Publications

Academic Books and Book Chapters

(The technical books I’ve authored are on my books page)

Realising Service Oriented Architectures Using Web Services

Jim Webber and Savas Parastatidis, in Service-Oriented Computing: The Web Services Phenomenon, MIT Press 2008.

Protocol-based Integration using SSDL and Pi-Calculus

Woodman, S., Parastatidis, S. and Webber, J. In Workflows for E-science: Scientific Workflows for Grids, Taylor, I. .J., Deelman, E., Gannon, D.B. and Shields, M. (eds.), pp 227-243, ISBN 978-1-84628-519-6, Springer-Verlag 2007.

Visual Object-Oriented Development of Parallel Applications (Ph.D. Thesis)

Webber, J. Department of Computing Science, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, 2000.

Academic Journals

Investigations on path indexing for graph databases

Sumrall J., Fletcher G. H. L. , Poulovassilis A., Svensson J., Vejlstrup M., Vest C., and Webber J. Proceedings of PELGA 2016.

An Architect’s Guide to Developing Enterprise Web Services

Webber, J., CSI Communications, Volume 29, Issue 9, pp. 15-20, March 2006.

Asynchronous Messaging between Web Services Using SSDL

Parastatidis, S., Woodman, S., Webber, J., Kuo, D., Greenfield, P., IEEE Internet Computing, vol. 10, no. 1, pp. 26-39, January/February, 2006.
See also: IEEE Web site

Grid Computing using Web Services Technologies

Parastatidis S., Watson, P., Webber, J., 6th Thematic Workshop of the EU Network of Excellence DELOS, Cagliari, Italy, June 24-25, 2004, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer-Verlag, ISSN: 0302-9743. See also http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/11549819_2

WS-GAF: a framework for building Grid applications using Web Services

Parastatidis S., Webber, J., Watson, P. Rischbeck, T., Journal of Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience, 17(2-4), p391-417, 2005

Web Service Grids: An Evolutionary Approach

Atkinson, M. et al, Journal of Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience, 17(2-4), p377-389), 2005

Coordinating Business Transactions on the Web

Dalal, S. Little, M. Potts, M. Temel, S., Webber, J., IEEE Internet Computing Special Edition on Web Services, January 2003.

Visual, Object-Oriented Development of Parallel Applications

Webber, J. and Lee, P.A., Journal of Visual Languages and Computing, Volume 12, Issue 2, pp 145-161, Academic Press, ISSN: 1045-926X, 2001.

Conference Proceedings

Towards a Horizontally Scalable Graph Database

Jim Webber, Proceedings of the European Data Forum, June 6-7 2012, Copenhagen, Denmark.

The Role of Hypermedia in Distributed System Development

Savas Parastatidis, Jim Webber, Guilherme Silveira and Ian Robinson, Proceedings of the First International Workshop on RESTful Design (WS-REST 2010), at WWW 2010

Soya: a Programming Model and Runtime Environment for Component Composition using SSDL

Patric Fornasier, Jim Webber, and Ian Gorton, Proceedings of the 10th International ACM SIGSOFT Symposium on Component-Based Software Engineering (CBSE 2007)

Expressing and Reasoning about Service Contracts in Service-Oriented Computing

Kuo, D. et al., Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Web Services 2006, pp 915-918, July 2006

Secure and Provable Service Support for Human-Intensive Real-Estate Processes

Emerson Ribeiro de Mello et al, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Services Computing (SCC’06), pp. 495-504
See also: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/SCC.2006.84

Proceedings of the First International Workshop on the Design of Service-Oriented Applications (WDSOA’05)

Chung, J.Y., Feuerlicht, G., Webber J. (eds), Amsterdam, 2005. IBM Research Report RC23819.
See also: http://domino.research.ibm.com/library/cyberdig.nsf/1e4115aea78b6e7c85256b360066f0d4/0fd9b681aadeffa1852570cf005fdc06?OpenDocument

Assessing the Risk and Value of Adopting Emerging and Unstable Web Services Specifications

Parastatidis, S. and Webber, J., Proceedings of the 2004 IEEE International Conference on Services Computing, Shanghai, China, 2004.

The WS-GAF Registry Service

Parastatidis S., and Webber, J., 2nd Workshop on Building Service-based Grids, GGF 11 Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, July 2004.

Grid Computing using Web Services Technologies

Parastatidis, S., Watson, , P., and Webber, J., Proceedings of the DELOS Workshop on Digital Library Architectures, S. Margherita di Pula, Cagliari, Italy, June 2004.

The Misplaced Comma: Programmers’ Tales and Traditions

Marshall, L. and Webber, J., Proceedings of the 14th Annual Workshop of the Psychology of Programming Interest Group, 2002.
See also: http://www.ppig.org/papers/14th-marshall.pdf

Visual, Object-Oriented Development of Parallel Applications

Webber, J. and Lee, P.A., Proceedings of Satellite Workshop on Visual Methods for Parallel and Distributed Programming, IEEE Visual Languages, Seattle, USA, September 2000.

