Composing services for third-party service delivery
Weber, Ingo, Barros, Alistair P., May, Norman, Hoffmann, Jorg, & Kaczmarek, Tomasz (2009) Composing services for third-party service delivery. In O'Connor, Lisa (Ed.) Proceedings of the 2009 IEEE International Conference on Web Services, IEEE Computer Society Conference Publishing Services, Los Angelas, CA, pp. 823-830.
This paper proposes a model-based technique for lowering the entrance barrier for service providers to register services with a marketplace broker, such that the service is rapidly configured to utilize the brokerpsilas local service delivery management components. Specifically, it uses process modeling for supporting the execution steps of a service and shows how service delivery functions (e.g. payment points) ldquolocalrdquo to a service broker can be correctly configured into the process model. By formalizing the different operations in a service delivery function (like payment or settlement) and their allowable execution sequences (full payments must follow partial payments), including cross-function dependencies, it shows how through tool support, the non-technical user can quickly configure service delivery functions in a consistent and complete way.
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|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|Keywords:||Service broker, Service composition, Service configuration, Service delivery, Service marketplaces|
|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:||12 Mar 2012 08:32|
|Last Modified:||12 Mar 2012 08:32|
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