A Generic Platform for Conducting SLA Negotiations [chapter]

Edwin Yaqub, Philipp Wieder, Constantinos Kotsokalis, Valentina Mazza, Liliana Pasquale, Juan Lambea Rueda, Sergio García Gómez, Augustín Escámez Chimeno
2011 Service Level Agreements for Cloud Computing  
In service-oriented systems, negotiating service level agreements (SLAs) occupies a central role in the service usage cycle. It is during negotiations that parties are brought together in an interactive mechanism determined by the negotiation protocols. The choice and description of negotiation protocol determines the scope of information flow which in turn influences convergence upon an agreement. In this chapter, we observe the state of the art on negotiations and introduce the generic
more » ... tion platform developed for the SLA@SOI framework. We strive for a generic approach for protocol description and execution that also caters for domain-based rationality and ease of adoption.
doi:10.1007/978-1-4614-1614-2_12 fatcat:zxzb2tpnrje3dgkf62isb6id6u