A utility model for volunteered service composition

Elhabbash, Abdessalam and Bahsoon, Rami and Tino, Peter and Lewis, Peter R (2014) A utility model for volunteered service composition. In: Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE/ACM 7th International Conference on Utility and Cloud Computing. IEEE, pp. 337-344. ISBN 9781479978816

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Abstract

Volunteered Service Composition (VSC) refers to the process of composing volunteered services and resources. These services are typically published to a pool of voluntary resources. The composition aims at satisfying some objectives (e.g. Utilizing storage and eliminating waste, sharing space and optimizing for energy, reducing computational cost etc.). In cases when a single volunteered service does not satisfy a request, VSC will be required. In this paper, we contribute to three approaches for composing volunteered services: these are exhaustive, naïve and utility-based search approach to VSC. The proposed new utility-based approach, for instance, is based on measuring the utility that each volunteered service can provide to each request and systematically selects the one with the highest utility. We found that the utility-based approach tend to be more effective and efficient when selecting services, while minimizing resource waste when compared to the other two approaches.

Item Type: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings
Departments: Faculty of Science and Technology > School of Computing & Communications
ID Code: 127401
Deposited By: ep_importer_pure
Deposited On: 11 Sep 2018 12:16
Refereed?: Yes
Published?: Published
Last Modified: 11 Feb 2020 06:34
URI: https://eprints.lancs.ac.uk/id/eprint/127401

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