Where are models coming from?

On the origin of models

One important question is about the origin of models. There are several answers to this question. The most naïve one is that models comes from a UML modeler like babies comes from cabbages.

Babies come from Cabbage

The question of the origin of models is a very serious one. If we are not able to answer this question, Modelware will not fly. First we must recognize that there are two different kinds of models: original models and derived models. A model is said to be derived from another one if it has been obtained by an automatic transformation from the original one :

On the origin of models

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