Synopses & Reviews
This Second Edition instructs the reader on methods to fully exploit CASE tools when utilizing large, complex software projects. Packed with practical examples, it presents the advantages of object-oriented design and in-depth discussions of two of their commercially available tools. How to restructure large quantities of code in a clean and maintainable fashion through reengineering is given a full explanation. Also covers the latest developments in integrating CASE and design repositories plus updated tool profiles reflecting product upgrades, along with the names of actual tool vendors.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 325-328) and index.
Table of Contents
The Case for CASE.
Where CASE Fits In.
CASE in the Software Development Process.
TRADITIONAL CASE METHODOLOGIES.
The Structured Analysis Methodology.
Data Modeling Methodologies.
EMERGING CASE METHODOLOGIES.
User Interface Design Methodologies.
Reengineering and Code Refurbishment.
SPECIFIC CASE TOOLS.
Analysis and Design Tools.
Specialized Design Tools.
User Interface Design Tools.
MANAGING CASE TECHNOLOGY.
A View From On Top.
Introducing CASE into Your Organization.
Technological Trends in CASE.