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Orientation and Mobility Challenges Around the World

Maryanne Diamond
2012 International Journal of Orientation & Mobility  
Access to mobility training services is a major issue for our members in all parts of the world.  ...  Orientation and Mobility Challenges Around the World Maryanne Diamond The World Blind Union (WBU) is an international not-for-profit organisation, representing people who are blind or partially sighted  ... 
doi:10.21307/ijom-2012-002 fatcat:n5vpc4y7obbhxcywij53625mmy

Services in the Long Tail World: Challenges and Opportunities [chapter]

Neel Sundaresan
2008 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
Designing scalable services and applications in this dynamic context pose interesting challenges and new opportunities. This ltalk will focus on the unique nature of this long tail world.  ...  While applications and platforms as service are well understood in the current, evolution through participation mandates the need for additional service orientations.  ...  Designing scalable services and applications in this dynamic context pose interesting challenges and new opportunities. This ltalk will focus on the unique nature of this long tail world. A.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-540-89652-4_2 fatcat:lneasg5cl5e6hhiv35qwda42ei

The marketing philosophy and challenges for the new millennium

2010 Buletin ştiinţific: Universitatea din Piteşti. Seria Ştiinţe Economice  
The world has changed a lot during this millennium and it still keepschanging.  ...  That is why the second purpose ofthis paper is to define the challenges for marketing in the new millennium.  ...  In order to apply marketing orientations and marketing challenges to a practical situation, two companies in coffee bars sector: a) an international company STARBUCKS (the USA) and b) a national company  ... 
doaj:62319b7ebdee4efdb1863073b6f7dd5a fatcat:qxtrs7a4fzhqnjflkqbbyixxee

Introduction: Fourth International Workshop on Engineering Service-Oriented Applications (WESOA 2008) [chapter]

Christian Zirpins, Guadalupe Ortiz, Yen-Jao Chung, Wolfgang Emmerich
2009 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
In other cases, service-oriented applications are provided in the context of social communities, where they are created by a large number of members for very specific or even situational needs of long-tail  ...  The workshop was greatly enhanced by the keynote of Keith Duddy, in which he explored challenging gaps between the promises of modern serviceoriented systems and the deficiencies of real world computing  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-01247-1_1 fatcat:oqxm4ydlwnc4bk3qpj37ogja7e

Challenges and opportunities related to the design, deployment and, operation of Web Services

Kostas Kontogiannis
2008 2008 Frontiers of Software Maintenance  
Finally, we present emerging technologies that we believe may play a significant role in implementing and deploying the next generation Web Services and Service Oriented Systems in general. 978-1-4244-  ...  Web Services have been proposed almost a decade ago as an implementation technology for Service Oriented Architecture.  ...  Web Services poses unique opportunities and challenges in today's information world.  ... 
doi:10.1109/fosm.2008.4659244 fatcat:3l2kopuv5bfppfbdaea6pj2jee

Conference Information

2009 2009 Fourth Balkan Conference in Informatics  
A way forward is proposed based on SOKU (Service-Oriented Knowledge Utilities).  ...  Our MOSE Approach Modelling Semantics in Service-Oriented Environment supports the following: a. the design of a coherent view, providing methods to align modelling concepts from different application  ... 
doi:10.1109/bci.2009.4 fatcat:wcptpp6oijbkfhrorjtjswir3q

On service-oriented architectural concerns and viewpoints

Qing Gu, Patricia Lago
2009 2009 Joint Working IEEE/IFIP Conference on Software Architecture & European Conference on Software Architecture  
To better understand the innovative points (if any), in this work we identified seven fundamental differences by conducting a literature review, linked them to some service relevant aspects and mapped  ...  As such, we were able to identify an initial set of requirements for service-oriented viewpoints.  ...  blocks of a service-oriented system.• Temporary provision-consumption relationship.  ... 
doi:10.1109/wicsa.2009.5290822 dblp:conf/wicsa/GuL09 fatcat:g2lkemybardy5jj4v5z3mqrmru

Service Oriented Middleware for the Internet of Things: A Perspective [chapter]

Thiago Teixeira, Sara Hachem, Valérie Issarny, Nikolaos Georgantas
2011 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
In this paper, we survey the major challenges posed to service-oriented middleware towards sustaining a service-based Internet of Things, together with related state of the art.  ...  In addition, new challenges also arise, pertaining to the physical-world aspect that is central to the IoT.  ...  Throughout this discussion, we take a service-oriented view by abstracting a thing as a software service that also has a physical side: that is, things sense/actuate the physical world, and they carry  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-24755-2_21 fatcat:voypsg3iqzhtfnvqy6ekfoouuy

