Building a Project Memory Using Semantic Design Rationale Process
Sonia Gueraich, Zizette Boufaîda
DOI: 10.4236/jsea.2011.46041   PDF   HTML     5,419 Downloads   8,840 Views   Citations


In the proposal, a construction project memory process based on the semantic annotation is presented. A project Mem-ory concerns the representation and the identification of the experience acquired during projects realization. The main feature of this approach is that the semantic annotation is used to build a continuous semantic design rationale process. We propose in this paper, a semantic traceability in four stages (identifying, structuring, annotating and integrating). The identification and the structuring phases use a model called Extended Marguerite model which fully considers the objectives of the project memory. The annotation phase exploits the results of precedent phase to prepare the final phase. Examples are presented from a case study in an Algerian firm called ENMTP. The architecture supporting the modelling engine is presented. Finally, an evaluation of the degree of the semantic annotation brought by proposed process is given.

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S. Gueraich and Z. Boufaîda, "Building a Project Memory Using Semantic Design Rationale Process," Journal of Software Engineering and Applications, Vol. 4 No. 6, 2011, pp. 356-370. doi: 10.4236/jsea.2011.46041.

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