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MODELS 2020
Fri 16 - Fri 23 October 2020
Wed 21 Oct 2020 13:15 - 13:35 at Room B - B2-MDE Process Support Chair(s): Jesús Sánchez Cuadrado

Conservative execution, end-to-end traceability, and context-aware resource handling are desirable features in model management build processes. Yet, none of the existing MDE-dedicated build tools (e.g. MTC-Flow, MWE2) support such features. An initial investigation of general-purpose build tools (e.g. ANT, Gradle) to assess whether we could build a workflow engine with support for these desirable features on top of it revealed limitations that could act as roadblocks for our work. As such, we decided to design and implement a new MDE-focused build tool (ModelFlow) from scratch to avoid being constrained by assumptions and technical constraints of these tools. We evaluated whether this decision was sensible by attempting to replicate its behaviour with Gradle in a typical model-driven engineering scenario. The evaluation highlighted scenarios where Gradle could not be extended to achieve the desirable behaviour which validates the decision to not base ModelFlow on top of it.

Wed 21 Oct
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13:15 - 14:30: B2-MDE Process SupportTechnical Track at Room B
Chair(s): Jesús Sánchez CuadradoUniversidad de Murcia
13:15 - 13:35
Full-paper
Technical Track
Beatriz SanchezUniversity of York, Dimitris KolovosUniversity of York, Richard PaigeMcMaster University
Pre-print Media Attached
13:35 - 13:55
Full-paper
Technical Track
Angela Barriga, Rogardt Heldal, Ludovico IovinoGran Sasso Science Institute, L'Aquila, Italy, Magnus Marthinsen, Adrian RutleWestern Norway University of Applied Sciences
13:55 - 14:15
Full-paper
Technical Track
14:15 - 14:30
Talk
Technical Track
Milena Guessi, Flavio OquendoIRISA (UMR CNRS) - Univ. Bretagne-Sud (UBS), Elisa Yumi NakagawaUniversity of São Paulo, Brazil
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