Volume 3 Number 2 Year - 2009
Number of articles: 10
INTEGRATION OF VIRTUAL ENTERPRISES USING SERVICE ORIENTED ARCHITECTURE
Authors: M. Stefanovic, S. Arsovski, S. Nestic, A. Aleksic
Abstract: Virtual enterprise integration (VEI) is virtually the most critical success factor for making virtual enterprise (VE) a real, competitive, and widely implemented organizational an d management concept. One of possible approaches in virtual enterprise integration is employment of web services. In this paper we will present process-oriented approach for developing an SOA for VEI. The general assumption of suggested approach is that service oriented architecture is based on business service and that business services mo stly correspond to exchanged documentation in a real business system. CASE tool for web service specification is also presented.
Keywords: Virtual enterprise integration, web services