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A Web/Grid Services Approach for a Virtual Research Environment Implementation

A Web/Grid Services Approach for a Virtual Research Environment Implementation
A Web/Grid Services Approach for a Virtual Research Environment Implementation
The role of scientific and scholarly publications is changing due to advances in Web technology. In particular, the need for collaborative science has generated demands for working environments that facilitate human communication and resource sharing among research communities. Such environments have been typically implemented as monolithic systems in the past, which are then faced with challenges in adapting to changing user requirements. CORE is a JISC funded project to develop a Virtual Research Environment (VRE) that enables orthopaedic surgeons to collaborate in the design, analysis, and dissemination of experiments. The VRE presented in this paper is designed based on the concept of a loosely coupled Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA). This paper reports the user requirements of the VRE and discusses the advantages that will be achieved by implementing the VRE as Web/Grid services.
Virtual Research Environments, VRE, Grid, Web Services, Orthopaedics
Sim, Y. W.
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Wang, C.
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Carr, L. A.
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Davis, H. C.
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Gilbert, L.
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Grange, S.
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Millard, D. E.
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Wills, G. B.
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Sim, Y. W.
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Wang, C.
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Carr, L. A.
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Davis, H. C.
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Gilbert, L.
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Grange, S.
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Millard, D. E.
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Wills, G. B.
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Sim, Y. W., Wang, C., Carr, L. A., Davis, H. C., Gilbert, L., Grange, S., Millard, D. E. and Wills, G. B. (2005) A Web/Grid Services Approach for a Virtual Research Environment Implementation At the Fourth e-Science All Hands Meeting (AHM 2005), United Kingdom.

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The role of scientific and scholarly publications is changing due to advances in Web technology. In particular, the need for collaborative science has generated demands for working environments that facilitate human communication and resource sharing among research communities. Such environments have been typically implemented as monolithic systems in the past, which are then faced with challenges in adapting to changing user requirements. CORE is a JISC funded project to develop a Virtual Research Environment (VRE) that enables orthopaedic surgeons to collaborate in the design, analysis, and dissemination of experiments. The VRE presented in this paper is designed based on the concept of a loosely coupled Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA). This paper reports the user requirements of the VRE and discusses the advantages that will be achieved by implementing the VRE as Web/Grid services.

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Published date: 2005
Additional Information: Event Dates: 19 September 2005
Venue - Dates: the Fourth e-Science All Hands Meeting (AHM 2005), United Kingdom, 2005-09-19
Keywords: Virtual Research Environments, VRE, Grid, Web Services, Orthopaedics
Organisations: Web & Internet Science, Electronic & Software Systems

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Local EPrints ID: 261162
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/261162
PURE UUID: 289104a4-c556-48e7-b09f-cbba802cc362
ORCID for L. A. Carr: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0002-2113-9680
ORCID for H. C. Davis: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0002-1182-1459
ORCID for D. E. Millard: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0002-7512-2710
ORCID for G. B. Wills: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0001-5771-4088

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Date deposited: 22 Aug 2005
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 09:04

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Author: Y. W. Sim
Author: C. Wang
Author: L. A. Carr ORCID iD
Author: H. C. Davis ORCID iD
Author: L. Gilbert
Author: S. Grange
Author: D. E. Millard ORCID iD
Author: G. B. Wills ORCID iD

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