Semantics in Model-Driven Business Design

This position paper describes ongoing work in applying the new OMG standard called Semantics in Business Vocabulary and Rules (SBVR) to a model-based approach to business design and implementation. The work explores methods of specifying semantics and rules in SBVR’s “Structured English” as extensions of business models that are auto-matically translated to executable solutions.

By: Mark H. Linehan

Published in: RC24026 in 2006


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