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   Module II  

Module I Module II Module III

Sl. No Title Duration
5. Software Design Level Model
 Software development is risky business  
 Available guidance is not enough  
 Example of Potential Benefits  
 Example of Potential Benefits: Design Reuse  
 What is needed...  
 Programming vs. Architecture  
 The Notion of Design Levels  
 Model of Software Scale  
 Prevalent Forces in Software Decision-Making  
 Key motivating forces at each scale  
 Design Patterns  
 Example: Observer Pattern  
 Pattern Form/Template  
 Several Key Types of Patterns/Solutions  
 Patterns - Examples  
 Common Interface Pattern  
 Horizontal-Vertical-Metadata Pattern   
 Multi-Level Applicability  
 Partial Processing Pattern  
 Comparison of Design Pattern Approaches  
   
Summary  
6. Patterns for Concurrent and Network Objects 90 min
 Overview - Patterns for Concurrent and Networked Objects  
 Important Aspects of Concurrent & Networked Applications   
 Service Access & Configuration  
 Event Handling  
 Concurrency  
 Synchronization  
 Service Access and Configuration Patterns  
 Wrapper Facade Pattern  
 Wrapper Facade Pattern: Structure & Dynamics  
 Wrapper Facade Pattern : Implementations & Benefits  
 Event Handling Patterns  
 Reactor Pattern  
 Reactor Pattern: Structure  
 Reactor Pattern: Dynamics   
 Reactor Pattern: Implementation & Benefits  
 Synchronization Patterns  
 Thread-Safe Interface Pattern  
 Thread-Safe Interface Pattern : Implementation & Benefits  
 Concurrency Patterns  
 Monitor Object  
 Monitor Object: Structure  
 Monitor Object: Dynamics  
 Monitor Object: Implementation & Benefits  
 The POSA2 Pattern System  
   
 Summary  
7. Part I - Development Process and Intelligence Gathering Techniques  
 Heroic Programmers miss the Bigger Dragon  
 Solving Software Problems  
 Architecture-Centered Development Process  
 Planning Benefits  
 Intelligence Operations  
 Intelligence Gathering Techniques  
 Architecture Mining  
 Architecture Mining Process  
 Applicability of Mining   
 Design Elements  
 Potential Consequences of Design that is too flexible  
 Architecture Iteration  
 Software Processes  
 Architecture Process  
 Architecture Planning  
 The Macro Process: Architecture Iteration  
 The Micro Process: Architecture with Subprojects  
 Strategies to be used with Architecture Iteration  
 Architecture Judgment  
 Architectural Judgment - One form of Problem Solving  
     
 Summary  
7. Part II - Software Architecture Action Guide  
 Why do we care about Software Architecture?  
 Software Architecture: Components and Relationships  
 Software Architecture: Components and Interfaces  
 Software Architecture: Components and Location  
 Software Architecture: System-Level- Concerns  
 Architecting How To: Guiding Principles & Strategies  
 Architecting How To: Identify Components (initial cut)  
 Architecting How To: Model System Behavior  
 Architecting How To: Document Interfaces  
 Architecting How To: Allocate Components to Processes  
 Architecting How To: Function Requirements  
 Architecting How To: Non-Functional Requirements  
 Architecting How To: Architecture Context  
 Architecting How To: Sequence  
 Architecting How To: Validation  
 Arhitecting How To: Process overview  
  Role of the Architect  
   
 Summary  
7. Part III - Architectural Tools  
 OMG Metamodel Architecture  
 Meta Object Facility (MOF)  
 MOF Overview  
 Purpose of MOF  
 Meta Object Facility (MOF) Overview  
 OMG Modeling and Metadata Framework  
 MOF Tools  
 Common Warehouse Model  
 Common Warehouse Metamodel (CWM)  
 The CWM Metamodel  
 Overview of CWM Metamodel  
 Data Resource Matrix  
 Migration Scenario  
 CWM Tools  
OMG UML  
 UML 1.3, a quick update  
 The Object Constraint Language  
 OCL Example  
 UML 2.0 - following improvements are being considered  
 UML Tools  
 XML Metadata Interchange (XMI)  
 XMI Simplified  
 Mapping UML to XML  
 UML Model Transformation  
 XMI Tools  
 OMG IDL  
 Why is IDL needed?  
 New OMG IDL meta-type Component  
 Technology Independence of the IDL  
   
 Summary  
8. OMG Model Driven Architecture  
 Overview - Model Driven Architecture  
 Core Standards  
 RM-ODP and Meta-Model how another standard could be added  
 Relationship between MDA core and PIM/PSM  
 What sorts of behaviour will be incorporated into the PIM?  
 Development with MDA  
 Step I : The Platform - Independent Model  
 Step I : Structure of specification, refinement & design  
 Step I : PIM, annotated with stereotypes  
 Step - 2: The Platform - Specific Model (PSM)  
 Step II : Exchange services of an RM-ODP framework  
 PSM expressed using UML  
 Step 3: Generating the Application  
 Mapping a model into object  
 Mapping a model into an XML file  
 Using the MDA to generate a CCM Server  
 Developing in the MDA - Multiple Target Platforms  
 MDA Metamodel Example  
 Leveraging other Middleware and Client Platforms  
 Relating the Various Standards  
 System Lifecycle and the MDA Approach  
 MDA Integrates Across Computing Platform  
 MDA enables Model-Driven Integration  
 Example  

Module I Module II Module III