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Title: A Rigorous Methodology for Composing Services
Author(s): Turner, Kenneth J
Tan, Koon Leai Larry
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Editor(s): Alpuente, Maria
Cook, Byron
Joubert, Christophe
Citation: Turner KJ & Tan KLL (2009) A Rigorous Methodology for Composing Services. In: Alpuente M, Cook B & Joubert C (eds.) Formal Methods for Industrial Critical Systems: 14th International Workshop, FMICS 2009, Eindhoven, The Netherlands, November 2-3, 2009. Proceedings. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), Volume 5825. Berlin: Springer, pp. 165-180.
Keywords: Computational grids (Computer systems)
Database management
Web services
Service-oriented architecture (Computer systems)
Issue Date: Nov-2009
Date Deposited: 17-Dec-2010
Series/Report no.: Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), Volume 5825
Abstract: Creating new services through composition of existing ones is an attractive option. However, composition can be complex and service compatibility needs to be checked. A rigorous and industrially-usable methodology is therefore desirable required for creating, verifying, implementing and validating composed services. An explanation is given of the approach taken by CRESS (Communication Representation Employing Systematic Specification). Formal verification and validation are performed through automated translation to LOTOS (Language Of Temporal Ordering Specification). Implementation and validation are performed through automated translation to BPEL (Business Process Execution Logic) and WSDL (Web Services Description Language). The approach is illustrated with an application to grid service composition in e-Social Science.
Rights: Published in Lecture Notes in Computer Science by Springer Verlag. The final publication is available at;; Lecture Notes in Computer Science is a serial publication, ISSN: 0302-9743. See rights information at:
DOI Link: 10.1007/978-3-642-04570-7

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