Automated Context-Aware Service Selection for Collaborative Systems

  • Hong Qing Yu
  • Stephan Reiff-Marganiec
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5565)

Abstract

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) can provide a paradigm for constructing context-aware collaboration systems. Particularly, the promise of inexpensive context-aware collaboration devices and context-awareness for supporting the selection of suitable services at run-time have provoked growing adoptation of SOA in collaborative systems. In this paper, we introduce an approach for selecting the most suitable service within a SOA based collaboration system, where suitability depends on the user’s context. The approach includes context modelling, generation of context-aware selection criteria and a suitable service selection methodology.

Keywords

Context-awareness SOA Service Selection Collaborative Systems 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hong Qing Yu
    • 1
  • Stephan Reiff-Marganiec
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of LeicesterLeicesterUK

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