Patent Number: 8,880,558

Title: Cloud services creation based on graph mapping

Abstract: A method for service creation based on graph mapping including constructing a graph having leaf nodes in an environment including business support nodes associated with respective services and operations support nodes including attribute models, identifying a plurality of services at a level of the leafs in the graph, extending the graph by representing existing services offerings in terms of operation level service definitions and new services at the level of the leafs, and re-combining leaf nodes to define new services at service creation time.

Inventors: Deng; Yu (Hawthorne, NY), Head; Michael R. (Hawthorne, NY), Kochut; Andrzej (Hawthorne, NY), Munson; Jonathan P. (Hawthorne, NY), Sailer; Anca (Hawthorne, NY), Shaikh; Hidayatullah (Hawthorne, NY)

Assignee: International Business Machines Corporation

International Classification: G06F 17/00 (20060101); G06F 9/44 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-04 0:00:00