Execution Semantics for Service Choreographies

Decker, Gero, Zaha, Johannes Maria, & Dumas, Marlon (2006) Execution Semantics for Service Choreographies. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pp. 163-177.

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Abstract

A service choreography is a model of the interactions in which a set of services engage to achieve a goal, seen from the perspective of an ideal observer that records all messages exchanged between these services. Choreographies have been put forward as a starting point for building service-oriented systems since they provide a global picture of the system’s behavior. In previous work we presented a language for service choreography modeling targeting the early phases of the development lifecycle. This paper provides an execution semantics for this language in terms of a mapping to -calculus. This formal semantics provides a basis for analyzing choreographies. The paper reports on experiences using the semantics to detect unreachable interactions.

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ID Code: 4329
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
DOI: 10.1007/11841197_11
ISSN: 0302-9743
Divisions: Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Science and Technology
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2006 (please consult author)
Deposited On: 19 Jul 2006 00:00
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2016 23:41

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