Architectural Reasoning; CAFCR

Architectural Reasoning Explained
Architectural reasoning explained square25.gif book.gif
What is Systems Architecting in an Industrial Context? square100.gif paper.gif slide.gif
Overview of CAFCR and Threads of Reasoning square100.gif paper.gif slide.gif
Introduction to Medical Imaging Case Study square100.gif paper.gif slide.gif
Theory of architectural reasoning
Basic Working Methods of a System Architect square75.gif paper.gif slide.gif
Customer Objectives View square25.gif paper.gif slide.gif
Application View square25.gif paper.gif slide.gif
Functional View square25.gif paper.gif slide.gif
Conceptual View square25.gif paper.gif slide.gif
Realization View square25.gif paper.gif slide.gif
Qualities as Integrating Needles square100.gif paper.gif slide.gif
Story How To square75.gif paper.gif slide.gif
Use Case How To square00.gif paper.gif slide.gif
Scenario How To square00.gif slide.gif
Threads of Reasoning square100.gif paper.gif slide.gif
Medical Imaging Case description
Medical Imaging Workstation: CAF Views square100.gif paper.gif slide.gif
Medical Imaging Workstation: CR Views square100.gif paper.gif slide.gif
Story Telling in Medical Imaging square100.gif paper.gif slide.gif
Medical Imaging in Chronological Order square100.gif paper.gif slide.gif
Threads of Reasoning in the Medical Imaging Case square100.gif paper.gif slide.gif
CAFCR related
Eliciting and Validating Stakeholder Needs square50.gif slide.gif Lecture at KM; January 2019 in Kongsberg
Iteration How To square00.gif slide.gif
Understanding and Validating Value square25.gif slide.gif Gilb seminar; June 2010 in London
How to Create an Architecture Overview square50.gif paper.gif slide.gif Workshop NK ICT Architecture; July, 2006 in Zeist
Systems of Systems Case study square00.gif slide.gif
Communicating via CAFCR; illustrated by security example. square25.gif paper.gif slide.gif Landelijk Architectuur Congres; November 2002 in Zeist
Increasing Interoperability, what is the Impact on Reliability? Illustrated with Health care examples square00.gif slide.gif KSEE 2008; July 2008 in Kongsberg
From story to design illustrated by medical imaging square75.gif paper.gif slide.gif LAC; November 2003 in Nieuwegein
Architectural Thinking square75.gif slide.gif CSER; March 2005 in Hoboken NJ, USA
Do Useful Multi-Domain Methods Exist? square75.gif paper.gif slide.gif CSER; March 2005 in Hoboken NJ, USA
Multi-view Architecting square100.gif paper.gif slide.gif
Short introduction to basic ''CAFCR'' model square50.gif paper.gif slide.gif
Key Drivers How To square50.gif paper.gif slide.gif
Threads of reasoning illustrated by medical imaging case square25.gif slide.gif Embedded Systems Institute Colloquium; September 2003 in Eindhoven
Value Chain and Drivers (by Pierre America) square50.gif slide.gif
From Techno-nerd to Stakeholder Representative square100.gif slide.gif Colloquium Technische Bestuurskunde ICT; November 2000 in Delft
Architectural Reasoning Illustrated by an ATM Example square00.gif slide.gif
Typical vs Worst Case square00.gif paper.gif slide.gif
Conceptual Modeling related
What is the relation between Architecting and Model-Based working? square25.gif slide.gif KTH half-term seminar; April 2023 in Stockholm
Modeling For Reliabilty Engineering square100.gif slide.gif INCOSE IW; October 2019 in Utrecht
From Thruster to Field; an Architecting Example square50.gif slide.gif Lecture at KM; April 2019 in Kongsberg
Conceptual Modeling: How to Connect Architecture Overview and Design Details? square25.gif slide.gif Smart Systems; November 2017 in Eindhoven
Tutorial Architectural Reasoning Using Conceptual Modeling square50.gif slide.gif INCOSE; July, 2015 in Seattle
From Sensor to System; Sensor Architecting square25.gif slide.gif NanoNextNL; September 2014 in Utrecht
Exploring an existing code base: measurements and instrumentation square50.gif paper.gif slide.gif SASG; June 2006 in Eindhoven
Why Quantified Insight in System Design is Required. square25.gif slide.gif LAC; November 2006 in Nieuwegein
Design Objectives and Design Understandability square00.gif slide.gif
Understanding the human factor by making understandable visualizations square25.gif slide.gif KSEE; June 2009 in Kongsberg
How to Characterize SW and HW to Facilitate Predictable Design? square50.gif paper.gif slide.gif Philips Informatica Colloquium; October 2006 in Eindhoven


preliminary draft
finished, although "living"

A4 portrait article (pdf)
A4 landscape presentation (pdf)
A4 all articles concatenated as book (pdf)
A4 all presentations concatenated as lecture notes (pdf)
source files (zipped vsd)

All documents are works in progress. Feedback is welcome (via e-mail) to Gerrit Muller <>
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