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June 2010 Blog Posts (14)

How to develop your MagicDraw plugin

MagicDraw is a great modeling tool for lot of reasons. First of all :

  • this is a mature tool,
  • enterprise ready,
  • and easy to use.
Then there's a lot of great side functionalities like :

  • reporting templates,
  • dependency matrix,
  • active validation
  • and even more!

But in a model driven environment, MagicDraw is great because of its… Continue

Added by Xavier Seignard on June 30, 2010 at 22:30 — No Comments

How to install MoDisco with Helios?

This year, for the Helios release, the Modeling Package offers a very simple way to install the Modeling components.

The Modeling Package is one of the Eclipse pre-packaged distributions available from the download page (

Once you have downloaded and launched this package, just click on the "Install Modeling Components" button from the…

Added by Frédéric Madiot on June 29, 2010 at 16:28 — No Comments

Model Driven Development: Code Generation or Model Interpretation?

During the Code Generation 2010 conference I was part of a Birds of a Feather (BoF) session about Code Generation versus Model Interpretation. It was an interesting, informal discussion with…


Added by Johan den Haan on June 29, 2010 at 7:00 — No Comments

Enterprise Analyst: An Executable UML tool

We are working on an interesting development of an MDA/xUML tool.

Enterprise Analyst ( currently offers:

- UML compilation (class diagram, states diagram, use case diagram)

- UML interpretation - from classes and states to objects and execution

- OCL and implementation language support (implementation by capture - the tool will generate "methods' code" as the modeler simulates its…


Added by Aleksandar Orlic on June 24, 2010 at 15:00 — No Comments

Using EMF to control Eclipse plugins development rules

Tuesday I participated to the 2nd Eclipse & OMG Symposium at Minneapolis.…


Added by Frédéric Madiot on June 23, 2010 at 22:58 — No Comments

Tailored Code Generators

Originally posted at The Metalevel.

I presented the following talk: DSL and tool support for Tailored Code Generators at Code Generation 2010, at Cambridge, UK on June 18th.…


Added by Pedro J. Molina on June 22, 2010 at 23:07 — No Comments

Model driven tools : the big list!

Original blog post here: Model driven tools : the big list!

I'll try to list all the MDE tools I know, I'll also try to reference them by their scope. Feel free to comment this list of MDE tools!

M2M/M2T tools:


Added by Xavier Seignard on June 19, 2010 at 21:13 — 10 Comments

3 days raising the level of abstraction

(Original post here)

As already the last two years I had the chance to visit the Code Generation conference in Cambridge. The past years I had the chance to held a session, this time my proposals were not accepted, so I’m just attending here. The good thing is that I could just lay back and relax all these…

Added by Karsten Thoms on June 18, 2010 at 10:30 — No Comments

Online-Survey: positive Experiences with MDSD

More than 90% of the persons who use MDSD will/would use it again in the future. Most frequently mentioned reasons for this were "faster development" and "better quality". At the same time the participants see a lot of potential for improvements in the tools.

An online-survey (in German only) has arrived to the above conclusions. The survey has been run by Forschungszentrum Informatik Karlsruhe… Continue

Added by Marcus Munzert on June 18, 2010 at 9:30 — No Comments

Observations and trends, update during Code Generation 2010

Based on what I posted a few weeks ago, I wrote another blog on trends in model driven development, extending my observations with what I heard from others during Code Generation 2010.

Added by Angelo Hulshout on June 17, 2010 at 22:55 — No Comments

Lessons learned in building a Model Driven Software Factory

The slides of my talk at Code Generation 2010 "Lessons learned in building a Model Driven Software Factory". I will write some articles based on the content in my presentation and publish them on my blog in the upcoming weeks.…


Added by Johan den Haan on June 17, 2010 at 18:08 — No Comments

UI generation for embedded medical devices - slides

Hi all,
here are the slides of our presentation with Dr. Sandor Dolgos, held today at CG2010.

Thanks to everyone who attended.…


Added by Istvan Rath on June 17, 2010 at 15:42 — No Comments

Introducing MDSD

My slides about it.

Added by Pedro J. Molina on June 17, 2010 at 7:55 — 1 Comment

Try a Concrete based, EMF compatible Metamodel Editor at Code Generation Conference

During my talk at Code Generation Conference next Thursday, I will not only introduce the Concrete Model Editor, but also show an example metamodel editor based on Concrete. It is compatible with the original EMF/ECore metamodels but runs in the webbrowser and brings a new look and feel:

Also see the conference program:… Continue

Added by Martin Thiede on June 14, 2010 at 19:00 — No Comments

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