Use case description has gained a wide acceptance among the many techniques available for information systems requirements specification. However, piecing up all the details required for the production of a high quality use case can be a daunting task, especially for students and novice requirements professionals. This paper presents an approach aiming at… (More)
Antes de descrever detalhes mais específicos do trabalho, alguns conceitos envolvidos necessitam ser discutidos. As seções 2.1, 2.2 e 2.3 apresentam resumidamente estes conceitos.
— Game theory has been successfully used to analyze situations in several areas, such as economics, politics, sociology and biology. The Incremental Funding Method (IFM) is a well known technique for optimizing the financial return of software projects under monopolistic conditions. This paper presents a new approach for the maximization of software… (More)
Use cases are widely used for functional requirements elicitation and specification of information systems. However, writing use case textual specifications for Software Product Lines is a laborious task and the resulting model can become overloaded for practical use. To overcome these issues, a two-phase method is proposed: in the first phase, a set of… (More)
Regulatory compliance of business operations and practices is increasingly becoming an area of great concern for management, costing tens of billions of dollars in compliance actions a year. This paper presents a method for validating business processes with respect to the business rules. In the proposed method, business processes are modeled with UML… (More)