eFlow

A platform for developing and managing composite e-services

F. Casati, S. Ilnicki, L. J. Jin, V. Krishnamoorthy, M. C. Shan

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Abstract

Today, companies are using the Web to connect with their back-end systems and perform e-commerce transactions. The next chapter of the Internet story is the evolution of today's access/content focused portals into e-services hubs. While many traditional services become available on the Internet as e-services, almost all of them are single point services. In order to offer higher value, end-to-end services, it should be possible to compose, customize, and deploy e-services in a very flexible and efficient way. To support e-service delivery, we have developed a platform, called eFlow, that provides the service developer with a simple, easy to use, yet powerful mechanism for defining the composite service starting from basic services. Composite services can be preassembled or created on the fly, and can dynamically adapt to changes in the business environment, such as the introduction of new basic services. In addition, eFlow includes components that allow users to monitor, analyze, and modify a service while in execution.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings - Academia/Industry Working Conference on Research Challenges 2000
Subtitle of host publicationNext Generation Enterprises: Virtual Organizations and Mobile/Pervasive Technologies, AIWORC 2000
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
Pages341-348
Number of pages8
ISBN (Electronic)0769506283, 9780769506289
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2000
Externally publishedYes
EventAcademia/Industry Working Conference on Research Challenges, AIWORC 2000 - Buffalo, United States
Duration: 27 Apr 200029 Apr 2000

Conference

ConferenceAcademia/Industry Working Conference on Research Challenges, AIWORC 2000
CountryUnited States
CityBuffalo
Period27.4.0029.4.00

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Science Applications

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Casati, F., Ilnicki, S., Jin, L. J., Krishnamoorthy, V., & Shan, M. C. (2000). eFlow: A platform for developing and managing composite e-services. In Proceedings - Academia/Industry Working Conference on Research Challenges 2000: Next Generation Enterprises: Virtual Organizations and Mobile/Pervasive Technologies, AIWORC 2000 (pp. 341-348). [843314] Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1109/AIWORC.2000.843314

eFlow : A platform for developing and managing composite e-services. / Casati, F.; Ilnicki, S.; Jin, L. J.; Krishnamoorthy, V.; Shan, M. C.

Proceedings - Academia/Industry Working Conference on Research Challenges 2000: Next Generation Enterprises: Virtual Organizations and Mobile/Pervasive Technologies, AIWORC 2000. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2000. p. 341-348 843314.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Casati, F, Ilnicki, S, Jin, LJ, Krishnamoorthy, V & Shan, MC 2000, eFlow: A platform for developing and managing composite e-services. in Proceedings - Academia/Industry Working Conference on Research Challenges 2000: Next Generation Enterprises: Virtual Organizations and Mobile/Pervasive Technologies, AIWORC 2000., 843314, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., pp. 341-348, Academia/Industry Working Conference on Research Challenges, AIWORC 2000, Buffalo, United States, 27.4.00. https://doi.org/10.1109/AIWORC.2000.843314
Casati F, Ilnicki S, Jin LJ, Krishnamoorthy V, Shan MC. eFlow: A platform for developing and managing composite e-services. In Proceedings - Academia/Industry Working Conference on Research Challenges 2000: Next Generation Enterprises: Virtual Organizations and Mobile/Pervasive Technologies, AIWORC 2000. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. 2000. p. 341-348. 843314 https://doi.org/10.1109/AIWORC.2000.843314
Casati, F. ; Ilnicki, S. ; Jin, L. J. ; Krishnamoorthy, V. ; Shan, M. C. / eFlow : A platform for developing and managing composite e-services. Proceedings - Academia/Industry Working Conference on Research Challenges 2000: Next Generation Enterprises: Virtual Organizations and Mobile/Pervasive Technologies, AIWORC 2000. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2000. pp. 341-348
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