Simulation and Execution of Service Models using ISDL

Dick Quartel


This paper presents a technique and tool to simulate and execute service models specified in the Interaction System Design Language (ISDL). This language allows one to model the interacting behaviour of a service, at successive abstraction levels, and from the perspective of the different roles a system can play in the service. A distinction is made between basic and composite modelling concepts. Simulation is performed on the basic concepts of ISDL. In this way, any composite concept that is defined as a composition of the basic concepts can be simulated. Composite concepts can be added as shorthands to ISDL. An example is the operation concept. In addition, ISDL allows model elements to be stereotyped, such that they can be handled differently by the simulator. The paper shows how web-service operations can be modelled in this way, and be executed as part of the simulation of a web-service composition.


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Paper Citation

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Quartel D. (2008). Simulation and Execution of Service Models using ISDL . In Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Architectures, Concepts and Technologies for Service Oriented Computing - Volume 1: ACT4SOC, (ICSOFT 2008) ISBN 978-989-8111-55-5, pages 52-64. DOI: 10.5220/0001899100520064

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author={Dick Quartel},
title={Simulation and Execution of Service Models using ISDL},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Architectures, Concepts and Technologies for Service Oriented Computing - Volume 1: ACT4SOC, (ICSOFT 2008)},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Architectures, Concepts and Technologies for Service Oriented Computing - Volume 1: ACT4SOC, (ICSOFT 2008)
TI - Simulation and Execution of Service Models using ISDL
SN - 978-989-8111-55-5
AU - Quartel D.
PY - 2008
SP - 52
EP - 64
DO - 10.5220/0001899100520064