A collection of articles and other publications about Rever and our line of products.
Belgian Technologies for Banks and Insurance Companies - Agoria
2011 Members Banking Technology Club.
DB-Main : Apresentação da Ferramenta
2015 A user-made presentation in Portuguese. By inf.unioeste.br
2008 The ability to evolve software rapidly and reliably is a major challenge for software engineering. Featuring important research themes in software evolution.
Encyclopedia of Database Technologies and Applications
2006 Case tools for database engineering. Designing and implementing a database comprising a few tables requires a level of expertise that is readily found among most experienced users, provided they are somewhat keen on office productivity tools.
Strategy for Database Application Evolution: The DB-MAIN Approach
October 2003 While recent data management technologies, e.g., object-oriented, address the problem of databases schema evolution, standard information systems currently in use raise challenging problems when evolution is concerned. This paper studies database evolution from the developer point of view. It shows how requirements changes are propagated to the database schemas, to the data and to the programs through a general strategy.
Advances in Conceptual Modeling
November 1999 The DBRE functions of DB-MAIN. Several industrial projects have proved that powerful techniques and tools are essential to support DBRE, especially the data structure extraction process, in realistic size projects.
DB-MAIN: A next generation meta-CASE
April 1999 This paper describes the DB-MAIN meta-CASE architecture that attempts to conciliate seemingly contradictory goals concerning efficiency, ergonomics, evolution, reuse and ontologies integration. The architecture is based on two layers, the first of which includes built-in basic concepts and functions that should be part of every Information System oriented CASE tool.
1996 This paper analyzes the requirements that CASE tools should meet for effective database reverse engineering (DBRE), and proposes a general architecture for data-centered applications reverse engineering CASE environments.
Entity-Relationship Approach - ER '94. Business Modelling and Re-Engineering
December 1994 The DB-Main database engineering environment (DB-Main CASE tool, for short) is to be used as an experimental research laboratory, as an industrial tool, and as an educational tool as well. Just like any CASE tool, DB-Main offers the standard functions for specifications entry, management, consultation, validation, storing and reporting.