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Non-functional Property based service selection: A survey and classification of approaches

Yu, Hong Qing and Reiff-Marganiec, Stephan (2008). Non-functional Property based service selection: A survey and classification of approaches. In: Non Functional Properties and Service Level Agreements in Service Oriented Computing Workshop co-located with The 6th IEEE European Conference on Web Services, 12 - 14 Nov 2008, Ireland, Dublin.

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In recent years there has been much effort dedicated to developing approaches for service selection based on non-functional properties. It is clear that much progress has been made, and by considering the individual approaches there is some overlap in functionality, but obviously also some divergence. In this paper we contribute a classification of approaches, that is, we define a number of criteria which allow to differentiate approaches. We use this classification to provide a comparison of existing approaches and in that sense provide a survey of the state of the art of the field. Finally we make some suggestions as to where the research in this area might be heading and which new challenges need to be addressed.

Item Type: Conference Item
Copyright Holders: 2008 IEEE
Project Funding Details:
Funded Project NameProject IDFunding Body
Not SetNot SetEU inContext (Interaction and Context Based Technologies for Collaborative Teams) project: IST-2006-034718
Keywords: selection approaches; classification; survey
Academic Unit/Department: Knowledge Media Institute
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Computing (CRC)
Item ID: 28652
Depositing User: Kay Dave
Date Deposited: 16 May 2011 10:49
Last Modified: 24 Oct 2012 12:42
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