Modelling Services for Interoperability Negotiation

Carlos Coutinho, Adina Cretan, Ricardo Jardim-Gonçalves


The evolution of businesses, driven by the advent of the internet and subsequent globalisation, was very quick and sudden. Enterprises that had traditional development strategies and that were used to slow changes are suddenly feeling the urge to evolve or face obsolescence. This fast-paced evolution frequently leads to mistakes and erroneous decisions, many of which are solely detected after a long period. When this happens, frequently the only solution is to return to a previous stable business stage before proceeding. The EU co-funded FP7 TIMBUS project comprises tools and techniques to improve business continuity featuring an intelligent strategy for digital preservation of business assets and environments based on risk-management. This paper proposes the modelling of service-based negotiation strategies to help in two phases: First in the definition of the enterprise business interoperability strategy, and second, in the reasoning of assets and concepts needed for the capture of digital preservation of business assets.


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Paper Citation

in Harvard Style

Coutinho C., Cretan A. and Jardim-Gonçalves R. (2014). Modelling Services for Interoperability Negotiation . In Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Model-Driven Engineering and Software Development - Volume 1: MDSE, (MODELSWARD 2014) ISBN 978-989-758-007-9, pages 682-688. DOI: 10.5220/0004883206820688

in Bibtex Style

author={Carlos Coutinho and Adina Cretan and Ricardo Jardim-Gonçalves},
title={Modelling Services for Interoperability Negotiation},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Model-Driven Engineering and Software Development - Volume 1: MDSE, (MODELSWARD 2014)},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Model-Driven Engineering and Software Development - Volume 1: MDSE, (MODELSWARD 2014)
TI - Modelling Services for Interoperability Negotiation
SN - 978-989-758-007-9
AU - Coutinho C.
AU - Cretan A.
AU - Jardim-Gonçalves R.
PY - 2014
SP - 682
EP - 688
DO - 10.5220/0004883206820688