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Analysis and Evaluation

An Economics-Driven Approach for Valuing Scalability in Distributed Architectures. Rami Bahsoon, Wolfgang Emmerich

Efficient Quality Impact Analyses for Iterative Architecture Construction. Thorsten Keuler, Dirk Muthig, Takayuki Uchida

On the Quantitative Analysis of Architecture Stability in Aspectual Decompositions. Ambra Molesini, Alessandro Garcia, Christina Chavez, Thaís Batista


Analyzing the Evolution of Large-Scale Software Systems using Design Structure Matrices and Design Rule Theory: Two Exploratory Cases. Matthew LaMantia, Yuanfang Cai, Alan MacCormack, John Rusnak

Interplay of Architecture, Business Goals, and Current Technology in the Evolution of Call Center Systems. John Klein

The MeDICi Integration Framework: A Platform for High Performance Data Streaming Applications. Ian Gorton, Adam Wynne, Justin Almquist, Jack Chatterton

Case Studies

An Integrated Lightweight Software Architecture for Mobile Business Applications. Serhan Dagtas, Yuri Natchetoi, Huaigu Wu, Louenas Hamdi

Component Model and Architecture of Smart Devices for Elderly. Tsung-Yen Chen, Pei-Hsuan Tsai, Ting-Shuo Chou, Chi-Sheng Shih, Tei-Wei Kuo, Jane W.S. Liu, Anitha Thamizhmani

Media Player Software in a System of Subsystems. Jack Goossen, Tomas Henriksson

uDesign: End-User Design Applied to Monitoring and Control Applications for Smart Spaces. João Pedro Sousa, Vahe Poladian, Bradley Schmerl, Alex Brodsky


Coordination Implications of Software Architecture in a Global Software Development Project. Alberto Avritzer, Daniel Paulish, Yuanfang Cai

Teaching Software Architecture Design. Tomi Männistö, Juha Savolainen, Varvana Myllärniemi

A Just-In-Time Architectural Knowledge Sharing Portal Rik Farenhorst, Ronald Izaks, Patricia Lago, Hans Van Vliet

Patterns and Styles

A Pattern-Based Approach to Development of Service Mediators for Protocol Mediation. Xitong Li, Yushun Fan, Jian Wang, Li Wang, Feng Jiang

Analysis of Architecture Pattern Usage in Legacy System Architecture Documentation. Neil B. Harrison, Paris Avgeriou

Combining Pattern Languages and Architectural Decision Models in a Comprehensive and Comprehensible Design Method. Olaf Zimmermann, Uwe Zdun, Thomas Gschwind, Frank Leymann

Introducing Recovery Style for Modeling and Analyzing System Recovery. Hasan Sözer, Bedir Tekinerdogan

Requirements and Design I

Guiding Architectural Decisions with the Influencing Factors Method. Pia Stoll, Anders Wall, Christer Norström

Value-Based Design Decision Rationale Documentation: Principles and Empirical Feasibility Study. Davide Falessi, Giovanni Cantone, Philippe Kruchten

The Role of Dependency Links in Ensuring Architectural View Consistency. Alek Radjenovic, Richard Paige

Requirements and Design II

Using Types to Enforce Architectural Structure. Jonathan Aldrich

Towards Automated Solution Synthesis and Rationale Capture in Decision-Centric Architecture Design. Xiaofeng Cui, Yanchun Sun, Hong Mei

Architectural Effects on Requirements Decisions: An Exploratory Study. James Miller, Remo Ferrari, Nazim Madhavji

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