|Nested Components Allocation Supported by Graph Transformation|
L. Kotulski, kotulski(at)ii.uj.edu.pl
Jagiellonian University, Institute of Computer Science, Nawojki 11, 30-072 Cracow, Poland
Abstract. The use of UML for software specification leads usually to lots of diagrams showing different aspects and components of the software system in a several view. Complex components are constructed by composing in parallel more elementary components and as a result the overall architecture of the system is described as a hierarchical composition of primitive components, which at the execution time may be allocated on distributed environment. The task of specifying such a system quickly becomes unmanageable without the help of some structuring tool. This paper discusses how these problems can be solved by graph transformation mechanism based on edNLC class of grammar.
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