|Marinescu, Dan C.|
Internet-Based Workflow Management
Toward a Semantic Web
Wiley Series on Parallel and Distributed Computing
1. Edition April 2002
2002. XXVIII, 628 Pages, Hardcover
- Practical Approach Book -
ISBN 978-0-471-43962-2 - John Wiley & Sons
Internet-based business transactions can be broken down into a series of independent steps. This workflow often involves tools from an array of fields, such as network modeling, scheduling, distributed systems, artificial intelligence, software agents, and Java. This book serves as a single, comprehensive resource for IT practitioners and students that covers all these vital aspects of workflow management.
From the contents
Basic Concepts and Models.
Net Models of Distributed Systems and Workflows.
Internet Quality of Service.
From Ubiquitous Internet Services to Open Systems.
Coordination and Software Agents.
Knowledge Representation, Inference, and Planning.
Middleware for Process Coordination: A Case Study.