Table of Contents
JMS
JMS client
JMS message
JMS provider
JMSDD
NEMS
NSRR
WSDD
Web service
Web service interface
business service
consumer agent
enterprise service bus
loose-coupling
message
message body
message consumer
message header
message producer
message properties
message-oriented middleware
organization
point-to-point
protocol
provider agent
publish/subscribe
quality of service
queue
queue receiver
queue sender
real world effect
service
service consumer
service description
service interface
service provider
service registry
service repository
service-oriented architecture
software agent
topic
topic publisher
topic subscriber



JMS

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#JMS
Preferred Label JMS
Alternative Label Java Message Service
Definition A Java-based application programming interface (API) that provides a common way for Java programs to create, send, receive, and read an enterprise messaging system's messages.
Source of Definition http://docs.oracle.com/javaee/1.3/api/
Editorial Note Name of source: Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition, v 1.3 API Specification
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JMS client

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#JMS-client
Preferred Label JMS client
Definition An application or process that produces and/or receives messages.
Source of Definition http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Java_Message_Service
Editorial Note Name of source: Wikipedia
Broader software-agent
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JMS message

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#JMS-message
Preferred Label JMS message
Definition A self-contained package of business data and network routing headers that is used to exchange information between JMS clients.
Editorial Note Definition developed by SWIM Governance Team
Broader message
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JMS provider

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#JMS-provider
Preferred Label JMS provider
Definition A messaging system that implements the JMS application programming interface (API) in addition to the other administrative and control functionality required of a full-featured messaging product.
Source of Definition http://download.oracle.com/otndocs/jcp/7195-jms-1.1-fr-spec-oth-JSpec/
Editorial Note Name of source: Java Message Service Specification, Version 1.1., Sun Microsystems, Inc., 12 April 2002
Broader message-oriented-middleware
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JMSDD

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#JMSDD
Preferred Label JMSDD
Alternative Label Java Messaging Service Description Document
Definition A JMS-based client description developed in accordance with FAA systems engineering standards and practices.
Editorial Note Definition developed by SWIM Governance Team for use in FAA-STD-073, Preparation of Java Messaging Service Description Documents, DRAFT, April 2013
Broader service-description
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NEMS

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#NEMS
Preferred Label NEMS
Alternative Label NAS Enterprise Messaging Service
Definition A NAS-based implementation of message-oriented middleware (MOM) that is responsible for distributing messages among information consumers and providers, as well as providing administrative functionality that includes (but is not limited to) fault tolerance, load balancing, mediation and orchestration support.
Editorial Note Definition developed by SWIM Governance Team
Broader message-oriented-middleware
Broader enterprise-service-bus
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NSRR

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#NSRR
Preferred Label NSRR
Alternative Label NAS Service Registry/Repository
Definition A SWIM-supported capability for making services visible, accessible, and understandable across the NAS. NSRR supports a flexible mechanism for service discovery, an automated policies-based way to manage services throughout the services lifecycle, and a catalog for relevant artifacts.
Editorial Note Definition developed by SWIM Governance Team
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Broader service-repository
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WSDD

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#WSDD
Preferred Label WSDD
Alternative Label Web Service Description Document
Definition A Web service description developed in accordance with FAA systems engineering standards and practices.
Source of Definition http://www.tc.faa.gov/its/worldpac/standards/faa-std-065.pdf
Editorial Note Name of source: FAA-STD-065, Preparation of Web Service Description Documents, 26 February 2010
Broader service-description
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Web service

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#Web-service
Preferred Label Web service
Definition A platform-independent, loosely-coupled software component designed to support interoperable machine-to-machine interaction over a network. It has an interface described in a machine-processable format. Other systems interact with the Web service in a manner prescribed by its description by means of XML-based messages conveyed using Internet transport protocols in conjunction with other Web-related standards.
Source of Definition http://www.w3.org/TR/2002/WD-ws-gloss-20021114/
Editorial Note Name of source: Web Services Glossary, W3C Working Draft, 14 November 2002
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Web service interface

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#Web-service-interface
Preferred Label Web service interface
Definition A logical grouping of operations, where each operation represents a single interaction between consumer agents and a Web service. Each operation specifies the types of messages that the service can send or receive as part of that operation without any commitment to transport or wire protocol.
Source of Definition http://www.w3.org/TR/wsdl20-primer/
Editorial Note Name of source:Web Services Description Language (WSDL) Version 2.0 Part 0: Primer: W3C Recommendation: June 2007
Broader service-interface
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business service

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#business-service
Preferred Label business service
Definition A business function or capability that is offered as a service.
Editorial Note Definition developed by SWIM Governance Team
Broader service
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consumer agent

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#consumer-agent
Preferred Label consumer agent
Alternative Label requester agent
Definition A software agent that is designed to interact with a service in order to request that a task be performed on behalf of its owner, the service consumer.
Source of Definition http://www.tc.faa.gov/its/worldpac/standards/faa-std-065.pdf
Editorial Note Name of source: FAA-STD-065, Preparation of Web Service Description Documents, 26 February 2010
Broader software-agent
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enterprise service bus