Gotos Considered Harmful and other Programmer’s Taboos

Marshall, L. and Webber, J. Proceedings of the 12th Annual Workshop of the Psychology of Programming Interest Group, 2000.
See also: http://www.ppig.org/papers/12th-marshall.pdf

Vorlon: A Visual Object-Oriented Approach to Parallel Application Development

Webber, J. Proceedings of the Doctoral Symposium, 13th IEEE Conference on Automated Software Engineering, 1998.
See also: http://ase.informatik.uni-essen.de/ase/past/ase98/ASE98DocSymProc.pdf

Industrial Journals

Service-Oriented, Distributed, High-Performance Computing

Parastatidis S. and Webber, J., Microsoft Architecture Journal, Vol. 1, Issue 5, July 2005.
See also: http://www.microsoft.com/architecture/default.aspx?pid=journal.5

Stateful Interactions in Web Services:
A Comparison of WS-Context and WS-ResourceFramework

Webber, J., Parastatidis S., Little, M.C., Web Services Journal, Vol. 4, Issue 5, May 2004.
See also: http://webservices.sys-con.com/read/44675.htm

Why WSDL is not Yet Another Object IDL

Webber, J., and Parastatidis S., Web Services Journal, Vol. 4, Issue 4, April 2004.
See also: http://webservices.sys-con.com/read/44354.htm

Horses for Courses: Services, Objects, and Loose Coupling

Webber, J., and Parastatidis S., Web Services Journal, Vol. 4, Issue 1, January 2004.
See also: http://webservices.sys-con.com/read/39953.htm

Introducing WS-CAF

Webber, J. and Little, M.C., Web Services Journal, Vol. 3, Issue 12, December 2003.
See also: http://webservices.sys-con.com/read/39936.htm

Demystifying Service Oriented Architectures

Webber, J. and Parastatidis, S., Web Services Journal, Vol. 3, Issue 11, November 2003.
See also: http://webservices.sys-con.com/read/39908.htm

Introducing BPEL4WS

Webber J., and Little M.C., Web Services Journal, Vol. 3, Issue 8, August 2003.
See also: http://webservices.sys-con.com/read/39830.htm

Introducing WS-Transaction

Little M.C. and Webber J., Web Services Journal, Vol. 3, Issue 6, June 2003. Continued Vol. 3, Issue 7, June 2003.
See also: http://webservices.sys-con.com/read/39769.htm and http://webservices.sys-con.com/read/39795.htm

Introducing WS-Coordination

Webber J., and Little M.C., Web Services Journal, Vol. 3, Issue 5, May 2003.
See also: http://webservices.sys-con.com/read/39751.htm

Building Transactional Web Services with OASIS BTP

Webber J., Web Services Journal, Vol. 2, Issue 10, October 2002. Continued Vol.2, Issue 11, November 2002.
See also: http://webservices.sys-con.com/read/39577.htm and http://webservices.sys-con.com/read/39606.htm

The Smart Money s on OASIS BTP (Guest Editorial)

Webber J., Web Services Journal, Vol. 2, Issue 4, April 2002.
See also: http://webservices.sys-con.com/read/39424.htm

Making Web Services Work

Webber, J., et al, Application Development Advisor, Volume 5, Issue 9, pp 68-71 SIGS Ltd., ISSN: 1369-4200, 2001

Whitepapers

Soap Service Description Language

Parastatidis, S., Webber J., et al
See http://www.ssdl.org

Web Services Composite Application Framework (WS-CAF) Specification

Bunting, D. et al.
See http://www.arjuna.com/standards/ws-caf/

Technical Reports

Secure and Provable Service Support for Human-Intensive Real-Estate Processes

Ribeiro de Mello, E., Parastatidis, S., Reinecke, P., Smith, C., van Moorsel, A., Webber, J. CS-TR: 960, School of Computing Science, University of Newcastle, May  2006.
See also: http://www.cs.ncl.ac.uk/research/pubs/trs/papers/960.pdf

Assessing the Risk and Value of Adopting Emerging and Unstable Web Services Specifications

Parastatidis, S. and Webber, J. CS-TR: 851, School of Computing Science, University of Newcastle, July 2004.
See also: http://www.cs.ncl.ac.uk/research/pubs/trs/papers/851.pdf

Using Web Services to Build Grid Applications – The “No Risk” WS-GAF Profile

Parastatidis, S., Webber, J. and Watson, P. CS-TR: 850, School of Computing Science, University of Newcastle, June 2004.
See also: http://www.cs.ncl.ac.uk/research/pubs/trs/papers/850.pdf

A Grid Application Framework based on Web Services Specifications and Practices

Parastatidis, S., Webber, J., Watson, P. and Rischbeck, T. CS-TR: 825 School of Computing Science, University of Newcastle, Jan 2004.
See also: http://www.cs.ncl.ac.uk/research/pubs/trs/papers/825.pdf

Taxonomy for Visual Parallel Programming

Lee, P. A. and Webber, J., CS-TR: 793, School of Computing Science, University of Newcastle, April 2003.
See also: http://www.cs.ncl.ac.uk/research/pubs/trs/papers/793.pdf