1998

Agent Technology

Foundations, Applications, and Markets

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ISBN: 978-3-642-08344-0 (Print) 978-3-662-03678-5 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-VIII

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-28

      Applications of Intelligent Agents

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      Pages 29-47

      A Brief Introduction to Software Agent Technology

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      Pages 49-69

      Agent Software for Near-Term Success in Distributed Applications

  3. Vision Papers

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 71-71

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      Pages 73-89

      Practical Design of Intelligent Agent Systems

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      Pages 91-104

      Vendors of Intelligent Agent Technologies: A Market Overview

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      Pages 105-123

      Brokering the Info-Underworld

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      Pages 125-136

      Personal Agents: A Walk on the Client Side

  4. Systems and Their Applications

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 137-137

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      Pages 139-160

      Rational Software Agents: From Theory to Practice

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      Pages 161-174

      Agent-Oriented Techniques for Traffic and Manufacturing Applications: Progress Report

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      Pages 175-202

      Co-operating Agents: Concepts and Applications

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      Pages 203-217

      Intelligent Agents in Telecommunications

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      Pages 219-239

      Managing Heterogeneous Transaction Workflows with Co-operating Agents

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      Pages 241-266

      Software Technologies for Building Agent Based Systems in Telecommunication Networks

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      Pages 267-281

      Intelligent Agents in Portfolio Management

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      Pages 283-302

      The FinCEN AI System: Finding Financial Crimes in a Large Database of Cash Transactions

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      Pages 303-325

      Adding Value with Intelligent Agents in Financial Services