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#enterprise-service-bus
Preferred Label enterprise service bus
Alternative Label ESB
Definition A standards-based integration platform that combines messaging, Web services, data transformation, and intelligent routing to reliably connect and coordinate the interaction of significant numbers of diverse applications across extended enterprises with transactional integrity.
Editorial Note Name of source: Chappell, D. A., Enterprise Service Bus, O'Reilly Media, June 2004
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loose-coupling

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#loose-coupling
Preferred Label loose-coupling
Definition A characteristic of software systems, in which dependencies among a system's constituting parts have been minimized.
Source of Definition http://www.soa4all.eu/glossary.html
Editorial Note Name of source: Service Oriented Architectures for All (SOA4All) Glossary, 2008
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message

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#message
Preferred Label message
Definition A basic unit of communication from one software agent to another sent in a single logical transmission.
Editorial Note Definition developed by SWIM Governance Team
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message body

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#message-body
Preferred Label message body
Alternative Label payload
Definition The actual (business) data transferred by a message.
Editorial Note Definition developed by SWIM Governance Team
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Scope Note In the SWIM environment, usage of the term is ordinarily limited to JMS.
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message consumer

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#message-consumer
Preferred Label message consumer
Definition An application or process that receives messages.
Editorial Note Definition developed by SWIM Governance Team
Broader JMS-client
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message header

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#message-header
Preferred Label message header
Definition The part of a message that precedes the message body; typically contains message identification and routing information.
Editorial Note Definition developed by SWIM Governance Team
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message producer

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#message-producer
Preferred Label message producer
Definition An application or process that creates and sends messages.
Editorial Note Definition developed by SWIM Governance Team
Broader JMS-client
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message properties

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#message-properties
Preferred Label message properties
Definition Data that describes the characteristics of a message in name-value pair format. Message properties can be used to present instructions about message processing (e.g. filtering, routing) without having to alter the message body.
Editorial Note Definition developed by SWIM Governance Team
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Scope Note In the SWIM environment, usage of the term is ordinarily limited to the JMS-based message architecture.
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message-oriented middleware

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#message-oriented-middleware
Preferred Label message-oriented middleware
Alternative Label MOM
Definition Software or hardware infrastructure supporting sending and receiving messages between distributed systems.
Source of Definition http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Message-oriented_middleware
Editorial Note Name of source: Wikipedia
Narrower JMS
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organization

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#organization
Preferred Label organization
Definition A unique framework of authority within which a person or persons act, or are designated to act, towards some purpose. Any department, service, or other entity within an organization which needs to be identified for information exchange.
Source of Definition http://www.iso.org/iso/catalogue_detail?csnumber=25773
Editorial Note Name of source: ISO/IEC 6523-1, Structure for the Identification of Organizations and Organization Parts, 1998
Narrower service-provider
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point-to-point

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#point-to-point
Preferred Label point-to-point
Alternative Label PTP
Definition A messaging model in which messages are routed to an individual consumer that maintains a queue of incoming messages. Each message is addressed to a specific queue, and the receiving clients extract messages from the queues established to hold their messages. While any number of producers can send messages to the queue, each message is guaranteed to be delivered to and consumed by one consumer.
Source of Definition http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Java_Message_Service
Editorial Note Name of source: Wikipedia
Broader JMS
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protocol

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#protocol
Preferred Label protocol
Definition A formal set of conventions governing the format and control of interaction among communicating functional units.
Source of Definition http://www.its.bldrdoc.gov/fs-1037/fs-1037c.htm
Editorial Note Name of source: Federal Standard 1037C, Glossary of Telecommunication Terms, 7 August 1996
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provider agent

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#provider-agent
Preferred Label provider agent
Definition A software agent that is capable of and empowered to perform the actions associated with a service on behalf of its owner, the service provider.
Source of Definition http://www.w3.org/TR/ws-arch
Editorial Note Name of source: Web Services Architecture, W3C Working Group Note, 11 February 2004
Broader software-agent
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publish/subscribe

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#publish-subscribe
Preferred Label publish/subscribe
Alternative Label pub/sub
Definition A messaging model that supports publishing messages to a particular message topic. Subscribers may register interest in receiving messages on a particular message topic.
Source of Definition http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Java_Message_Service
Editorial Note Name of source: Wikipedia
Broader JMS
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quality of service

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#quality-of-service
Preferred Label quality of service
Alternative Label QoS
Definition A parameter that specifies and measures the value of a provided service.
Source of Definition http://www.tc.faa.gov/its/worldpac/standards/faa-std-065.pdf
Editorial Note Name of source: FAA-STD-065, Preparation of Web Service Description Documents, 26 February 2010
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queue

