UML 2001: A Standardization Odyssey

  title={UML 2001: A Standardization Odyssey},
  author={Cris Kobryn},
  journal={Commun. ACM},
proposing the UML specification for international standardization. It is anticipated that the “fast track” PAS process will complete sometime next year, at which time UML will be formally recognized as an international standard for information technology. The major benefits of international standardization for a specification include wide recognition and acceptance, which typically enlarge the market for products based on it. However, these benefits often demand a high price. Standardization… CONTINUE READING