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The Network-Based Business Process
Found in: IEEE Internet Computing
By Ejub Kajan,Noura Faci,Zakaria Maamar,Alfred Loo,Aldina Pljaskovic,Quan Z. Sheng
Issue Date:March 2014
pp. 63-69
Tremendous effort and resources go into achieving enterprise agility. Business processes are the primary entity concerned with these efforts and resources because they constitute the know-how of any enterprise. Processes can be structured or unstructured; ...
Network-Based Conflict Resolution in Business Processes
Found in: 2013 IEEE 10th International Conference on e-Business Engineering (ICEBE)
By Zakaria Maamar,Noura Faci,Soraya Kouadri Mostefaoui,Ejub Kajan
Issue Date:September 2013
pp. 132-137
With the latest development in social technologies, (e.g., ~blogs and social networks), there is a growing interest in embracing these technologies to address conflicts hampering business-processes completion. This paper presents a coordination framework t...
A Diversity-Based Approach for Managing Faults in Web Services
Found in: Advanced Information Networking and Applications, International Conference on
By Hanane Abdeldjelil,Noura Faci,Zakaria Maamar,Djamal Benslimane
Issue Date:March 2012
pp. 81-88
This paper discusses the value-added of diversity to support fault tolerant Web Services operation. Web Services offering the same functionality are gathering into the same virtual space referred to as diversity group. Besides the group additional componen...
Using Diversity to Design and Deploy Fault Tolerant Web Services
Found in: Enabling Technologies, IEEE International Workshops on
By Noura Faci, Hanane Abdeldjelil, Zakaria Maamar, Djamal Benslimane
Issue Date:June 2011
pp. 73-78
Any software component for instance Web services is prone to unexpected failures. To guarantee business process continuity despite these failures, component replication is usually put forward as a solution to make these components fault tolerant. In this p...
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...
Using Social Networks for Web Services Discovery
Found in: IEEE Internet Computing
By Zakaria Maamar, Noura Faci, Leandro Krug Wives, Youakim Badr, Pedro Bispo Santos, Jos\’e Palazzo M. de Oliveira
Issue Date:July 2011
pp. 48-54
<p>Service engineers often struggle to locate the relevant Web services needed to satisfy users' requests. The authors describe how service engineers can capitalize on Web services' interactions &#x2014; namely, collaboration, substitution, and c...
Towards a framework for weaving social networks principles into web services discovery
Found in: Proceedings of the International Conference on Web Intelligence, Mining and Semantics (WIMS '11)
By Djamal Benslimane, Jose Palazzo Moreira de Oliveira, Leandro Krug Wives, Noura Faci, Pedro Bispo dos Santos, Youakim Badr, Zakaria Maamar
Issue Date:May 2011
pp. 1-11
This paper presents a framework for weaving the principles (or metaphor) of social networks into Web services with emphasis on supporting their discovery. Despite the regular updates of the existing discovery techniques, the discovery of Web services conti...