A LOTOS Framework for Middleware Specification

  • Nelson Souto Rosa
  • Paulo Roberto Freire Cunha
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4229)


This paper presents a LOTOS framework for the specification of middleware systems. The framework consists of a library of basic middleware components and some guidelines on how to compose them. The components of the framework facilitate the formal specification of different middleware systems.


Message Request Storage Element Tuple Space Communication Element Formal Description Technique 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nelson Souto Rosa
    • 1
  • Paulo Roberto Freire Cunha
    • 1
  1. 1.Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Centro de InformáticaBrazil

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