Scope of TSC

The scope covers all computing and software aspects of the science and technology of services innovation research and development. IEEE Transactions on Services Computing emphasizes the algorithmic, mathematical, statistical and computational methods that are central in services computing, the emerging field of Service Oriented Architecture, Web Services, Business Process Integration, Solution Performance Management, Services Operations and Management.

Specifically, the transactions covers but is not limited to the following topics: Mathematical foundation of Services Computing, Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA), Service creation, development, and management, Linkage between IT services and business services, Web services security and privacy, Web services agreement and contract, Web services discovery and negotiation, Web services management, Web services collaboration, Quality of Service for Web services, Web services modeling and performance management, Solution frameworks for building service-oriented applications, Composite Web service creation and enabling infrastructures, Business and scientific applications using Web services and SOA, Business process integration and management using Web services, Standards and specifications of Services Computing, Utility models and solution architectures, Resource acquisition models in Utility Computing, Mathematical foundation of business process modeling, integration and management, Business process modeling, integration, and collaboration.

Additional Information

TSC is a scholarly, archival journal published quarterly. It is noted that only service-oriented grid computing topics will be covered by TSC.

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Editorial Board

Editor-in-Chief

Ling Liu

Associate Editors

Karl Aberer

Luciano Baresi

Adam Barker

Paolo Bellavista

Elisa Bertino

M. Brian Blake

Athman Bouguettaya

Hong Cai

Rong N. Chang

Siobhan Clarke

Ernesto Damiani

Schahram Dustdar

Elena Ferrari

Joao Eduardo Ferreira

Jose Fortes

Buğra Gedik

Claude Godart

Andrzej Goscinski

Manfred Hauswirth

Keqing He

Patrick C.K. Hung

Hans-Arno Jacobsen

James Joshi

Wang-Chien Lee

Hong Mei

Louise E. Moser

Manish Parashar

Calton Pu

Michael Rung-Tsong Lyu

Stefano Russo

Aameek Singh

Munindar Singh

Alan Sussman

Stefan Tai

Wil van Der Aalst

Robert A. van Engelen

Fei-Yue Wang

Yan Wang

Hans Weigand

Jie Wu

I-Ling Yen

Jia Zhang

Yanyong Zhang

J. Leon Zhao

Contact Information

Editor-in-Chief
Ling Liu
Georgia Institute of Technology
lingliu@cc.gatech.edu

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