Semantic Telecommunications Network Capability Services

  • Xiuquan Qiao
  • Xiaofeng Li
  • Tian You
  • Lihao Sun
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5367)

Abstract

The providing of user-centric services in the B3G/4G network presents a great challenge in the service architecture. To narrow the semantic gap of Telecommunications Network and Internet in the service layer, we introduce the vision of User Centric Intelligent Service Environment (UCISE). The ubiquitous service ecosystem and the semantic service integration architecture of telecommunications network and Internet are proposed. To provide the semantic Telecommunications Network Capability Services (TNCS), we present a semantic description approach for TNCS by using the profile hierarchy of OWL-S. Then based on this approach, we demonstrate the cheapest click-to-call application case. In this way, the ontology-based accurate discovery, matching for telecommunication network capability services can be supported. This will facilitate the semantic convergence of telecommunications network and Internet in the service layer.

Keywords

User Centric Service Semantic Parlay X Semantic Parlay Semantic Telecommunication Network Capability Service Telecommunication Service Domain Ontology Service-Oriented Architecture Ontology Semantic Web Service OWL-S 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Xiuquan Qiao
    • 1
  • Xiaofeng Li
    • 1
  • Tian You
    • 1
  • Lihao Sun
    • 1
  1. 1.State Key Laboratory of Networking and Switching TechnologyBeijing University of Posts and TelecommunicationsBeijingChina

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