E-services: a look behind the curtain

Abstract

The emerging paradigm of electronic services promises to bring to distributed computation and services the flexibility that the web has brought to the sharing of documents. An understanding of fundamental properties of e-service composition is required in order to take full advantage of the paradigm. This paper examines proposals and standards for e-services from the perspectives of XML, data management, workflow, and process models. Key areas for study are identified, including behavioral service signatures, verification and synthesis techniques for composite services, analysis of service data manipulation commands, and XML analysis applied to service specifications. We give a sample of the relevant results and techniques in each of these areas.

DOI: 10.1145/773153.773154

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@inproceedings{Hull2003EservicesAL, title={E-services: a look behind the curtain}, author={Richard Hull and Michael Benedikt and Vassilis Christophides and Jianwen Su}, booktitle={PODS}, year={2003} }