Journal of Software, Vol 6, No 4 (2011), 574-583, Apr 2011
doi:10.4304/jsw.6.4.574-583

Reasoning About Quantitative Architectural Attributes (Invited Paper)

Lamia Labed Jilani, Imen Derbel, Khaled Bsaies, Hamdi Nasreddine, Ali Mili

Abstract


It is widely accepted that software architectures represent non functional attributes of software systems. Yet we know of no Architectural Description Language that provides automated support for reasoning about such attributes. In this paper we discuss our ongoing research in representing and reasoning about non functional properties of software

architectures.



Keywords


Software architecture, non functional attributes, ACME, Wright, response time, throughput, reliability, security, availability, maintainability

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