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|Progressive Trends in Knowledge and System-Based Science for Service Innovation
Michitaka Kosaka, Kunio Shirahada.
Scientific investigation in the service industry has produced a major effect on productivity and quality in order to lead to new services. With ever-evolving internet technologies and information environments, system science and knowledge science seem to be an effective tool for service innovation in...
Innovations in Services Marketing and Management: Strategies for Emerging Economies
Modern corporations face a variety of challenges and opportunities in the field of sustainable development. Properly managing assets and maintaining effective relationships with customers are crucial considerations in successful businesses.
Innovations in Services Marketing and Management...
Handbook of Research on Demand-Driven Web Services: Theory, Technologies, and Applications
Zhaohao Sun, John Yearwood.
In the current technological world, Web services play an integral role in service computing and social networking services. This is also the case in the traditional FREG (foods, resources, energy, and goods) services because almost all traditional services are replaced fully or partially by Web...
Cloud Computing Advancements in Design, Implementation, and Technologies
Cloud computing has revolutionized computer systems, providing greater dynamism and flexibility to a variety of operations. It can help businesses quickly and effectively adapt to market changes, and helps promote users’ continual access to vital information across platforms and devices. Cloud...
Security Engineering for Cloud Computing: Approaches and Tools
David G. Rosado, D. Mellado, Eduardo Fernandez-Medina, Mario G. Piattini.
Applying software engineering to Cloud computing is a primary aspect to obtain a systematic approach to the development, operation and maintenance of software. As a result, there is a need to examine and propose security solutions for cloud computing in order to improve the quality and security of all...
Cloud Computing Service and Deployment Models: Layers and Management
Al Bento, A. K Aggarwal.
With economics as the motivation behind cloud computing, it continues to change the way corporate computing will be done in the future. Therefore a better understanding of the aspects of cloud computing, as well as the influence it has on organizations and management, is essential. Cloud Computing...
Implementation and Integration of Information Systems in the Service Sector
With the continuous growth of the service sector, the ability to develop and implement information systems is important in order to measure progress. Implementation and Integration of Information Systems in the Service Sector is a collection of research which discusses the application of information...
Mobile Opportunities and Applications for E-Service Innovations
Mobile technology continues to shape our society, delivering information and knowledge right to our finger tips. It is only fitting that these advancements and opportunities are applied to the area of electronic services. Mobile Opportunities and Applications for E-Service Innovations brings together...
Principles, Methodologies, and Service-Oriented Approaches for Cloud Computing
Xiaoyu Yang, Lu Liu.
Innovations in cloud and service-oriented architectures continue to attract attention by offering interesting opportunities for research in scientific communities. Although advancements such as computational power, storage, networking, and infrastructure have aided in making major progress in the...
Best Practices and New Perspectives in Service Science and Management
Patricia Ordóñez de Pablos, Robert D. Tennyson.
Within global commerce, services and management play a vital role in the economy. Service systems are necessary for organizations, and a multi-disciplinary approach is ideal to establish full understanding of these systems. Best Practices and New Perspectives in Service Science and Management provides...
Data Intensive Storage Services for Cloud Environments
Dimosthenis Kyriazis, Athanasios Voulodimos, Spyridon V. Gogouvitis, Theodora Varvarigou.
With the evolution of digitized data, our society has become dependent on services to extract valuable information and enhance decision making by individuals, businesses, and government in all aspects of life. Therefore, emerging cloud-based infrastructures for storage have been widely thought of as...
Performance and Dependability in Service Computing: Concepts, Techniques and Research Directions
Valeria Cardellini, Emiliano Casalicchio, Kalinka Regina Lucas Jaquie Castelo Branco, Júlio Cezar Estrella, Francisco José Monaco.
When deployed as infrastructure components of real-time business processes, service computing applications we rely on for our daily activities elicit the proper addressing of performance and dependability issues. While recent developments in service-oriented architectures have come a long way in many...
Service Life Cycle Tools and Technologies: Methods, Trends and Advances
Jonathan Lee, Shang-Pin Ma, Alan Liu.
As Service-Oriented Computing (SOC) gains a wider global acceptance, the need for understanding its life cycle becomes inevitable, not only for developers, but also for users. Service Life Cycle Tools and Technologies: Methods, Trends and Advances compiles the latest research on SOC life cycles...
Advancing the Service Sector with Evolving Technologies: Techniques and Principles
Measuring progress in the service sector is closely linked to the ability to develop and implement information systems. As the service sector continues to grow, it is important to investigate what drives the production of intangible goods and overall economic health. Advancing the Service Sector with...
Open Source Cloud Computing Systems: Practices and Paradigms
Luis M. Vaquero, Juan Cáceres, Juan J. Hierro.
Cloud computing is a new paradigm devoted to the provision of every network resource available as a service to a variety of users. Open Source Cloud Computing Systems: Practices and Paradigms bridges the gap between solutions and users' needs. This book presents the most relevant open source cloud...
Cloud Computing for Teaching and Learning: Strategies for Design and Implementation
With its cost efficiency, enabling of collaboration and sharing of resources, and its ability to improve access, cloud computing is likely to play a big role in the classrooms of tomorrow. Cloud Computing for Teaching and Learning: Strategies for Design and Implementation provides the latest...
Innovative Mobile Platform Developments for Electronic Services Design and Delivery
In the ever-growing world of technology, it is becoming more important to understand the developments of new electronic services and mobile applications. Innovative Mobile Platform Developments for Electronic Services Design and Delivery is a comprehensive look at all aspects of production management...
Services Customization Using Web Technologies
Dimitris Kardaras, Bill Karakostas.
The Internet gives the consumer almost unlimited choice in products. At the same time, it causes a globalization of consumer habits and tastes. One important question that arises is: Does the Internet and the World Wide Web offer the same opportunities for choice of services as they do for products?...
Achieving Federated and Self-Manageable Cloud Infrastructures: Theory and Practice
Massimo Villari, Ivona Brandic, Francesco Tusa.
Cloud computing presents a promising approach for implementing scalable information and communications technology systems for private and public, individual, community, and business use. Achieving Federated and Self-Manageable Cloud Infrastructures: Theory and Practice overviews current developments in...
Service Intelligence and Service Science: Evolutionary Technologies and Challenges
Ho-fung Leung, Dickson K.W. Chiu, Patrick C.K. Hung.
The global economy and individual organizations are evolving to become service-oriented. There have recently been more and more research works on services provision, particularly with a cross-disciplinary approach. Service Intelligence and Service Science: Evolutionary Technologies and Challenges the...