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Software systems play an increasingly important role in our everyday lives. New application domains regularly appear, bringing with them challenging new requirements. The software engineering community is striving to handle a significant number of new critical demands. Productivity, quality, and runtime flexibility are only a few of them. To satisfy such requirements, the community has proposed new development paradigms, such as service-oriented computing. SOC promotes the use of well-defined composition units (services) to support rapid application development.