Towards a unified service description language for the internet of services : requirements and first developments
Cardoso, Jorge, Barros, Alistair P., May, Norman, & Kylau, Uwe (2010) Towards a unified service description language for the internet of services : requirements and first developments. In O'Connor, Lisa (Ed.) Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE International Conference on Services Computing, IEEE Computer Society Conference Publishing Services, Miami, FL, pp. 602-609.
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Service-oriented Architectures (SOA) and Web services leverage the technical value of solutions in the areas of distributed systems and cross-enterprise integration. The emergence of Internet marketplaces for business services is driving the need to describe services, not only from a technical level, but also from a business and operational perspective. While, SOA and Web services reside in an IT layer, organizations owing Internet marketplaces are requiring advertising and trading business services which reside in a business layer. As a result, the gap between business and IT needs to be closed. This paper presents USDL (Unified Service Description Language), a specification language to describe services from a business, operational and technical perspective. USDL plays a major role in the Internet of Services to describe tradable services which are advertised in electronic marketplaces. The language has been tested using two service marketplaces as use cases.
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|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|Keywords:||Internet of services, business services, service description|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > INFORMATION SYSTEMS (080600)|
|Divisions:||Current > Schools > School of Information Systems
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
|Deposited On:||11 Mar 2012 22:36|
|Last Modified:||04 Dec 2014 22:09|
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