A Taxonomy of Self-configuring Service Discovery Systems

V. Sundramoorthy, Pieter H. Hartel, Johan Scholten

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    We analyze the fundamental concepts and issues in service discovery. This analysis places service discovery in the context of distributed systems by describing service discovery as a third generation naming system. We also describe the essential architectures and the functionalities in service discovery. We then proceed to show how service discovery fits into a system, by characterizing operational aspects. Subsequently, we describe how existing state of the art performs service discovery, in relation to the operational aspects and functionalities, and identify areas for improvement.
    Original languageUndefined
    Place of PublicationEnschede
    PublisherDistributed and Embedded Security (DIES)
    Number of pages29
    Publication statusPublished - 13 Dec 2007

    Publication series

    NameCTIT Technical Report Series
    PublisherCentre for Telematics and Information Technology, University of Twente
    ISSN (Print)1381-3625


    • METIS-245819
    • IR-64499
    • CAES-PS: Pervasive Systems
    • EWI-11492

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    Sundramoorthy, V., Hartel, P. H., & Scholten, J. (2007). A Taxonomy of Self-configuring Service Discovery Systems. (CTIT Technical Report Series; No. 7/TR-CTIT-07-88). Enschede: Distributed and Embedded Security (DIES).