Dynamic Consistency Between Value and Coordination Models – Research Issues

  • Lianne Bodenstaff
  • Andreas Wombacher
  • Manfred Reichert
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4277)


Inter-organizational business cooperations can be described from different viewpoints each fulfilling a specific purpose. Since all viewpoints describe the same system they must not contradict each other, thus, must be consistent. Consistency can be checked based on common semantic concepts of the different viewpoints. This is sufficient for equal concepts, while weakly related concepts, e.g. related to runtime behavior of viewpoints, have to be considered explicitly. In this paper we identify dynamic consistency issues correlated to the runtime behavior between value and coordination viewpoints on behalf of an example. In particular, an issue class on occurrence estimations of execution options and an issue class on granularity differences in modelling are identified and illustrated.


Market Segment Dependency Path Message Exchange Execution Sequence Coordination Model 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Lianne Bodenstaff
    • 1
  • Andreas Wombacher
    • 1
  • Manfred Reichert
    • 1
  1. 1.Information Systems Group, Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of TwenteThe Netherlands

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