There's nothing theoretical about this book. It explains UML in the context of your real-world challenges. It's organized around the activities you'll need to perform. It focuses on the UML elements you'll find most useful. And it offers specific solutions for the problems you're most likely to face.
Drawing on extensive experience, the authors offer pragmatic explanations and guidance on core techniques ranging from use cases to sequence diagrams, architectural patterns to application and database modeling. You'll find practical coverage of using UML to support testing, as well as a full chapter on UML 2.0 and its implications.
Whether you're a manager, programmer, architect, database designer, or documentation specialist, UML for Mere Mortals will help you achieve your goals with UML... simply, quickly, painlessly....Continua