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A policy-based web service redundancy detection in wireless sensor networks

Xu, Yuemei, Niu, Wenjia, Tang, Hui, Li, Gang, Zhao, Zhijun and Ci, Song 2013, A policy-based web service redundancy detection in wireless sensor networks, Journal of network and systems management, vol. 21, no. 3, pp. 384-407.

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Title A policy-based web service redundancy detection in wireless sensor networks
Author(s) Xu, Yuemei
Niu, Wenjia
Tang, Hui
Li, GangORCID iD for Li, Gang
Zhao, Zhijun
Ci, Song
Journal name Journal of network and systems management
Volume number 21
Issue number 3
Start page 384
End page 407
Total pages 24
Publisher Springer New York LLC
Place of publication New York, N. Y.
Publication date 2013-09
ISSN 1064-7570
Keyword(s) web services
input-to-output mapping relationships
service policy
Summary Wireless sensor networks (WSNs) are attractive for monitoring and gathering physical information (e.g. temperature) via lots of deployed sensors. For the applications in WSNs, Web service is one of the recommended frameworks to publish, invoke, and manage services. However, the standard Web service description language (WSDL), defines only the service input and output while ignoring the corresponding input-to-output mapping relationships. This presents a serious challenge in distinguishing services with similar input and output interface. In this paper, we address this challenge by embedding the service policy into the traditional WSDL2.0 schema to describe the input-to-output mapping relationships. The service policy is then transformed into a policy binary tree so that the similarity between different Web services can be quantitatively evaluated. Furthermore, a new service redundancy detection approach is proposed based on this similarity. Finally, the case study and experimental analysis illustrate the applicability and capability of the proposed service redundancy detection approach.
Language eng
Field of Research 080503 Networking and Communications
Socio Economic Objective 970108 Expanding Knowledge in the Information and Computing Sciences
HERDC Research category C1 Refereed article in a scholarly journal
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