A Controlled Experiment for Selecting Transformations based on Quality Attributes in the context of MDA

@article{Genero2007ACE,
  title={A Controlled Experiment for Selecting Transformations based on Quality Attributes in the context of MDA},
  author={Marcela Genero and Mario Piattini and Silvia Mara Abrah{\~a}o and Emilio Insfr{\'a}n and Jos{\'e} A. Cars{\'i} and Isidro Ramos},
  journal={First International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement (ESEM 2007)},
  year={2007},
  pages={498-498}
}
In this paper, we briefly introduce a controlled experiment to investigate the selection of alternative transformation rules through which to obtain UML class diagrams from a Requirements Model. The main goal of this experiment was to determine which of the transformation rules for structural relationships between classes (association (Al), aggregation (A2) and association class (A3)) produces the UML class diagram that is easiest to understand. More details about the transformations and about… CONTINUE READING