Issue No. 05 - May (2002 vol. 35)
Pallavi Malu , Intel Corporate Technology Group
Krishnamurthy Srinivasan , Intel Corporate Technology Group
<p>The Internet is emerging as the platformfor automating both theprovider and consumer ends of e-businesstrnsactions. Businesses offerWeb services--software components thatuse standard Internet technologies tointeract dynamically with one another--to build bridges between systems.The authors propose a Process CoordinationFramework that provides the building blocks required for Web services enabled e-business automation.PCF helps in understanding the roles ofthe various proposed standards withrespect to these building blocks.</p>
S. Aissi, P. Malu and K. Srinivasan, "E-Business Process Modeling: The Next Big Step," in Computer, vol. 35, no. , pp. 55-62, 2002.