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Semantic Web Services approaches

Pedrinaci, Carlos; Maleshkova, Maria; Zaremba, Maciej and Panahiazar, Maryam (2012). Semantic Web Services approaches. In: Barros, Alistair and Oberle, Daniel eds. Handbook of Service Description: USDL and its Methods, Volume 1. New York: Springer, pp. 159–183.

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Semantic Web Services aim to better support the life-cycle of Web services and service-based applications by exploiting semantic descriptions of services. Research in this field has been considerably active and has produced a large number of ontologies, representation languages, and integrated frameworks supporting the discovery, composition and invocation of services among other tasks. In this chapter we provide a thorough, albeit necessarily brief, overview of the conceptual models devised so far, giving the reader a perspective on the relationships, coverage and applicability of each of them together with pointers for gathering further insights and details about these solutions and related software.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Copyright Holders: 2012 Springer Science+Business Media
ISBN: 1-4614-1863-1, 978-1-4614-1863-4
Academic Unit/Department: Knowledge Media Institute
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Computing (CRC)
Item ID: 30549
Depositing User: Kay Dave
Date Deposited: 21 Mar 2012 14:01
Last Modified: 24 Oct 2012 14:43
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