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Pluggable compensation execution

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000015877D
Original Publication Date: 2002-Jul-14
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jun-21

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

Disclosed is a program to provide support for customized algorithms for ordering and performing compensation work. In a system which supports compensation by the provision of a compensation coordinator, not only do the resources registering with the compensation coordinator wish to do that registration, but they also may wish to affect how that compensation is performed. For example the default implementation might simply use a for loop to process the resources, whereas a set of resources might prefer that the compensation for the resources is driven via a workflow. To the standard pattern of control, coordinator and terminator objects, an executor object is added that is responsible for the performance of the compensation and that is managed by the coordinator: Control