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In order to design a better web-based system, a designer would like to have notations to visualize how design experts’ know-how can be applied according to one's specific social and technology situation. We propose the combined use of a goal-oriented language GRL and a scenarios-oriented notation UCM for representing design knowledge of web-based systems and information systems in general. Goals are used to depict business objectives, functional and non-functional system requirements. Tasks are used in the exploration of alternative technologies and their operationalizations into system constructs. Actors are used to do role-based analysis on social relationships. Scenarios are used to describe elaborated business processes or workflow. The approach is illustrated with an example of designing a web-based training system.

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Title Designing Web-Based Systems in Social Context: A Goal and Scenario Based Approach
Authors Lin Liu and Eric Yu
Type Conference
Conference/Journal Title CAISE'02: Fourteenth International Conference on Advanced Information Systems Engineering
Volume/Number LNCS 2348
Editors A. Banks Pidduck, J. Mylopoulos, C.C. Woo, M. Tamer Ozsu
Publisher Springer-Verlag
Month May
Year 2002
Pages 37-51
DOI 10.1007/3-540-47961-9_6
Keywords GRL, Goal-oriented Requirements Language, Use Case Maps, User Requirements notation, Scenarios, URN, Web Systems
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