Archive for the ‘MDSD’ Category

Executable HMI Specifications with Flash and Yakindu Statecharts

Monday, July 19th, 2010

Human machine interfaces (HMI) are inherently interactive and dynamical. An important goal of HMI engineering is to optimize the interaction between the human being and the machine. The ergonomics and efficiency of an HMI is mainly driven by the quality of its design. This makes the HMI design a central ...

First Embedded Project at Eclipse Labs

Wednesday, June 16th, 2010

At the weekend i set up the yakindu project at Eclipse Labs. Initially we planned to provide public access to source code, issue tracker, forums, etc. by hosting the project on Sourceforge. That plan changed when the Eclipse Foundation announced on May 13th that they coorperate with Google on the project ...

Yakindu Statechart Tools 1.1.0

Saturday, June 12th, 2010

At the beginning of this month we have built the 1.1.0 release of the Yakindu Statechart Tools (SCT). This version is build for Eclipse 3.5 (Galileo). And contains some important improvements like: a new simulation engine that applies the java code generator to make sure that simulation and generated java code ...

YAKINDU Statechart Tools: M02

Wednesday, April 8th, 2009

After about a month of work the M02 version of the statechart tools is online. This version contains some new features that are very valuable like a Java code generator, a UML2 transformation,  and a common expression language for guard and action expressions. Existing parts like the simulation engine, the ...

YAKINDU Statechart Tools published

Monday, March 9th, 2009

Today we (the itemis Yakindu team) published the first version (M01) of the YAKINDU Statechart Tools.  The Yakindu development tools are a tool kit for model based development and the statechart tools are the first module provided by this project. The tools apply the concept of state machines that are well ...

GRAIL

Saturday, May 17th, 2008

Nein - es geht nicht um Groovy und Webentwicklung, sondern um ein Stück Software-Engineering-Historie das mich richtig beeindruckt hat. GRAIL die GRAphical Input Language ist Teil eines Systems welches Ende der 60er Jahre von der RAND-Company entwickelt wurde. Dabei handelt es sich um eine Flowchart-Sprache, mit der die Anwendungssoftware dieses Systems ...

YAKINDU ist eine Reise wert

Sunday, April 6th, 2008

In dem DUMONT-Reiseführer "Land der Ideen - 365 Ideen aus Deutschland, die in die Zukunft tragen" wird auf Seite 157 YAKINDU als einen von 366 ausgezeichneten Orten (2008 ist ja ein Schaltjahr) vorgestellt und auf den 4. September hingewiesen an dem man bei uns alles über die modellgetriebene Entwicklung eingebetteter Systeme erfahren kann.        Unter ...