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A Decision Method for Business Process Outsourcing Based on Enterprise Context
Found in: 2013 IEEE 22nd International Workshop On Enabling Technologies: Infrastructure For Collaborative Enterprises (WETICE)
By Mouna Rekik,Khouloud Boukadi,Hanane Ben Abdallah
Issue Date:June 2013
pp. 324-329
Business process outsourcing has regained further attention with the emergence of Cloud computing. In fact, enterprises can benefit from the cloud at the service (i.e., business), the platform and/or the infrastructure levels. Face to these various benefit...
 
Conceptual Analysis of Transactional-, Capacity-Driven Web Services
Found in: Advanced Information Networking and Applications Workshops, International Conference on
By Zakaria Maamar, Sami Bhiri, Samir Tata, Khouloud Boukadi, Wathiq Mansoor
Issue Date:March 2011
pp. 247-252
This paper examines capacity-driven Web services from a transactional perspective. Such services are empowered with different sets of operations that are selectively triggered in response to requirements posed on them and hence, need to be satisfied. Each ...
 
Separating Operational and Control Behaviors: A New Approach to Web Services Modeling
Found in: IEEE Internet Computing
By Quan Z. Sheng, Zakaria Maamar, Hamdi Yahyaoui, Jamal Bentahar, Khouloud Boukadi
Issue Date:May 2010
pp. 68-76
The ability to develop flexible business applications is one of the ultimate objectives behind the use of Web services. Before taking part in such applications, each Web service should be modeled so that service engineers can monitor its execution and iden...
 
On the Synchronization of Web Services Interactions
Found in: Advanced Information Networking and Applications, International Conference on
By Zakaria Maamar, Quan Z. Sheng, Hamdi Yahyaoui, Khouloud Boukadi, Xitong Li
Issue Date:May 2009
pp. 644-651
Examining interactions between Web services is of paramount importance to the success of service composition. We have previously proposed a 2-layer framework for modeling, analyzing, and managing these interactions. Interactions are assigned to two layers:...
 
Towards an Approach to Defining Capacity-Driven Web Service
Found in: Advanced Information Networking and Applications, International Conference on
By Zakaria Maamar, Samir Tata, Djamel Belaïd, Khouloud Boukadi
Issue Date:May 2009
pp. 403-410
This paper is an overview of how capacity-driven Web services are defined and put into action. Because of the specificities of these Web services compared to regular(i.e., mono-capacity) Web services, the way they are looked into is different and occurs th...
 
A New Approach to Model Web Services' Behaviors Based on Synchronization
Found in: Advanced Information Networking and Applications Workshops, International Conference on
By Zakaria Maamar, Quan Z. Sheng, Hamdi Yahyaoui, Jamal Bentahar, Khouloud Boukadi
Issue Date:May 2009
pp. 43-49
This paper introduces a novel approach for modelling and specifying behaviors of Web services. This approach excludes Web services from any composition scenario and sheds the light on two types of behaviors: control and operational. The control behavior il...
 
Commitments to Regulate Social Web Services Operation
Found in: IEEE Transactions on Services Computing
By Zakaria Maamar,Noura Faci,Khouloud Boukadi,Quan Z. Sheng,Lina Yao
Issue Date:April 2014
pp. 154-167
This paper discusses how social Web services are held responsible for the actions they take at run time. Compared to (regular) Web services, social Web services perform different actions, for instance establishing and maintaining networks of contacts and f...
 
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