From my experience as a business analyst (BA) I would say: checking or transforming models is interesting and important, but the real killer application of a model in software development is (simply) talking about it. Continue reading →
On Modelling Theory, Abstraction Awareness and Complexity aware Modelling.
Modelling theory is about the mapping from real world to models with main focus on software engineering and related areas like Business Process Modelling. Abstraction is seen as the core of modelling, thus Abstraction Awareness is closely related to Modelling Theory. Also Complexity Aware Modelling is close to Abstraction Awareness and Modelling Theory, since it it about applying results of complexity theory and finite model theory to software modelling, business modelling, systems engineering and software engineering.