Web Service Composition via the Customization of Golog Programs with User Preferences

@inproceedings{Sohrabi2009WebSC,
  title={Web Service Composition via the Customization of Golog Programs with User Preferences},
  author={Shirin Sohrabi and Nataliya Prokoshyna and Sheila A. McIlraith},
  booktitle={Conceptual Modeling: Foundations and Applications},
  year={2009}
}
We claim that user preferences are a key component of effecti ve Web service composition, and one that has largely been ignor ed. In this paper we propose a means of specifying and intergrating user preferences into Web service composition. To this end, we pr opose a means of performing automated Web service composition by e xploiting a flexible template of the composition in the form of a generic procedure. This template is augmented by a rich spec ification of user preferences that guide the… CONTINUE READING