Service Interaction Patterns

Barros, Alistair P., Dumas, Marlon, & ter Hofstede, Arthur H.M. (2005) Service Interaction Patterns. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 3649, pp. 302-318.

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With increased sophistication and standardization of modeling languages and execution platforms supporting business process management (BPM) across traditional boundaries, has come the need for consolidated insights into their exploitation from a business perspective. Key technology developments in BPM bear this out, with several web services-related initiatives investing significant effort in the collection of compelling use cases to heighten the exploitation of BPM in multi-party collaborative environments. In this setting, we present a collection of patterns of service interactions which allow emerging web services functionality, especially that pertaining to choreography and orchestration, to be benchmarked against abstracted forms of representative scenarios. Beyond bilateral interactions, these patterns cover multilateral, competing, atomic and causally related interactions. Issues related to the implementation of these patterns using established and emerging web services standards, most notably BPEL, are discussed.

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ID Code: 2940
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
Keywords: service, oriented architecture, business process management, design pattern
DOI: 10.1007/11538394_20
ISBN: 9783540282389
ISSN: 1611-3349
Divisions: Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Science and Technology
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2005 Springer
Copyright Statement: This is the author-version of the work. Conference proceedings published, by Springer Verlag, will be available via SpringerLink. Lecture Notes in Computer Science
Deposited On: 19 Dec 2005 00:00
Last Modified: 24 Jun 2017 14:37

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