WebDSL – a Case Study in Domain-Specific Language Engineering

Delft University of Technology: WebDSL – a Case Study in Domain-Specific Language Engineering The goal of domain-specific languages (DSLs) is to increase the productivity of software engineers by abstracting from low-level boilerplate code. Introduction of DSLs in the software development process requires a smooth workflow for the production of DSLs themselves. This requires technology for…

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Guidance Automation Toolkit: new release!

About Guidance Automation Toolkit & Extensions The Guidance Automation Extensions (GAX) expands the capabilities of Visual Studio by allowing architects and developers to run guidance packages, such as those included in Software Factories, which automate key development tasks from within the Visual Studio environment. The Guidance Automation Toolkit (GAT) is a guidance package which allows…

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Forrester Publishes Application Server Platforms Report, Q3 2007

Summary On July 11th, Forrester released its Application Server Platforms Wave. Forrester defines an application server platform as “infrastructure software for building Web and composite applications and, increasingly, applications based on service-oriented architecture (SOA) design principles”. Forrester evaluated 9 vendors in the assessment – BEA Systems, IBM, Magic Software, Microsoft, Oracle, Pegasystems, Red Hat’s JBoss…

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Patterns & Practices Performance Testing Guidance Project

The patterns & practices group has come out with a new community release of the Performance Testing Guidance project. The purpose of this project is to build some insightful and practical guidance around doing performance testing and using Visual Studio 2005. It’s a collaborative effort between industry experts, Microsoft ACE, patterns & practices, Premier, and…

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