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Ed Seidewitz' Article "What Models Mean" Chosen Among IEEE Software Magazine's 25th-Anniversary Top Picks

Model Driven Solutions' Vice President of Model Driven Architecture Service, Ed Seidewitz is recognized as the author of one of the top 35 articles in the 25 year history of IEEE Software Magazine.

Vienna, VA, 26 January 2009 - Model Driven Solutions (a Division of Data Access Technologies, Inc.) Vice President Ed Seidewitz has been awarded major industry recognition for his September/October 2003 IEEE Software Magazine article "What Models Mean". In celebration of its 25 years of publication, the magazine has selcted the top 35 "must read" articles. The 35 selected were from over 1,200 peer-reviewed articles published from 1984 through 2008.
According to the IEEE Magazine release, "Software’s editorial and advisory boards embarked upon the ambitious task of distilling those (1,200) articles into a compact list of recommended reading. To select the articles, we relied on three sources: nominations, Web analytics, and citation statistics. We invited the members of Software's boards as well as former editors in chief to nominate their favorite full-length, peer-reviewed articles that appeared either in a special focus section or as a standalone piece." See: http://www2.computer.org/portal/web/computingnow/0109/theme/sw-picks
“I was both pleased and surprised when I discovered that my article had been so honored,” remarked Ed Seidewitz on the selection.
For a list of all 35 Articles, see: http://www2.computer.org/portal/web/computingnow/software/toppicks

About Model Driven Solutions, a Division of Data Access Technologies, Inc. (DAT)
Model Driven Solutions provides professional services and products that leverage Service Oriented (SOA) and Model Driven Architecture (MDA) techniques and standards to assist major organizations in achieving effectiveness and agility in a changing and collaborative world.  Founded in 1996, Model Driven Solutions has been a leader in the development of open standards and supporting products that result in Executable Enterprise Architectures (EEA). Model Driven Solutions’ EEA focus helps drive information systems to quickly and cost effectively address business and defense initiatives.  Active in the Object Management Group (OMG), the Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards (OASIS), the Open Group and other standards development organizations, Model Driven Solutions has provided industry leadership that is, today, resulting in significant technological advancements and customer satisfaction.  With customers like the US General Services Administration (GSA), the US Army, Raytheon, Lockheed Martin, Kaiser Permanente, Unisys and many others, Model Driven Solutions is at the leading edge of today’s software technology advances. 


Ed Harrington

Phone: +1.703.992.9106

Email: ed-h@modeldriven.com


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