Software Specification Methods

Software Specification Methods

By: Henri Habrias (editor), Marc Frappier (editor)Hardback

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This title provides a clear overview of the main methods, and has a practical focus that allows the reader to apply their knowledge to real-life situations. The following are just some of the techniques covered: UML, Z, TLA+, SAZ, B, OMT, VHDL, Estelle, SDL and LOTOS.

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Henri Habrias, University of Nantes, France Marc Frappier, University of Sherbrooke, Canada


Preface. Part 1: State-Based Approaches. 1. Z (J. Bowen). 2. SAZ (F. Polack). 3. B (H. Diab and M. Frappier). 4. From UML Diagrams to B Specifications (R. Laleau and A. Mammar). 5. UML+Z: Augmenting UML with Z, N. Amalio (F. Polack and S. Stepney). 6. ASM, E. Borger (A. Gargantini and E. Riccobene). 7. TLA+ (L. Lamport). Part 2: Event-Based Approaches. 8. Action Systems (J. Sinclair). 9. Event B (D.Cansell and D. Mery). 10. VHDL (L. Pierre). 11. Estelle (E. Lallet and J.-L. Raffy). 12. SDL (P. Poizat). 13. (E)-Lotos (K. Turner and M. Sighireanu). 14. EB3 (F. Gervais and M. Frappier). Part 3: Other Formal Approaches. 15. Casl (H. Baumeister and D. Bert). 16. Coq (J.-F. Monin). 17. Petri Nets (A. Choquet-Geniet and P. Richard). 18. Petri Nets with Objects (C. Sibertin-Blanc). Part 4: Comparison and Glossary. 19. A Comparison of the Specification Methods (M. Frappier, H. Habrias and P. Poizat). 20. Glossary, H. Habrias (P. Poizat and M. Frappier). Glossary. Index.

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  • ISBN13: 9781905209347
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 444
  • ID: 9781905209347
  • weight: 780
  • ISBN10: 1905209347

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