Component-oriented executable meta-model for SaaS applications

@article{Li2011ComponentorientedEM,
  title={Component-oriented executable meta-model for SaaS applications},
  author={Jiong Li and Guangchun Luo and Ling Tian},
  journal={2011 International Conference on Cloud and Service Computing},
  year={2011},
  pages={288-291}
}
SaaS (software as a service) is becoming an increasingly prevalent software delivery model. Customization is a prominent characteristic of SaaS applications, but traditional SaaS applications lack of the customizability, or only achieve selective configuration on functional modules. Based on the MOF (Meta Object Facility) theory, this paper designs component-oriented meta-model which provides automatic conversion between the platform related model and the code. The proposed model consists of… CONTINUE READING