A Domain Specific Language for Orchestrating User Tasks Whilst Navigation Web Sites

  • Sérgio Firmenich
  • Gustavo Rossi
  • Marco Winckler
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7977)

Abstract

In this paper we claim that there are a lot of processes over Web applications that require a high level of coordination between individuals and tasks featuring procedures. We propose hereafter a Domain Specific Language (DSL) for describing the asynchronous orchestration users’ tasks including manual users’ tasks (i.e. simple instructions that tell users what to do during the navigation) and automated tasks (i.e. tasks that can be partially or completely automated by client-side scripts). The approach is illustrated by examples and a case study showing the tools, for which an empiric evaluation is presented.

Keywords

task and process modeling Web application Web augmentation 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sérgio Firmenich
    • 1
  • Gustavo Rossi
    • 1
  • Marco Winckler
    • 2
  1. 1.LIFIA,Facultad de InformáticaUniversidad Nacional de La Plata and Conicet ArgentinaArgentina
  2. 2.IRITUniversité Paul SabatierFrance

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