Service Oriented Architecture for Biomedical Collaborative Research

  • José Antonio Heredia
  • Antonio Estruch
  • Oscar Coltell
  • David Pérez del Rey
  • Guillermo de la Calle
  • Juan Pedro Sánchez
  • Ferran Sanz
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3745)


Following a systems engineering approach we have identified the information system requirements for biomedical collaborative research. We have designed a Service Oriented Architecture following a dynamic and adaptable to change approach, using technology and specifications that are being developed in an open way, utilizing industry partnerships and broad consortia such as W3C and the Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards (OASIS), and based on standards and technology that are the foundation of the Internet. The design has been translated in a pilot implementation infrastructure (INBIOMED) that is now been populated with web services for data and images analysis and collaborative management.


Service Orient Architecture Simple Object Access Protocol Common Object Request Broker Architecture Collaborative Management Connectivity Layer 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • José Antonio Heredia
    • 1
  • Antonio Estruch
    • 1
  • Oscar Coltell
    • 2
  • David Pérez del Rey
    • 3
  • Guillermo de la Calle
    • 3
  • Juan Pedro Sánchez
    • 4
  • Ferran Sanz
    • 5
  1. 1.Departamento de TecnologíaUniversitat Jaume ICastellón
  2. 2.Systems Integration and Re-Engineering Research GroupUniversitat Jaume I 
  3. 3.Biomedical Informatics Group, Department of Artificial IntelligenceUniversidad Politécnica de Madrid 
  4. 4.Área de Bioinformática y Salud Pública, Instituto de Salud Carlos IIIMinisterio de Sanidad y ConsumoMadrid
  5. 5.GRIBIMIM/UPF BarcelonaSpain

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