Developing Business Applications using Jetbrains MPS: interview with Daniel Stieger

Why this interview? This time I sat down with Daniel Stieger, who is the co-founder of a well known consulting company in the Language Engineering field. We met at at Jetbrains MPS meeting in Munich last year and our companies (ours Strumenta and his Modellwerkstatt) offer similar services. So for us it was a great opportunity […]

Paper accepted at MiSE@ICSE 2013: A model-based approach to language integration

Paper accepted at [email protected] 2013: A model-based approach to language integration

We got recently a paper accepted at the workshop on modeling in software engineering. The paper was written with Antonio Vetrò, Marco Torchiano, Markus Völter and Bernd Kolb. Applications nowadays are written using more than one language: typically some sort of general purpose language and a constellation of complementary languages (SQL, HTML, XML, Scripting languages, DSLs). Between artefacts […]

Using a language workbench for language integration

  Nowadays each project is realised using a plethora of languages. Think about some classical scenarios: A web application: Css, Javascript, Html and a general purpose language for server side elaborations (for example Java) A Java framework using XML for configuration SQL snippets embedded in a general purpose language In this scenarios different languages have to interact. The problem […]

The C to mbeddr-C importer_ a first look

The C to mbeddr-C importer: a first look

Currently I am in Munich, working at Fortiss, an institute of the Technische Universität München. I am here to work on mbeddr, which is a super-cool project. mbeddr supports embedded software development based on an extensible version of C language and IDE. Existing extensions include interfaces with pre- and postconditions, components, state machines and physical units, […]