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Unified Modeling Language (UML)

  1. Bran Selic

Published Online: 13 JUL 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470050118.ecse409

Wiley Encyclopedia of Computer Science and Engineering

Wiley Encyclopedia of Computer Science and Engineering

How to Cite

Selic, B. 2008. Unified Modeling Language (UML). Wiley Encyclopedia of Computer Science and Engineering. 1–7.

Author Information

  1. Malina Software Corporation, Nepean, Ontario, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 JUL 2008

Abstract

The Unified Modeling Language is a language used for analysis and design of software-based systems. This is an entry for the Software Engineering Encyclopedia that gives an overview of UML.

Keywords:

  • software modeling;
  • modeling languages;
  • UML;
  • unified modeling language;
  • model-driven development;
  • MDD;
  • model driven architecture;
  • MDA