Ontology-Driven Management of Semantic Spaces [chapter]

Reto Krummenacher
2007 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
Recent work in the field of middleware technology proposes semantic spaces as a tool for coping with the scalability, heterogeneity and dynamism issues of large scale distributed environments. Reflective middleware moreover offers answers to the needs for adaptivity and self-determination of systems. Based on experiences with traditional middleware we argue that ontology-driven management is a major advancement for semantic spaces and provides the fundamental means for reflection. In this
more » ... ch we look at ontology-based metadata to turn semantic spaces into reflective middleware. 1
doi:10.1007/978-3-540-76298-0_71 fatcat:ormfis44czcjzlthfp6lbrm2zm