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2010 Company News

  

Starting from October 2010, "Baltijos programine iranga" (BPI) a representative of No Magic, Inc. (USA) in Europe will participate in an integrated project "Large Scale Choreographies for the Future Internet" (short title - CHOReOS), which is funded by European Commission (EC). The project will be lead by Thales Communications S.A. (a strategic No Magic customer) and will involve 15 organizations as partners - INRIA (premier France computer science research institute, which contributes actively to evolution of UML and model driven development), City University (premier London university, which uses MagicDraw in their computer science courses), Virtual Trip Ltd. (a Greece based group of 11 companies providing various ICT solutions) and others.

The goal of the project is to provide model-driven integrated development environment for choreography-centric service-oriented systems, which should be used in the Future Internet development. The project duration is 36 months (October 2010 - September 2012),  and the budget is 8.665.785 - with 6.385.000 - contribution from EC.

Most of the BPI contribution is in preparing modeling environment (meta-model, model samples, tools) for service choreography and technology transfer focusing on training courseware preparation and presentation of project results in conferences and journals.

BPI also contributes MagicDraw, Teamwork Server, and Cameo Business Modeler for usage in the CHOReOS project for creating service choreography meta-models and sample models.

UAB "Baltijos programine Iranga" is a wholly owned subsidiary of No Magic, Inc., US Corporation.

More about project: www.choreos.eu.

Needham, MA, USA - June 10, 2010 - OMG™ welcomes No Magic, Inc. as a Sponsor of the OMG Certified Systems Modeling Professional™ (OCSMP™) certification program, which certifies practitioners of Model-Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) using the OMG Systems Modeling Language (OMG SysML™). No Magic joins the UML Technology Institute (UTI) and founding sponsors IBM®, Lockheed Martin and Sparx Systems in support of this program. For more information, please visit http://www.omg.org/ocsmp.

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Needham, MA, USA - June 3, 2010 - OMG™ today announced that No Magic, Inc. has become a 2010 OMG Annual Sponsor at the tier-one Platinum level for a third consecutive year. As an active OMG member, representatives of No Magic are on OMG's Board of Directors, and Architecture Board, in addition to serving as co-chairs of the Process Metamodel Architecture Board Special Interest Group, the UPDM 1.1 Revision Task Force and the UML® Simplification Working Group. OMG, founded in 1989, is an international, open membership, not-for-profit computer industry consortium with more than 500 members worldwide, including government agencies, small and large IT users, vendors and research institutions.

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Darius Silingas, No Magic's principal trainer and consultant will present a case study 'Why MDA Fails: Analysis of an Unsuccessful Project' at the Code Generation 2010 Conference to be held in Cambridge, UK.

Mr. Silingas' presentation and case study will review an unsuccessful trial to adopt the Model-Driven Architecture (MDA) approach in a large scale, ongoing software development project. He will present the project issues, and revisit these, discussing what went wrong and how pitfalls could have been avoided.

The presention will take place Thursday, June 17th, 16:30 - 17:30.

Code Generation 2010 will be held at Murray Edwards College (formerly New Hall), Cambridge, UK on June 16-18. The Code Generation conference is Europe's leading event on Domain-Specific Languages, Model-Driven Software Development and Code Generation.

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Now UPDM users can generate all spreadsheet reports in both Excel and Open Document formats. New functionality allows to choose which format to use by generating reports from report wizard, table diagrams or quick generate report action.

Other improvements, especially for AV-1 and All View reports and bug fixes in UPDM 16.8 SP1 is provided in the New and Noteworthy section.

At the OOP 2010 exhibition No Magic presents the latest MagicDraw version and its plugins: SysML, Cameo SOA+, Cameo Data Modeler, and the upcoming Cameo Business Modeler, which supports BPMN 2.0. Also, we will present Cameo Team Server, an innovative new product that changes the nature of collaboration and requirements. Cameo Team Server allows developing Cameo Requirements+ schemas, requirements and storyboards collaboratively in a single repository.

Meet ant talk to MagicDraw developers face-to-face. Our staff will be more than happy to welcome you on January 26 - 28th at our booth No. 12.8 in ICM International Congress Center, Munich.

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