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The Early Identification of Functional and Non-Functional Crosscutting Concerns

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International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2012 by IJCA Journal
Volume 46 - number13
Year of Publication: 2012
Authors:
Narender Singh
Nasib Singh Gill
10.5120/6971-9507

Narender Singh and Nasib Singh Gill. Article: The Early Identification of Functional and Non-Functional Crosscutting Concerns. International Journal of Computer Applications 46(13):25-32, May 2012. Full text available. BibTeX

@article{key:article,
	author = {Narender Singh and Nasib Singh Gill},
	title = {Article: The Early Identification of Functional and Non-Functional Crosscutting Concerns},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2012},
	volume = {46},
	number = {13},
	pages = {25-32},
	month = {May},
	note = {Full text available}
}

Abstract

Over the last few years, several research efforts have been devoted for handling crosscutting concerns at the early phases of software development especially at requirements level. These efforts are meaningless unless all the crosscutting concerns are properly identified. Many approaches only consider non-functional concerns as crosscutting concerns. However, crosscutting concerns may also be functional. In this paper, we are proposing an integrated approach that supports complete separation of concerns i. e. handles both functional and non-functional concerns as crosscutting. Our work will surely contribute some positive in this direction

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