Conference Paper

A UML-driven enterprise architecture case study

ArmourIT, LLC, USA
DOI: 10.1109/HICSS.2003.1174185 Conference: System Sciences, 2003. Proceedings of the 36th Annual Hawaii International Conference on
Source: IEEE Xplore

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