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#queue
Preferred Label queue
Definition A staging area that contains messages that have been sent and are waiting to be read.
Source of Definition http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Java_Message_Service
Editorial Note Name of source: Wikipedia
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queue receiver

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#queue-receiver
Preferred Label queue receiver
Definition A JMS client that receives messages from a queue.
Editorial Note Definition developed by SWIM Governance Team
Broader message-consumer
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queue sender

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#queue-sender
Preferred Label queue sender
Definition A JMS client that sends messages to a queue.
Editorial Note Definition developed by SWIM Governance Team
Broader message-producer
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real world effect

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#real-world-effect
Preferred Label real world effect
Definition An ultimate purpose associated with the interaction with a particular service. It may be the response to a request for information or the change in the state of some entities shared between the participants in the interaction.
Source of Definition http://www.oasis-open.org/apps/group_public/download.php/29909/Reference Ontology for Semantic Service Oriented Architectures_Public_Review_1.doc
Editorial Note Name of source: OASIS Reference Ontology for Semantic Service Oriented Architectures, Public Review 1, 5 November 2008
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service

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#service
Preferred Label service
Definition A mechanism to enable access to one or more capabilities, where the access is provided using a prescribed interface and is exercised consistent with constraints and policies as specified by the service description.
Source of Definition http://docs.oasis-open.org/soa-rm/v1.0/soa-rm.pdf
Editorial Note Name of source: OASIS Reference Model for SOA 1.0, 12 October 2006
Narrower Web-service
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service consumer

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#service-consumer
Preferred Label service consumer
Alternative Label service requester
Definition An organization that seeks to satisfy a particular need through the use of capabilities offered by means of a service.
Source of Definition http://docs.oasis-open.org/soa-rm/v1.0/soa-rm.pdf
Editorial Note Name of source: OASIS Reference Model for SOA 1.0, 12 October 2006
Broader organization
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service description

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#service-description
Preferred Label service description
Definition The information needed in order to use, or consider using, a service.
Source of Definition http://docs.oasis-open.org/soa-rm/v1.0/soa-rm.pdf
Editorial Note Name of source: OASIS Reference Model for SOA 1.0, 12 October 2006
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service interface

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#service-interface
Preferred Label service interface
Definition The means by which the underlying capabilities of a service are accessed.
Source of Definition http://docs.oasis-open.org/soa-rm/v1.0/soa-rm.pdf
Editorial Note Name of source: OASIS Reference Model for SOA 1.0, 12 October 2006
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service provider

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#service-provider
Preferred Label service provider
Alternative Label provider entity
Definition An organization that offers the use of capabilities by means of a service.
Source of Definition http://docs.oasis-open.org/soa-rm/v1.0/soa-rm.pdf
Editorial Note Name of source: OASIS Reference Model for SOA 1.0, 12 October 2006
Exact Match http://www.w3.org/TR/2002/WD-ws-gloss-20021114/#serviceprovider
Broader organization
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service registry

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#service-registry
Preferred Label service registry
Definition An enabling infrastructure that uses a formal registration process to store, catalog, and manage metadata relevant to a service. A registry supports the search, identification, and understanding of resources, as well as query capabilities.
Source of Definition http://www.tc.faa.gov/its/worldpac/standards/faa-std-064.pdf
Editorial Note Name of source: FAA-STD-064, Web Service Registration, 1 May 2009
Narrower NSRR
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service repository

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#service-repository
Preferred Label service repository
Definition A mechanism for storing artifacts related to a service in an organized way so that the artifacts may be selectively retrieved.
Editorial Note Definition developed by SWIM Governance Team
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service-oriented architecture

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#service-oriented-architecture
Preferred Label service-oriented architecture
Alternative Label SOA
Definition A paradigm for organizing and utilizing distributed capabilities that may be under the control of different ownership domains. A SOA provides a uniform means to offer, discover, interact with, and use capabilities to produce desired effects consistent with measurable preconditions and expectations.
Source of Definition http://docs.oasis-open.org/soa-rm/v1.0/soa-rm.pdf
Editorial Note Name of source: OASIS Reference Model for SOA 1.0, 12 October 2006
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software agent

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#software-agent
Preferred Label software agent
Definition A running program that drives services, both to implement them and to access them.
Source of Definition http://www.w3.org/TR/ws-arch
Editorial Note Name of source: Web Services Architecture, W3C Working Group Note, 11 February 2004
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topic

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#topic
Preferred Label topic
Definition A distribution mechanism for publishing messages that are delivered to multiple subscribers.
Source of Definition http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Java_Message_Service
Editorial Note Name of source: Wikipedia
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topic publisher

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#topic-publisher
Preferred Label topic publisher
Definition A JMS client that sends messages to a topic.
Editorial Note Definition developed by SWIM Governance Team
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topic subscriber

URI http://faa.gov/swim/vocabulary#topic-subscriber
Preferred Label topic subscriber
Definition A JMS client that retrieves messages from a topic.
Editorial Note Definition developed by SWIM Governance Team
Broader message-consumer
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