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Network Analysis of Scientific Workflows: A Gateway to Reuse
September 2010 (vol. 43 no. 9)
pp. 54-61
Wei Tan, University of Chicago and Argonne National Laboratory
Jia Zhang, Northern Illinois University
Ian Foster, Argonne National Laboratory
Online workflow repositories let scientists share successful experimental routines and compose new workflows from best practices and existing service components. The authors share the results of a social- network analysis of the myExperiment workflow repository to assess the state of scientific workflow reuse and propose the CASE framework to facilitate such reuse.

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Index Terms:
Scientific computing, Services computing, Scientific workflows, Workflow reuse, CASE framework, myExperiment, BioCatalogue
Citation:
Wei Tan, Jia Zhang, Ian Foster, "Network Analysis of Scientific Workflows: A Gateway to Reuse," Computer, vol. 43, no. 9, pp. 54-61, Sept. 2010, doi:10.1109/MC.2010.262
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