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Migrating Business Logic to an Incremental Computing DSL : A Case Study. / Harkes, Daco C.; van Chastelet, Elmer; Visser, Eelco.

SLE 2018 - Proceedings of the 11th ACM SIGPLAN International Conference on Software Language Engineering. ed. / D. Pearce ; S. Friedrich ; T. Mayerhofer . New York, NY : Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2018. p. 83-96.

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Harkes, DC, van Chastelet, E & Visser, E 2018, Migrating Business Logic to an Incremental Computing DSL: A Case Study. in D Pearce , S Friedrich & T Mayerhofer (eds), SLE 2018 - Proceedings of the 11th ACM SIGPLAN International Conference on Software Language Engineering. Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), New York, NY, pp. 83-96, SLE 2018, Boston, United States, 5/11/18. https://doi.org/10.1145/3276604.3276617

APA

Harkes, D. C., van Chastelet, E., & Visser, E. (2018). Migrating Business Logic to an Incremental Computing DSL: A Case Study. In D. Pearce , S. Friedrich , & T. Mayerhofer (Eds.), SLE 2018 - Proceedings of the 11th ACM SIGPLAN International Conference on Software Language Engineering (pp. 83-96). New York, NY: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). https://doi.org/10.1145/3276604.3276617

Vancouver

Harkes DC, van Chastelet E, Visser E. Migrating Business Logic to an Incremental Computing DSL: A Case Study. In Pearce D, Friedrich S, Mayerhofer T, editors, SLE 2018 - Proceedings of the 11th ACM SIGPLAN International Conference on Software Language Engineering. New York, NY: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). 2018. p. 83-96 https://doi.org/10.1145/3276604.3276617

Author

Harkes, Daco C. ; van Chastelet, Elmer ; Visser, Eelco. / Migrating Business Logic to an Incremental Computing DSL : A Case Study. SLE 2018 - Proceedings of the 11th ACM SIGPLAN International Conference on Software Language Engineering. editor / D. Pearce ; S. Friedrich ; T. Mayerhofer . New York, NY : Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2018. pp. 83-96

BibTeX

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abstract = "To provide empirical evidence to what extent migration of business logic to an incremental computing language (ICL) is useful, we report on a case study on a learning management system. Our contribution is to analyze a real-life project, how migrating business logic to an ICL affects information system validatability, performance, and development effort.We find that the migrated code has better validatability; it is straightforward to establish that a program ‘does the right thing’. Moreover, the performance is better than the previous hand-written incremental computing solution. The effort spent on modeling business logic is reduced, but integrating that logic in the application and tuning performance takes considerable effort. Thus, the ICL separates the concerns of business logic and performance, but does not reduce effort.",
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