Communication Abstractions for Distributed Business Processes
Aldred, Lachlan J., van der Aalst, Wil M.P., Dumas, Marlon, & ter Hofstede, Arthur H.M. (2007) Communication Abstractions for Distributed Business Processes. In International Conference on Advanced Information Systems Engineering, June, 2007, Trondheim, Norway.
Languages for business process definition generally suffer from myopic approaches to capturing communication between distributed processes. Effective communication between processes requires: support for conversations involving interrelated interactions spread over time; ability to select and group messages based on their content, regardless of format and transport technology; and resolving contention between processes or tasks for common sets of messages. This paper presents a set of communication abstractions that provide a 'glue' between the process layer and the middleware. The paper also reports on an implementation of these abstractions and an experimental evaluation.
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|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > INFORMATION SYSTEMS (080600) > Information Systems Development Methodologies (080608)|
|Divisions:||Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Science and Technology|
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2007 Springer|
|Copyright Statement:||This is the author-version of the work. Conference proceedings published, by Springer Verlag, will be available via SpringerLink. http://www.springerlink.com SpringerLink|
|Deposited On:||04 Jun 2007 00:00|
|Last Modified:||29 Feb 2012 13:33|
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