Managing Web Service Quality: Measuring Outcomes and Effectiveness, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1605660434
  • ISBN-13: 9781605660431
  • DDC: 006.76
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 392 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released February 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Focuses on the advances in Web service quality, covering topics such as quality requirements, security issues, and development and integration methods of providing quality services. Covers both technical and managerial issues related to Web service quality.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Development and Application.
2: The Development, Testing, and Deployment of a Web Services Infrastructure for Distributed Healthcare Delivery, Research, and Training.
3: Multi–Tier Framework for Management of Web Services’ Quality.
4: Quality Models for Multimedia Delivery in a Services Oriented Architecture.
5: Virtual Web Services: Extension Architecture to Alleviate Open Problems in Web Services Technology.
6: Description and Composition.
7: Profiling of Web Services to Measure and Verify their Non-Functional Properties.
8: Enhancing the Web Service Description and Discovery Processes with QoS.
9: Web Services Dependability.
10: Transactional Composite Applications.
11: A Logic Programming Based Framework for Intelligent Web Service Composition.
12: Testability and Security.
13: Enhancing the Testability of Web Services.
14: Aspect–Oriented Framework for Web Services (AoF4WS): Introduction and Two Example Case Studies.
15: Open Security Framework for Unleashing Semantic Web Services.
16: Providing Web Services Security SLA Guarantees: Issues and Approaches.
17: Maintainability and Management.
18: Adoption of Web Services in Digital Libraries: An Exploratory Study.
19: Service Evolution and Maintainability.
20: The Role of Web Services: A Balance Scorecard Perspective.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.