Fractal Component Model
Fractal is a modular and extensible component model that can be used with various programming languages to design, implement, deploy and reconfigure various systems and applications, from operating systems to middleware platforms and to graphical user interfaces. The goal of Fractal is to reduce the development, deployment and maintenance costs of software systems in general, and of OW2 projects in particular. The Fractal model already uses some well known design patterns, such as separation of interface and implementation and, more generally, separation of concerns, in order to achieve this goal. There is also ongoing research work to get even closer to this goal. Fractal is hosted and developed by the OW2 consortium. It is distributed under the LGPL open-source license.
Other articles related to "fractal component model, fractal, fractal components, fractal component":
... The currently available Fractal tools are listed below Fractal ADL parser is a tool made of several Fractal components that can describe and parse Fractal ... Fractal GUI editor is a tool made of several Fractal components that provides a graphical tool to design and edit Fractal component configurations ... Fractal Explorer console is a tool that provides a way for reconfiguring and managing Fractal-based applications at runtime ...
Famous quotes containing the words model and/or component:
“The best way to teach a child restraint and generosity is to be a model of those qualities yourself. If your child sees that you want a particular item but refrain from buying it, either because it isnt practical or because you cant afford it, he will begin to understand restraint. Likewise, if you donate books or clothing to charity, take him with you to distribute the items to teach him about generosity.”
—Lawrence Balter (20th century)
“... no one knows anything about a strike until he has seen it break down into its component parts of human beings.”
—Mary Heaton Vorse (18741966)