Composition of Service and Protocol Specifications in Asynchronous Communication System

Noppadol MANEERAT  Ruttikorn VARAKULSIRIPUNTH  Bhed Bahadur BISTA  Kaoru TAKAHASHI  Yasushi KATO  Norio SHIRATORI  

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IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Information and Systems   Vol.E87-D   No.10   pp.2306-2317
Publication Date: 2004/10/01
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Print ISSN: 0916-8532
Type of Manuscript: PAPER
Category: Networks
Keyword: 
LOTOS,  LTS,  weak bisimulation,  asynchronous model,  

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Summary: 
One of the important techniques in communication system design is the composition of service and protocol specifications. In this paper, we have presented a new approach to the composition technique based on the weak bisimulation concept. The main objective is to combine service specifications and protocol specifications individually and simultaneously. The composition technique can maintain the equivalence between the composed service and protocol specifications. LOTOS language terms are utilized to describe the communication specifications. The application on the asynchronous model is presented. Moreover, a support system of the composition technique is developed and presented in this paper.