OOAD


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OOAD

(Object-Oriented Analysis & Design) See object-oriented analysis and object-oriented design.
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In other words, all tests are designed against requirements and are devised in parallel with the OOAD activities.
However, we only document what we need, to get a very shallow understanding of the requirement--the details get filled in during a subsequent iteration immediately prior to OOAD and coding.
The OOAD course focuses on the fundamentals of component-based development, drawing upon the industry-standard Unified Modeling Language (UML) notation.
Specifications developed by the OPEN Object Alliance will support all of the leading OOAD notations that are popular today, including: Booch, Class Relation, Coad, Fusion, Martin/Odell, MOSES, OMT, Responsibility-Driven Development (RDD), Shlaer/Mellor, and SOMA.
With an open standard in place, this design model could be read by other OOAD modeling tools and support a variety of 3GL and 4GL construction tools.
Last summer, BT invited leading OOAD tools vendors to compete for selection as BT's corporate-wide object-oriented design tool supplier.
s Paradigm Plus, a powerful OOAD tool that supports Enterprise Component Modeling (ECM), code generation and reverse engineering, are now integrated with OSMOS.
PLATINUM's Clear Lake Lab (formerly ProtoSoft) was the first to support the Fusion method, a second-generation OOAD methodology introduced in 1992 that was designed to integrate, unify, and extend features from the OMT, Booch, CRC, and Objectory methods.