The full text of this article
Towards a model-driven approach for treating quality attributes of service-based business processes
by Fabrício Teles; Fernando Lins; Nelson Rosa
International Journal of Web Engineering and Technology (IJWET), Vol. 9, No. 4, 2014
Abstract: A systematic way for treating non-functional (quality) attributes into the business process management lifecycle is still a challenge. The agnostic, integrated and automated treatment of these attributes from the most abstract business level to their technical realisation at execution level is a complex task. In this context, this paper presents a model-driven approach centred on quality attributes of business processes. Additionally, two key characteristics of our approach are the agnostic treatment of the quality attribute being considered and its projection on standards such as user requirement notation (URN), UML for QoS and WS-Policy. To illustrate the proposed approach, a supply chain management use case is used. Finally, in order to evaluate the model-driven approach, an evaluation plan based on goal/question/metric (GQM) is defined, providing the rationale to define and to apply evaluation metrics of interest.
Online publication date: Mon, 16-Feb-2015
is only available to individual subscribers or to users at subscribing institutions.
Go to Inderscience Online Journals to access the Full Text of this article.
Pay per view:
If you are not a subscriber and you just want to read the full contents of this article, buy online access here.
Complimentary Subscribers, Editors or Members of the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Web Engineering and Technology (IJWET):
Login with your Inderscience username and password:
Want to subscribe?
A subscription gives you complete access to all articles in the current issue, as well as to all articles in the previous three years (where applicable).
See our Orders page to subscribe.
If you still need assistance, please email firstname.lastname@example.org