Creating Composite IT Services in the Global Enterprise

  title={Creating Composite IT Services in the Global Enterprise},
  author={Matthew A. McCarthy and Lorraine M. Herger},
  journal={2012 IEEE Ninth International Conference on Services Computing},
In large enterprises, there are an abundance of IT assets which provide employees with the productivity tools necessary to do their jobs. There are also large numbers of applications and services for running the 'back office'. A challenge to all enterprises is cataloging these services, in order that organization can effectively put the services into business use, retire unused services or duplicate services, and build new services to fill gaps in the catalog. Furthermore, it is necessary to… CONTINUE READING