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Interaction systems design and the protocol- and middleware-centred paradigms in distributed application development

Andrade Almeida, João; van Sinderen, Marten J.; Quartel, Dick; Ferreira Pires, Luis;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2003
  • Country: Netherlands
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This paper aims at demonstrating the benefits and importance of interaction systems design in the development of distributed applications. We position interaction systems design with respect to two paradigms that have influenced the design of distributed applications: the middleware-centred and the protocol-centred paradigm. We argue that interaction systems that support application-level interactions should be explicitly designed, using the externally observable behaviour of the interaction system as a starting point in interaction systems design. This practice has two main benefits: to promote a systematic design method, in which the correctness of the design ...
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free text keywords: METIS-213899, EWI-7490, SCS-Services, IR-66496
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