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Performing Hybrid Recommendation in Intermodal Transportation-the FTMarket System's Recommendation Module [article]

Alexis Lazanas
2009 arXiv   pre-print
The related services are invoked through a software agent that constructs the appropriate knowledge rules and performs a synthesis of the recommendation policy.  ...  This paper reports on the development and integration of a recommendation module in an agent-based transportation transactions management system.  ...  Section 4 focuses on issues raised during the integration of the recommendation module, the formulation of the recommendation policy, and the exploitation of software agents and Web Services technologies  ... 
arXiv:0909.2376v1 fatcat:gvyy3bzovzbjbiqqgyiglayxqa

Rule-based approaches for energy savings in an ambient intelligence environment

Thanos G. Stavropoulos, Efstratios Kontopoulos, Nick Bassiliades, John Argyriou, Antonis Bikakis, Dimitris Vrakas, Ioannis Vlahavas
2015 Pervasive and Mobile Computing  
Firstly, using production rules, domain experts are able to commit energy-saving policies maintained and applied by an autonomous reactive software agent.  ...  The proposed approach lies in the intersection of many disciplines (AmI, Automated Reasoning, Semantic Web Services and Green Computing), facing challenges in each of the corresponding fields.  ...  Upon activation, actuator web services are invoked to apply the appropriate actions.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.pmcj.2014.05.001 fatcat:gqvmzpnzvjhxdca62bmjfn4xuq

Knowledge and information distribution leveraged by intelligent agents

Ramóon F. Brena, José L. Aguirre, Carlos Chesñevar, Eduardo H. Ramírez, Leonardo Garrido
2007 Knowledge and Information Systems  
sophisticated argument-based mechanism for deciding among conflicting distribution policies, and the embedding of JITIK agents in enterprises using the service-oriented architecture paradigm.  ...  Today, most Information Technology tools for supporting this distribution are based on repositories accessed through web-based systems.  ...  As JITIK keeps track of user interests and preferences it is able to recommend content to users on demand. Recommended content may be used in Portals or Web applications.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10115-006-0064-0 fatcat:w6vb6yc5hjhermjvwnjnw5deoi

AI Meets Web 2.0: Building the Web of Tomorrow, Today

Jay M. Tenenbaum
2006 The AI Magazine  
This article points to the technical opportunity to meet Allen Newell's criteria for intelligent systems by incrementally assembling complex web services applications out of component web services, tagged  ...  Tenenbaum in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. I invited Marty to deliver that talk at IAAI-05 because he is a true AI and web visionary.  ...  I'll start this article by reviewing the evolution of the vision from its roots in AI research through the early days of the web and more recent developments such as web services and Web 2.0 (referring  ... 
doi:10.1609/aimag.v27i4.1909 dblp:journals/aim/Tenenbaum06 fatcat:e7byne5gvvgcfjzzpkwcgmowuu

Trustworthy Service Composition: Challenges and Research Questions [chapter]

Munindar P. Singh
2003 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
One, leading to superior methods through which trust can be evolved and managed in realistic servicecomposition settings.  ...  For Web services to be effectively composed, however, requires that they be trustworthy and in fact be trusted by their users and other collaborating services.  ...  Acknowledgments I am indebted to several colleagues and students for useful discussions, in particular, Mike Huhns, Bin Yu, and Pınar Yolum.  ... 
doi:10.1007/3-540-36609-1_5 fatcat:hxp3urwzsnh4bezfmab2gbiaam

The Application of Ontologies in Multi-Agent Systems in the Energy Sector: A Scoping Review

Zheng Ma, Mette Jessen Schultz, Kristoffer Christensen, Magnus Værbak, Yves Demazeau, Bo Nørregaard Jørgensen
2019 Energies  
Multi-agent systems have been applied in the energy domain since the 1990s.  ...  This paper presents an overview of the application of multi-agent systems (MAS) and ontologies in the energy domain with five aspects of the definition of agent and MAS; MAS applied in the energy domain  ...  Semantic web services are an integral part of the Semantic Web and aim to be automatically discovered and invoked by computer programs [92] .  ... 
doi:10.3390/en12163200 fatcat:vxnbvazapbgxfd5kd2sg2o6bcm

Service Discovery and Trust in Mobile Social Network in Proximity [article]

Chii Chang, Satish Srirama, Sea Ling
2015 arXiv   pre-print
To follow up, we apply a context-aware user preference prediction scheme to enhance the speed of the semantic service discovery process.  ...  Service-oriented Mobile Social Network in Proximity (MSNP) lets participants establish new social interactions with strangers in public proximity using heterogeneous platforms and devices.  ...  Acknowledgement This research is supported by the European Regional Development Fund through the EXCS, Estonian Science Foundation grant PUT360.  ... 
arXiv:1504.01504v1 fatcat:aeemj3ey6fel3awghfnu4j7hcm

VM-Flow [chapter]

