Improvement of GVSRM with Addressing the Interoperability Issues in Global Village

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Mohammad Reza Mollahoseini Ardakani 1,* Seyyed Mohsen Hashemi 2

1. Computer Engineering Department, Maybod Branch, Islamic Azad University, Yazd, Iran

2. Computer Engineering Department, Science and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran

* Corresponding author.


Received: 20 Feb. 2014 / Revised: 11 May 2014 / Accepted: 25 Jul. 2014 / Published: 8 Oct. 2014

Index Terms

Collaboration, Global Village, GVSRM, Interoperability, Virtual Holding Governance (VHG)


In today's globally networked environment, enterprises need collaborating using Information Technology (IT) and other tools to succeed in this dynamic and heterogeneous business environment. The Global Village Services Reference Model (GVSRM) is a model based on SOSA (Service Oriented Strategies and Architectures) ontology for global village services realization. In this model, three architectural abstraction layers have been considered for global village: ‘infrastructure for global village services’, ‘global village services provisioning’, and ‘using global village services’. Despite of relative completeness of this model, one of its obvious shortcomings is lack of attention to the crucial issue of interoperability in the global village. Based on this model, the grid of global village is comprised of VHGs (Virtual Holding Governance). The VHG is a temporary, scalable, dynamic cluster/association comprising of existing or newly service provider organizations which its aim is satisfying the requirements of global village actors through electronic processes. In this paper, we will propose a federated approach for interoperability among the VHGs of the global village and then improve the GVSRM by adding the corresponding interoperability components to it.

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Mohammad Reza Mollahoseini Ardakani, Seyyed Mohsen Hashemi, "Improvement of GVSRM with Addressing the Interoperability Issues in Global Village", International Journal of Intelligent Systems and Applications(IJISA), vol.6, no.11, pp.21-28, 2014. DOI:10.5815/ijisa.2014.11.03


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