|The main goal of Kasba is to make it possible to any potential user to discover and interactively test services primarily corresponding to software developed within Xerox Research Labs. Once the user knows about these services, the next step consists in designing scenarios involving several services, and validating that the results correspond to what is expected. Ultimately, a scenario can become a new service.||
Kasba project consists in two kinds of activities related to the notions of services implementation and integration:
We want to stress that Kasba mainly relies on Java, and so services should be easily portable on any underlying platform as long as Java is supported as well as a registration/discovery mechanisms. We intend to deliver some components and transfer some expertise to IBG, in particular for the development of "modular collaborative applications".
A first prototype has been developed, showing the technical feasibility and providing a subset of the required functionalities. Our approach is to incrementally improve this environment and the set of services.
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