Ivo J. G. dos Santos, Edmundo R. M. Madeira
2004 IFIP International Federation for Information Processing  
External services are invoked through Call. WSCI also supports the transactions and exceptions handling. WSCI addresses Web Services-based choreography in two primary levels.  ...  Figure 3 . 1 : 31 Publish-Discover-Invoke model[Mahmoud04] Note that J2EE Web Services can be invoked by any Web Service client, and any J2EE Web Service client can invoke any Web Service.Figure 3.2  ...  It consists of two mechanisms: (i) the negotiation of possibly dependent agreements (service may be composed of another services) and (ii) the re-negotiation of terms (commitments) of already active agreement  ... 
doi:10.1007/1-4020-8155-3_15 fatcat:tdnlcms72rbznjvwphoztdx37y

Problems and Solutions of Service Architecture in Small and Medium Enterprise Communities [article]

Agustinus Andriyanto, Robin Doss
2020 arXiv   pre-print
Lack of resources is a challenge for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in implementing an IT-based system to facilitate more efficient business decisions and expanding the market.  ...  A community system based on service-oriented architecture (SOA) can help SMEs alleviate this problem.  ...  It provides a strategic tool for local governments regarding territory growth while also provides marketing policy recommendations for SMEs.  ... 
arXiv:2004.10660v1 fatcat:iccl46gz5vcqfjkoohsisd2gqy

Learning from the Dark Web: leveraging conversational agents in the era of hyper-privacy to enhance marketing

Felipe Thomaz, Carolina Salge, Elena Karahanna, John Hulland
2019 Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science  
The Web is a constantly evolving, complex system, with important implications for both marketers and consumers.  ...  We argue that one way marketers can navigate this new environment is by effectively designing and deploying conversational agents (CAs), often referred to as "chatbots."  ...  Researchers outside of marketing (e.g., in criminology, information systems, and public policy) have started to explore a variety of topics relating to the Dark Web.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11747-019-00704-3 fatcat:qstnyu652bgozhf5pbihdp3afa

Service aggregators in business networks

Thomas Kohlborn, Axel Korthaus, Christoph Riedl, Helmut Krcmar
2009 2009 13th Enterprise Distributed Object Computing Conference Workshops  
We predict that these intermediaries will soon emerge in service ecosystems and add value through the application of dedicated domain knowledge in the process of creating new, innovative services or service  ...  This position paper examines the development of a dedicated service aggregator role in business networks.  ...  When used in business science, web service either refers to the computer science definition or it simply refers to a service delivered over the Web in the meaning of e-service [8] .  ... 
doi:10.1109/edocw.2009.5331992 dblp:conf/edoc/KohlbornKRK09 fatcat:dfzqkp2ymrczvhnipeplpgvknu

Comprehensive Analysis of Resource Allocation and Service Placement in Fog and Cloud Computing

A. S. Gowri, P.Shanthi Bala, Immanuel Zion
2021 International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications  
The survey recommends techniques like Reinforcement Learning (RL) and Energy Efficient Computing (EEC) in Fog and Cloud to escalate the efficacy of RASP.  ...  As most of the early works are carried out using reactive policy, it paves the way to build RASP solutions using alternate policies.  ...  The agent is trained to take optimal action through either of the RL algorithms like Q-learning, SARSA, E-SARSA, or Deep RL.  ... 
doi:10.14569/ijacsa.2021.0120308 fatcat:mmftlutfa5dstphhsaxfvvu6ti

Cloud-based platform for collaborative business process management

Diego Cocconi, Jorge Roa, Pablo Villarreal
2017 2017 XLIII Latin American Computer Conference (CLEI)  
The platform provides cloud services that enable the generation and deployment on-demand of the PAISs required to implement the agreed CBPs, as well as the execution on-demand of CBPs by fulfilling the  ...  To deal with privacy issues, the platform can be deployed in private clouds. Elasticity is provided at the level of process instances and portability is also achieved.  ...  Finally, we focus on fully validating the platform through its implementation in real cases and other domains such as e-healthcare. Fig. 1 . 1 Functionalities of the cloud platform for CBPs.  ... 
doi:10.1109/clei.2017.8226408 dblp:conf/clei/CocconiRV17 fatcat:y64q3jav75go3fdduv4iqoogdm

Trust and relationship building in electronic commerce

Panagiota Papadopoulou, Andreas Andreou, Panagiotis Kanellis, Drakoulis Martakos
2001 Internet Research  
Drawn from established theoretical work on trust and relationship marketing, a model is proposed aiming to help in highlighting the differences between traditional and e-commerce and to facilitate thinking  ...  In e-commerce, trust becomes an essential prerequisite for customer relationship building.  ...  In order to illustrate its use, the paper described an agent-mediated virtual servicescape, showing how the features of agent and virtual reality technologies can be effectively applied to provide an e-commerce  ... 
doi:10.1108/10662240110402777 fatcat:oerwdxqmprh75mmox6stdoznxu

Prospects for Personalization on the Internet

Alan Montgomery, Michael D. Smith
2008 Social Science Research Network  
Personalization is a key component of an interactive marketing strategy. Its purpose is to adapt a standardized product or service to an individual customer's needs.  ...  We discuss what we believe are key problems and directions for personalization in the future.  ...  Similarly, Minekey follows a hybrid strategy in that it is an applet that exists on the user's computer and makes recommendations of new web sites based upon a user's browsing history.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.1169874 fatcat:5nrh3jb7gfdmpodq5qctjiqcga
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