Towards dependable service-orientated computing systems

Yinong Chen, W.T. Tsai
2009 Simulation modelling practice and theory  
Editorial Towards dependable service-orientated computing systems 1. Service-orienting computing systems Service-orienting computing systems refer to computing and information systems that are developed in service-oriented architecture, service-oriented computing paradigm, and service-oriented development lifecycle. The development of service-oriented computing systems is completing the first decade in its lifespan. Service-oriented computing systems started with the concept of Service-Oriented
more » ... Architecture (SOA). As distributed architecture, SOA considers a software system consisting of a collection of loosely coupled services that communicate with each other through standard interfaces and protocols. These services are platform-independent. They can be published in public or private directories or repositories for software developers to reuse and to compose their applications. As software architecture, SOA is a conceptual model that concerns the organization and interfacing among the software components (services). It does not concern the development of operational software.
doi:10.1016/j.simpat.2009.06.009 fatcat:dv6lxndqwbheddwanov22cwaty