A Multi-ontology System for Modeling the Information Flow in a Warehouse

Hajira Bakkali, Abdellah Azmani, Abdelhadi Fennan
2015 International Journal of Computer Applications  
The following article proposes an information flow modeling within a warehouse using ontologies. Ontologies consist of facilitating communication and ensuring an understanding of contents of the exchanged messages between the system's agents and the domain actors. This article aims at developing ontologies that describe the inner functioning of the warehouse in order to structure the vast amount of information and make it sharable and automatically treatable by the different entities of the
more » ... em.  Represent the domain knowledge: ontologies describe the objects in a domain, their properties and their relationships, for example [20] proposes ontology for modeling information throughout the product life cycle.  Facilitate communication: the ontology may be involved in the communication between machines, between humans and machines or between programs. They serve to create a common
doi:10.5120/21402-4417 fatcat:4jspxp5hd5ahljabpgppt5fdya