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SESA: Emerging Technology for Service-Centric Environments
November/December 2007 (vol. 24 no. 6)
pp. 56-67
Tomas Vitvar, Digital Enterprise Research Institute
Michal Zaremba, Digital Enterprise Research Institute
Matthew Moran, Digital Enterprise Research Institute
Maciej Zaremba, Digital Enterprise Research Institute
Dieter Fensel, Digital Enterprise Research Institute
Development of today's information systems must take a service-centric approach. The drive is toward designing service-centric systems involving well-defined, loosely coupled services that are reusable, discoverable, and composable. To promote service interoperability, usability, and efficiency in such systems, extending existing solutions with semantics offers better integration that's more adaptive to changes throughout the system's lifetime. This article is part of a special issue on service-centric software systems.

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Index Terms:
Web services, service ontology, Semantic Web, problem solving, service-oriented architecture, SOA, semantically enabled SOA, SESA, Web Service Modeling Ontology, WSMO
Tomas Vitvar, Michal Zaremba, Matthew Moran, Maciej Zaremba, Dieter Fensel, "SESA: Emerging Technology for Service-Centric Environments," IEEE Software, vol. 24, no. 6, pp. 56-67, Nov.-Dec. 2007, doi:10.1109/MS.2007.178
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