Scalable Middleware Environment for Agent-Based Internet Applications [chapter]

Benno J. Overeinder, Frances M. T. Brazier
2006 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
The AgentScape middleware is designed to support deployment of agent-based applications on Internet-scale distributed systems. With the design of AgentScape, three dimensions of scalability are considered: size of distributed system, geographical distance between resources, and number of administrative domains. This paper reports on the AgentScape design requirements and decisions, its architecture, and its components.
doi:10.1007/11558958_81 fatcat:eypyenjqqndg3ocywvkmoo56te