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Checking Correctness of Transactional Behaviors

  • Vincenzo Ciancia
  • Gian Luigi Ferrari
  • Roberto Guanciale
  • Daniele Strollo
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5048)

Abstract

The Signal Calculus is an asynchronous process calculus featuring multicast communication. It relies on explicit modeling of the communication structure of the network (communication flows), and on handling sessions, even multi-party. The calculus is strongly motivated by the practical needs of Service-Oriented Computing, and there exists a Java implementation, called JSCL, with a graphical modeling framework. To the aim of adding to SC (and JSCL) a verification environment, in this work we introduce the abstract semantics of SC, based on bisimulation. We show an example exploiting bisimilarity to prove the correctness of an SC model with respects to a transactional isolation requirement.

Keywords

Service Oriented Architectures Event Notification Coordination Observational Equivalence 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Vincenzo Ciancia
    • 1
  • Gian Luigi Ferrari
    • 1
  • Roberto Guanciale
    • 2
  • Daniele Strollo
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Dipartimento di InformaticaUniversità degli Studi di PisaPisaItaly
  2. 2.Institute for Advanced Studies IMT LuccaLuccaItaly

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