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Author Tilley, Scott R.
Source CiteSeerX
Content type Text
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Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Subject Keyword Domain-retargetable Reverse Engineering Iii ♦ Conceptual Modeling ♦ Extensi Ble Method ♦ Reverse Engineering Environment ♦ Introduction Reverse Engineering Technology ♦ Pre Hy Per ♦ Ar Tifacts ♦ Small Activity ♦ Complex Information Web ♦ Layered Modeling Approach ♦ Ongoing Work ♦ Domain Retargetable Reverse Engineering Environment ♦ Reverse Engineering Pro Ce ♦ Reverse Engineering ♦ Relational Database Hypertext ♦ Structural Relationship ♦ Arti Fact ♦ Formation Space ♦ Keywords Domain ♦ Structural Understanding
Abstract This paper describes ongoing work on a domain# retargetable reverse engineering environment which is used to aid the structural understanding of large in# formation spaces. In particular# it presents a layered modeling approach to representing three classes of ar# tifacts manipulated during the reverse engineering pro# cess. The approach provides a practical and extensi# ble method of integrating existing tools and techniques into a reverse engineering environment by leveraging results from other areas# such as relational databases# hypertext# and conceptual modeling. Keywords# domain#retargetable# modeling# reverse engineering. 1 Introduction Reverse engineering technologies can be used to aid hyperstructure understanding #HSU## identifying arti# facts and understanding their structural relationships in complex information webs. HSU is an objective rather than a well#de#ned process #1#. The pre#x hy# per is used to distinguish HSU from the in#the#small activity of understanding the...
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG ♦ Career/Technical Study
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 1995-01-01