A Reputation-Based Approach to Self-Adaptive Service Selection

Jan Sudeikat, Wolfgang Renz, Ante Vilenica & Winfried Lamersdorf
Service-orientation provides concepts and tools for flexible composition and management of largescale distributed software applications. The automated run-time management of such loosely coupled software systems, however, poses still major challenges and is therefore an active research area, including the use of novel computing paradigms. In this context, the dynamic and adaptive selection of best possible service providers is an important task, which can be addressed by an appropriate middleware layer that allows considering different service...