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Author(s): Henrique Lopes Cardoso
Paulo Leitão
Eugénio Oliveira
Title: An approach to Inter-Organizational workflow management in an electronic institution
Issue Date: 2006
Abstract: In a virtual organization, different business partners (individual organizations) cooperate in order to achieve a common goal. The coordination of the corresponding inter-organizational workflow is an important issue. This chapter aims to describe the Electronic Institution platform and to focus on an approach to the inter-organizational workflow management agent, mainly discussing its behavior, interfaces and information exchanged. This approach is conceptualized as a service within an Electronic Institution framework providing several agent-based services related with the formation and operation of virtual organizations. The chapter presents behavior of the inter-organizational workflow management service, modeled as an extension to a contract monitoring service. The chapter also deals with the information exchange needs between these services and with the partners involved in a virtual organization contractual relationship. Copyright ©2006 IFAC
Subject: Engenharia de computadores
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10216/15203
Source: Information Control Problems in Manufacturing 2006
Document Type: Capítulo ou Parte de Livro
Rights: openAccess
License: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/
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