Recommendations for realizing SOAP publish/subscribe in tactical networks

Trude H. Bloebaum, Frank T. Johnsen, Marianne R. Brannsten, Jose Alcaraz-Calero, Qi Wang, James Nightingale

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Abstract

In this paper, we investigate the publish/subscribe standard WS-Notiflcation with respect to deployment and use in the tactical domain. We leverage a network emulator, CORE, to generate a testbed for controlled and repeatable experiments exhibiting typical tactical network traits: Limited data rates, delays, and packet loss, as well as node mobility and subsequent sporadic loss of connectivity. The work was performed in context of the NATO CSO/IST-118 SOA recommendations for disadvantaged grids in the tactical domain group. Our goal was not only to see how the WS-Notification standard behaves in the tactical domain, but also to investigate optimizations (here: compression) as part of our work for giving recommendations towards tactical SOA deployment. Our findings include that compression in general is beneficial and should be leveraged. However, the broker-based nature of WS-Notification proved, as expected, to be problematic in disruptive environments (single point of failure), and so measures that can mitigate this should be investigated further.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2016 International Conference on Military Communications and Information Systems, ICMCIS 2016
Number of pages8
ISBN (Electronic)9781509017775
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 20 Jun 2016
Event2016 International Conference on Military Communications and Information Systems, ICMCIS 2016 - Brussels, Belgium
Duration: 23 May 201624 May 2016

Conference

Conference2016 International Conference on Military Communications and Information Systems, ICMCIS 2016
CountryBelgium
CityBrussels
Period23/05/1624/05/16

Keywords

  • publish/Subscribe
  • tactical networks
  • web services
  • service-oriented architecture
  • interoperability
  • mobile communication

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