Chapter 1. Introduction to the Unified Modeling Language

  1. Kevin Lano
  1. Kevin Lano

Published Online: 19 OCT 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470522622.ch1

UML 2 Semantics and Applications

UML 2 Semantics and Applications

How to Cite

Lano, K. (2009) Introduction to the Unified Modeling Language, in UML 2 Semantics and Applications (ed K. Lano), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470522622.ch1

Editor Information

  1. Department of Computer Science, King's College London, London, UK

Author Information

  1. Department of Computer Science, King's College London, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 OCT 2009
  2. Published Print: 19 OCT 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470409084

Online ISBN: 9780470522622

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Keywords:

  • Unified Modeling Language (UML) - class diagrams, state machines, use cases, interaction diagrams;
  • state machines and state machine notation;
  • Object Constraint Language (OCL) - textual notation of UML models

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Class Diagrams

  • Object Diagrams

  • Use Cases

  • State Machines

  • Object Constraint Language

  • Interaction Diagrams

  • Activity Diagrams

  • Deployment Diagrams

  • Relationships Between UML Models

  • Summary

  • References