Modelling Adaptive Services for Distributed Systems

L. Rosa, A. Lopes, L. Rodrigues

in Proceedings of the 23st ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC'08), Dependable and Adaptive Distributed Systems DADS Track, Fortaleza, Brasil, March 2008.


There exists a growing class of distributed applications that require adaptive middleware services, i.e., services that are able to monitor changes in the execution environment and in the user requirements, reacting to these changes by adapting their behaviour. This paper proposes modelling primitives that allow to describe the adaptation logic of distributed applications that use reconfigurable service compositions.

Also available extended report (pdf) .

Luís Rodrigues