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Future Internet 2012, 4(3), 618-620; doi:10.3390/fi4030618
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Introduction to the Special Issue on Recent Advances in Web Services

Department of Computer and Electronic Engineering and Computer Science, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL 33431, USA
Received: 17 June 2012 / Accepted: 18 June 2012 / Published: 27 June 2012
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Recent Advances in Web Services)
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Abstract

We have collected five papers describing different aspects of web services and cloud computing. Cloud computing is the next stage of application interoperability and it is a logical extension of web services, both approaches being a variety of Service-Oriented Architecture. The papers cover security, migration, certification, and application development. Together, these papers provide a useful panorama of some of the issues of these two technologies.
Keywords: web services; distributed systems; cloud computing; security; patterns; security patterns; cloud applications; cloud migration; SOA web services; distributed systems; cloud computing; security; patterns; security patterns; cloud applications; cloud migration; SOA
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Fernandez, E.B. Introduction to the Special Issue on Recent Advances in Web Services. Future Internet 2012, 4, 618-620.

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