By Topic

Cost Control in Service Composition Environments

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$33 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

4 Author(s)

This paper investigates requirements and proposes solutions for charging of composite services. An analysis of the relations between the service user, service broker and service provider with respect to charging suggests that the price a service broker asks from the user of a composite service is in general decoupled from the price the service broker pays to the service providers of the component services used to create the composite service. Cost control mechanisms as part of the service selection are therefore essential for the service broker. This paper proposes a cost control mechanism based on instantaneous service price prediction.

Published in:

2008 The Second International Conference on Next Generation Mobile Applications, Services, and Technologies

Date of Conference:

16-19 Sept. 2008