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- Object-oriented functional specs are key to surprise-free... Harrold, Dave // Control Engineering;Jun98, Vol. 45 Issue 8, p79
Discusses the advantages offered by using object-based modeling techniques in functional specification development of a computer. Purposes of functional specifications; Possible implications of a failure to develop a comprehensive functional specification; Significant features of object-based...
- A unified object topology. Tepfenhart, William M.; Cusick, James J. // IEEE Software;Jan/Feb97, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p31
Describes the Unified Object Topology which uses a technology's domain dependency and implementation detail to organize relationships with other technologies and identify how the system will evolve. Framework development; Map making; Technology terrain; Domain models and architectural styles.
- Microsoft fights to push `open' object technology. Moeller, Michael; Leach, Norvin // PC Week;10/07/96, Vol. 13 Issue 40, p6
Reports on Microsoft Corp.'s plan to turn to component object model (COM) and other object technology over to the Open Group. Possibility of clearing some of the technical hurdles to COM-COBRA interoperability; Unresolved issues; The significance of the move. INSET: Microsoft exposes its objects.
- SELECTIVE MULTIPLE INHERITANCE. Dori, Dov; Tatcher, Erez // IEEE Software;May94, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p77
Proposes a generalized object-oriented approach that supports selective multiple inheritance. Basis of the method; Discussion of inheritance as an important feature of object-oriented analysis; Advantages of multiple inheritance.
- DESIGNING Object-Oriented DOCUMENTATION. Beg, Visnja // Intercom;Jul/Aug2000, Vol. 47 Issue 7, p22
Offers tips for designing object-oriented documentation. Writing style; Writing procedural components; Encapsulating components; Tools.
- Evolving ORBs to converge on the middle tier. Gonsalves, Antone // PC Week;05/04/98, Vol. 15 Issue 18, p45
Comments on the evolution of object request brokers (ORB) from stand alone products to standard components of application servers. Where the ORB market is likely to go; Hewlett-Packard (HP) Co.'s integration of Iona Technologies Inc.'s Orbix ORB with the HP-UX operating system; Why HP chose to...
- Real-life object-oriented systems. Lauesen, Soren // IEEE Software;Mar/Apr98, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p76
Explores the advantages and disadvantages of object-oriented (OO) development with regard to connecting databases, applications, and screen objects. Background information on OO; Three basic architectures in OO; Development and usability of OO in the final system.
- Objects ease technology development. Johnson, Larry // National Underwriter / Property & Casualty Risk & Benefits Manag;02/03/97, Vol. 101 Issue 5, p9
Claims that insurance executives should add `object-oriented technology' to their lexicon if they have not already done so. What are objects in the insurance industry; Benefits of object-oriented technology; Definition of object technology terms.
- Automated support for modeling OO software. Koskimies, Kai; Systa, Tarja; Tuomi, Jyrki; Männistö, Tatu // IEEE Software;Jan/Feb98, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p87
Focuses on the use of the object-oriented approach to software development. Problem of how to derive executable software components from requirements; Features of object-oriented CASE tools; Information on object-oriented analysis design (OOAD).