Build a Business UI from EMF Model using EMF Forms

Most the development effort is spent on Displaying the content of the model and allowing editing options on the same. How about you just create the EMF model and you are provided with a Commercially usable UI that is ready to us with Validation, Save and Load mechanism and can also be shared across the network if required.

EMF Forms and Emf Client Platform are a perfect example of this framework. In this talk we would like to demonstrate the power of EMF Forms and its applications in the engineering market when it comes to Configuration and Data Collection Tool.

 
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Outline/structure of the Session

  • Introduction to EMF Forms
  • Design of an Ecore & Demonstrate it using EMF Client Platform
  • Recalibrate our Ecore and GenModel to generate the desired output
  • Concept behind EMF Client Platform and similar projects in Eclipse World
  • ANCIT's Experience with this Platform

Learning Outcome

  • Rapid Application Development
  • Effort on better things than UI Development
  • Quick Role Out with Commercial Capabilities

Target Audience

Eclipse Plugin Developers, Modelling Guys

schedule Submitted 5 months ago

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  • Pradeep Balachandran
    By Pradeep Balachandran  ~  4 months ago
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    Hi Malai, Thanks for the proposal on an interesting use of EMF for common applications. I suggest combining this with the your other proposal on EMF. This will be a great use-case to emphasize EMF as a viable framework for business apps.


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