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Free/Open Services
November/December 2010 (vol. 12 no. 6)
pp. 24-30
G.R. Gangadharan, Politecnico di Milano, Milano
Vincenzo D'Andrea, University of Trento, Trento
Michael Weiss, Carleton University, Ottawa

A novel concept of free/open services adopts the principles of the free/open source software approach and adapts them for service-oriented computing to enhance the widespread use of services.

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Index Terms:
Free/open services (F/O services), service-oriented computing, free/open source software, service dependency, service licensing, software, information technology
G.R. Gangadharan, Vincenzo D'Andrea, Michael Weiss, "Free/Open Services," IT Professional, vol. 12, no. 6, pp. 24-30, Nov.-Dec. 2010, doi:10.1109/MITP.2010.101
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