Submit a Paper to the International Journal of Web Services Research (IJWSR)

Published Quarterly. Est. 2004.

The International Journal of Web Services Research (IJWSR) is the first refereed, international publication featuring the latest research findings and industry solutions involving all aspects of Web services technology. This journal covers advancements, standards, and practices of Web services, as well as identifies emerging research topics and defines the future of Web services on grid computing, multimedia, and communication. IJWSR provides an open, formal publication for high quality articles developed by theoreticians, educators, developers, researchers, and practitioners for those desiring to stay abreast of challenges in Web services technology.

ISSN: 1545-7362|EISSN: 1546-5004|DOI: 10.4018/IJWSR
The Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Web Services Research (IJWSR) would like to invite you to consider submitting a manuscript for inclusion in this scholarly journal. The following describes the mission, the coverage and the guidelines for submission to IJWSR.

Mission

Web Services are among the most important emerging technologies in the e-business, computer software and communication industries. The Web Services technologies will redefine the way that companies do business and exchange information in twenty-first century. They will enhance business efficiency by enabling dynamic provisioning of resources from a pool of distributed resources. Due to the importance of the field, there is a significant amount of ongoing research in the areas. In a parallel effort, standardization organizations are actively developing standards for Web Services. The Web Services are creating what will become one of the most significant industries of the new century. The International Journal of Web Services Research (IJWSR) is designed to be a valuable resource providing leading technologies, development, ideas, and trends to an international readership of researchers and engineers in the field of Web Services.


Coverage

The International Journal of Web Services Research (IJWSR) includes topics related to the advancements in the state of the art standards and practices of Web Services, as well as covers the emerging research topics which are going to define the future of Web Services computing, including Web Services on grid computing, multimedia, and communication. Topics of interest to include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Business grid
  • Business process integration and management using Web services
  • Case studies for Web services
  • Communication applications using Web services
  • Composite Web service creation and enabling infrastructures
  • Dynamic invocation mechanisms for Web services
  • E-commerce applications using Web services
  • Frameworks for building Web service applications
  • Grid-based Web services applications (e.g. OGSA)
  • Interactive TV applications using Web services
  • Mathematic foundations for service oriented computing
  • Multimedia applications using Web services
  • Quality of service for Web services
  • Resource management for Web services
  • Semantic services computing
  • SOAP enhancements
  • Solution management for Web services
  • UDDI enhancements
  • Web services architecture
  • Web services discovery
  • Web services modeling
  • Web services performance
  • Web services security


Submission

Prospective authors should note that only original and previously unpublished articles will be considered. INTERESTED AUTHORS MUST CONSULT THE JOURNAL’S GUIDELINES FOR MANUSCRIPT SUBMISSIONS at http://www.igi-global.com/journals/guidelines-for-submission.aspx PRIOR TO SUBMISSION. All article submissions will be forwarded to at least 3 members of the Editorial Review Board of the journal for double-blind, peer review. Final decision regarding acceptance/revision/rejection will be based on the reviews received from the reviewers. All submissions must be uploaded to the e-Editorial Discovery submission system here: http://www.igi-global.com/submission/submit-manuscript/?jid=1079


All submissions and inquiries should be directed to the attention of:

Dr. Liang-Jie Zhang
Editor-in-Chief
International Journal of Web Services Research
E-mail: zhanglj@ieee.org