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Provisioning Heterogeneous and Unreliable Providers for Service Workflows

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In this paper, we address the problem of provisioning unreliable and heterogeneous service providers for the constituent tasks of abstract workflows. Specifically, we deal with unreliable providers by provisioning multiple service providers redundantly for specific tasks, and we employ a local search mechanism to choose among many heterogeneous providers that offer the same type of service. We empirically show that our strategy can achieve significant improvements over current approaches, and we demonstrate that it works well over a range of environments.

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Stein, Sebastian, Jennings, N. R. and Payne, Terry R. (2007) Provisioning Heterogeneous and Unreliable Providers for Service Workflows At 6th International Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi-agent Systems (AAMAS-07), United States. 14 - 18 May 2007. , pp. 523-525.

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Published date: 2007
Additional Information: Event Dates: May 14-18 2007
Venue - Dates: 6th International Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi-agent Systems (AAMAS-07), United States, 2007-05-14 - 2007-05-18
Keywords: Service-oriented computing, service provisioning, workflows
Organisations: Agents, Interactions & Complexity

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Local EPrints ID: 263403
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/263403
PURE UUID: 29ef58c0-e0d7-4972-aaea-45dc272b0cc8

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Date deposited: 10 Feb 2007
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 07:45

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Author: Sebastian Stein
Author: N. R. Jennings
Author: Terry R. Payne

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