Web Service Support for Collaboration between Demographers

Mirjana Devedzic1, Vladan Devedzic1 and Sonja D. Radenkovic1

  1. University of Belgrade, Serbia

Abstract

The paper promotes the use of novel Web services in the daily work and research of social scientists and other professionals. The case presented in the paper pertains to demographers and their research, but the technology used is generic and can be easily instantiated for use by other social science researchers. Specifically, the case covers facilitating collaboration between a university research group in the field of demography and professionals in the field of demographic statistics. The technology used is a set of new Web services developed as parts of an EU research project. The paper explains the case itself and the motivation for using the services, describes the services themselves, and discusses the experience acquired and the benefits and lessons learned by using the services so far.

Key words

Demography, Web services, collaboration, research, content & knowledge provision

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

https://doi.org/10.2298/CSIS111214018D

Publication information

Volume 9, Issue 2 (June 2012)
Year of Publication: 2012
ISSN: 1820-0214 (Print) 2406-1018 (Online)
Publisher: ComSIS Consortium

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How to cite

Devedzic, M., Devedzic, V., Radenkovic, S. D.: Web Service Support for Collaboration between Demographers. Computer Science and Information Systems, Vol. 9, No. 2, 943-960. (2012)