Comparing Two Model Transformation Approaches

@inproceedings{Kster2004ComparingTM,
  title={Comparing Two Model Transformation Approaches},
  author={Jochen Malte K{\"u}ster and Shane Sendall and Michael Wahler},
  year={2004}
}
For the MDA vision to become a reality, there must be a viable means to perform model-to-model transformation. In this paper, we compare and contrast two approaches to model transformation: one is a graph transformation-based approach, and the other is a relational approach, based on the QVT-Merge submission for OMG’s MOF 2.0 Query/View/Transformation Request for Proposal. We apply them both to a common example, which involves transforming UML statemachines to a CSP specification, and we look… CONTINUE READING