Towards Seamless Interoperability in Collaborative Networks

  • Claudia-Melania Chituc
  • César Toscano
  • Américo Lopes Azevedo
Part of the IFIP — The International Federation for Information Processing book series (IFIPAICT, volume 243)


The goal of achieving full interoperability is still not achieved, despite the high number of tools and infrastructures developed. The objective of this article is to present a framework aiming at supporting seamless interoperability in a business collaborative networked environment. An implementation example from the footwear sector validating the framework proposed is also described.


Semantic Interoperability Business Scenario Footwear Industry Agreement Setting Common Repository 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Claudia-Melania Chituc
    • 1
    • 2
  • César Toscano
    • 2
  • Américo Lopes Azevedo
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto (FEUP)Portugal
  2. 2.INESC PortoPortugal

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