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SOA approaches

Kohlborn, Thomas & La Rosa, Marcello (2012) SOA approaches. In Barros, Alistair P. & Oberle, Daniel (Eds.) Handbook of Service Description -- USDL and its Methods. Springer, The United States of America, pp. 111-133.

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Abstract

As the service-oriented architecture paradigm has become ever more popular, different standardization efforts have been proposed by various consortia to enable interaction among heterongeneous environments through this paradigm. This chapter will overview the most prevalent of these SOA approaches. It will first show how technical services can be described, how they can interact with each other and be discovered by users. Next, the chapter will present different standards to facilitate service composition and to design service-oriented environments in light of a universal understanding of service orientation. The chapter will conclude with a summary and a discussion on the limitations of the reviewed standards along their ability to describe service properties. This paves the way to the next chapters where the USDL standard will be presented, which aims to lift such limitations.

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ID Code: 52683
Item Type: Book Chapter
Keywords: Service-oriented architecture, SOA approaches, USDL
DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4614-1864-1_5
ISBN: 9781461418634
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
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2012 Springer.
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Deposited On: 24 Jul 2012 10:00
Last Modified: 13 Jun 2013 01:03

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