Applying Use Cases: A Practical Guide / Edition 1

Applying Use Cases: A Practical Guide / Edition 1

by Geri Schneider, Jason P. Winters, Jason Winters
     
 

Use case analysis is a methodology for defining the outward features of a software system from the user's point of view. Applying Use Cases, Second Edition, offers a clear and practical introduction to this cutting-edge software development technique. Using numerous realistic examples and a detailed case study, students are guided through the application ofSee more details below

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Use case analysis is a methodology for defining the outward features of a software system from the user's point of view. Applying Use Cases, Second Edition, offers a clear and practical introduction to this cutting-edge software development technique. Using numerous realistic examples and a detailed case study, students are guided through the application of use case analysis in the development of software systems.

This new edition has been updated and expanded to reflect the Unified Modeling Language (UML) version 1.3. It also includes more complex and precise examples, descriptions of the pros and cons of various use case documentation techniques, and discussions on how other modeling approaches relate to use cases.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780201309812
Publisher:
Addison-Wesley
Publication date:
08/28/1998
Series:
Object Technology Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
7.28(w) x 9.16(h) x 0.45(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface to Second Edition
Preface
Ch. 1Getting Started1
Ch. 2Identifying System Boundaries11
Ch. 3Documenting Use Cases27
Ch. 4Advanced Use Case Documentation Techniques51
Ch. 5Diagramming Use Cases67
Ch. 6Level of Detail79
Ch. 7Documenting Use Cases89
Ch. 8Reviews101
Ch. 9Dividing Large Systems123
Ch. 10Use Cases and the Project Plan143
Ch. 11Constructing and Delivering a System159
App. A: Resources171
App. BDocumentation Templates175
App. CUML Notation179
App. DSending Results of the Use Case Estimator185
App. EOrder-Processing System187
Index239

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