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PolarSys NG661 Designer

ARINC661 part 2 project defines a language that can be used by any airframe manufacturer to formally specify modern graphical user interface (tactile support, animation, ...).

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SE Trends looks at Papyrus-IM!

Earlier this month, The Systems Engineering Trends blog featured an article from my friend Michael Jastram about one of my variants: Papyrus for Information Modeling (or Papyrus-IM for short). You might remember Michael from earlier this year (see here)

For those who do not know, Papyrus-IM is:

My past and future -An interview

If you are not aware of the Modeling Languages blog, you are missing one of the best sources of up-to-date modelling information on the web!  And I’m not just saying that because of the recent great interview about me!

A rover powered by me!

It appears that Nicolas, apparently a student at Queen’s University (in Kingston, Canada), has been using me and my real-time variant (which, by the ways, recently released a new version ) to drive a rover and do all sorts of neat stuff around it!

Check out some videos he’s made on YouTube:

Capella 1.1.0

Capella 1.1.0 is a major release:

  • 97 bugs have been fixed
  • 44 evolutions have been implemented

These corrections involve:

  • REC-RPL mechanism
  • The Core of Capella
  • Library management
  • Documentation
  • Diagram management
  • Transition system
  • Model Validation
  • Capella user interface
  • Diff-Merge component adaptation
Release Date: 
Saturday, December 31, 2016

Eclipse Safety Framework 0.7.0

This release is the initial release of the Eclipse Safety Framework (ESF) project.

The main features for this release are:

  • Meta-models and profiles of ESFCore, ESFArchitectureConcepts, ESFSafetyConcepts, ESFBehaviors and ESFProperties;
  • Import UML model;
  • FMEA;
  • Local Analysis.
Release Date: 
Thursday, January 5, 2017