Collaborative Networks in the Internet of Services

13th IFIP WG 5.5 Working Conference on Virtual Enterprises, PRO-VE 2012, Bournemouth, UK, October 1-3, 2012. Proceedings

  • Luis M. Camarinha-Matos
  • Lai Xu
  • Hamideh Afsarmanesh
Conference proceedings PRO-VE 2012

Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT, volume 380)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Introduction

  3. Service Enhanced Products

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 11-11
    2. Luis M. Camarinha-Matos, Patricia Macedo, Filipa Ferrada, Ana Inês Oliveira
      Pages 13-25
    3. Sophie Peillon, Sarra Dahmani, Xavier Boucher
      Pages 35-42
    4. David Walters, Jyotirmoyee Bhattacharjya
      Pages 43-50
  4. Service Composition I

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 51-51
    2. John Fitzgerald, Jeremy Bryans, Richard Payne
      Pages 53-62
    3. Hamideh Afsarmanesh, Mahdi Sargolzaei, Mahdieh Shadi
      Pages 63-73
    4. Rubén Darío Franco, Angel Ortiz Bas, Pedro Gómez-Gasquet, Raúl Rodriguez Rodriguez
      Pages 74-83
  5. Service Composition II

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 85-85
    2. Georgiana Stegaru, Cristian Danila, Ioan Stefan Sacala, Mihnea Moisescu, Aurelian Mihai Stanescu
      Pages 87-95
    3. Maik Herfurth, Thomas Schuster, Peter Weiß
      Pages 105-113
  6. Collaborative Ecosystems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 115-115
    2. Luis M. Camarinha-Matos, João Rosas, Ana Inês Oliveira, Filipa Ferrada
      Pages 117-127
    3. Dario Antonelli, Dario Bellomo, Giulia Bruno, Agostino Villa
      Pages 128-136
  7. Platform Requirements

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 147-147
    2. Hamideh Afsarmanesh, Victor Thamburaj
      Pages 149-157
    3. Igor Polyantchikov, Anoop Bangalore Srinivasa, Guruprakash Veerana Naikod, Tarvi Tara, Taivo Kangilaski, Eduard Shevtshenko
      Pages 158-165
    4. Kai Mertins, Thomas Knothe, Pavel Gocev
      Pages 166-173
  8. Cloud-Based Support

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 175-175
    2. Nan Jiang, Lai Xu, Paul de Vrieze, Mian-Guan Lim, Oscar Jarabo
      Pages 177-185
    3. Reza Sahandi, Adel Alkhalil, Justice Opara-Martins
      Pages 186-195
    4. Dimitrios Kourtesis, Konstantinos Bratanis, Dimitris Bibikas, Iraklis Paraskakis
      Pages 196-204
  9. Collaborative Business Frameworks I

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 205-205
    2. Egon Lüftenegger, Paul Grefen, Caren Weisleder
      Pages 207-215
    3. Jingwei Cheng, Chong Wang, Keqing He, Jinxu Jia, Peng Liang
      Pages 225-233
    4. Frank Hilbert, Raimar J. Scherer
      Pages 234-241
  10. Collaborative Business Frameworks II

  11. Services Design

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 271-271
    2. Eva A. Coscia, Rosanna Fornasiero, João Bastos, Américo Azevedo, Domenico Rotondi, Salvatore Piccione
      Pages 289-298
  12. e-Governance

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 299-299
    2. Egidijus Ostašius
      Pages 301-309
    3. Pawadee Meesapawong, Yacine Rezgui, Haijiang Li
      Pages 310-317
    4. Ali Al-Sherbaz, Rashmi Dravid, Espen Svennevik, Phil Picton
      Pages 318-326
  13. Collaboration in Traditional Sectors

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 327-327
    2. Patricia Macedo, António Abreu, Luis M. Camarinha-Matos
      Pages 329-339
    3. Antonio P. Volpentesta, Salvatore Ammirato, Marco Della Gala
      Pages 340-348
    4. João Bastos, Valentina Franchini, Américo Azevedo, Rosanna Fornasiero
      Pages 349-359
  14. Collaboration Motivators I

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 361-361

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 13th IFIP WG 5.5 Working Conference on Virtual Enterprises, PRO-VE 2012, held in Bournemouth, UK, in October 2012. The 61 revised papers presented were carefully selected from numerous submissions. They provide a comprehensive overview of identified challenges and recent advances in various collaborative network (CN) domains and their applications with a particular focus on the Internet of Services. The papers are organized in topical sections on service enhanced products; service composition; collaborative ecosystems; platform requirements; cloud-based support; colllaborative business frameworks; service design; e-governance; collaboration in traditional sectors; collaboration motivators; virtual organization breeding environments; collaboration spaces; designing collaborative networks; cost, benefits and performance; identification of patterns; co-innovation and competitiveness; collaborative behavior models; and risks, governance, trust.


business information systems business process compliance integrated services software service virtual enterprise

Editors and affiliations

  • Luis M. Camarinha-Matos
    • 1
  • Lai Xu
    • 2
  • Hamideh Afsarmanesh
    • 3
  1. 1.Faculdade de Ciências e TecnologiaUniversidade Nova de LisboaMonte CaparicaPortugal
  2. 2.Bournemouth UniversityPooleUK
  3. 3.University of AmsterdamAmsterdamThe Netherlands

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information IFIP Federation for Information Processing 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-32774-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-32775-9
  • Series Print ISSN 1868-4238
  • Series Online ISSN 1861-2288
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