In a Web services environment utilizing BPEL, a public process pertains to the public protocol of a Web service, describing the nature and order of messages exchanged between a Web service and its consumers or peers. In contrast, a private process pertains to the private implementation of a Web service, i.e. describing and executing the interactions and flow among Web services to form collaborative processes or long-running business transactions.
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