Recovery research: the empirical evidence from England

2012 World Psychiatry  
Cite as Slade M Recovery research: the empirical evidence from England, World Psychiatry, in press. Recovery research: the empirical evidence from England  ...  The challenges include workforce transformation (e.g., towards a workforce in which 50% of care delivery is by peer professionals who have personal experience of mental illness), a transition from risk-oriented  ...  A remaining scientific challenge in England is to develop interventions that promote citizenship.  ... 
doi:10.1002/j.2051-5545.2012.tb00119.x pmid:23024669 pmcid:PMC3449362 fatcat:4yxrs7drvfhbfi6msrrchltpbu

Addressing Challenges of Distributed Systems Using Active Components [chapter]

Lars Braubach, Alexander Pokahr
2011 Studies in Computational Intelligence  
In addition to classical application scenarios with a rather static structure these trends push forward dynamic settings, in which service providers may continuously vanish and newly appear.  ...  In order to tackle these problems already on a conceptual level the active component paradigm is proposed, bringing together ideas from agents, services and components using a common conceptual perspective  ...  SCA combines in a natural way the service oriented architecture (SOA) with component orientation by introducing SCA components communicating via services.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-24013-3_14 fatcat:xyfpso7xhjeuzipzuk7sa53yby

The Patient-Oriented Clinician-Researcher: Advantages and Challenges of Being a Double Agent

Philip T. Yanos, Douglas M. Ziedonis
2006 Psychiatric Services  
In this article, the authors critically consider the complexities of the role of the patient-oriented clinician-researcher at the interface of behavioral health treatment and research.  ...  research and the dissemination of evidence-based treatments into routine clinical services.  ...  Practical challenges In addition to the ethical challenges discussed above, there are practical reasons that it is often difficult to successfully function as a patient-oriented clinician-researcher.  ... 
doi:10.1176/ pmid:16452704 pmcid:PMC1383049 fatcat:yt5kay2rwjc6ndf6l4b6xvqoym

Semantic sensor service networks

Wei Wang, Payam Barnaghi, Gilbert Cassar, Frieder Ganz, Pirabakaran Navaratnam
2012 2012 IEEE Sensors  
This information enables better understanding of the physical world for humans and supports creation of ambient intelligence for a wide range of applications in different domains such as smart cities,  ...  It defines a framework in which sensor services can collaborate and co-operate to support data integration from different sensor networks and service computing for complex business applications. I.  ...  In this paper, we discuss our ongoing work on integrating the techniques from the semantic Web and service oriented computing to address these challenges.  ... 
doi:10.1109/icsens.2012.6411490 fatcat:uw2aox3rxngnjcj2in6olqn2qy

A Novel Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) to Secure Services in E-City

Sajjad Hashemi, Seyyed Yasser Hashemi, Khalil Monfaredi
2013 International Journal of Security Privacy and Trust Management  
In this paper through studying challenges of information systems in e-city layers and with concentrating on advantages of service oriented architecture, a new architecture to improve the security of e-city's  ...  Many cities in the world have moved toward being e-city using IT and there are some who have implemented it and or seeking out to make it operational.  ...  of service-oriented architecture, we propose a new service-oriented architecture to overcome the challenges of the security of information systems.  ... 
doi:10.5121/ijsptm.2013.2602 fatcat:ezswu4o3hfarxnlntrmvvdev5i

A renewed focus on primary health care: revitalize or reframe?

Mrigesh Bhatia, Susan Rifkin
2010 Globalization and Health  
primary care from primary health care; (ii) The challenge of tackling the equity implications of the market oriented reforms and ensuring that the role of the State in the provision of welfare services  ...  Both reports reaffirmed the relevance of PHC in terms of its vision and values in today's world.  ...  Challenge Two: Ensuring equity A second challenge is addressing the equity implications of the market oriented reforms introduced in number of developing countries.  ... 
doi:10.1186/1744-8603-6-13 pmid:20673329 pmcid:PMC2919514 fatcat:f4qkfejy4nbozjrlc7c336utku

Re-configurable Industrial Automation

Huaglory Tianfield, Feng Qian
2008 2008 7th World Congress on Intelligent Control and Automation  
Then, a new framework is put forward for Re-configurable Industrial Automation, which combines the latest advances of computer science in Service-Oriented Architectures.  ...  Index Terms -self-organizing re-configurable system, distributed intelligence, service-oriented architecture, distributed automation.  ...  There are two highly challenging issues existing with Service-Oriented Architectures.  ... 
doi:10.1109/wcica.2008.4592961 fatcat:gcvdu4wmdva37acvkndbdplow4
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