An agent-based approach towards automatic service composition in ambient intelligence

  • Maria J. Santofimia
  • Francisco Moya
  • Felix J. Villanueva
  • David Villa
  • Juan C. Lopez
Article

Abstract

Systems for Ambient Intelligence environments involve at some stage a service composition task, as a mean of adaptability to the context changes. However, users generally find themselves involved in the composition task, by selecting or deciding what to compose and how. This paper proposes the use of Artificial Intelligent Agents for the automation of the composition task, providing transparency from the user point of view.

Keywords

Ambient intelligence Service composition Multi-agent systems 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Maria J. Santofimia
    • 1
  • Francisco Moya
    • 1
  • Felix J. Villanueva
    • 1
  • David Villa
    • 1
  • Juan C. Lopez
    • 1
  1. 1.Computer Architecture and Networks Group, School of Computer ScienceUniversity of Castilla-La ManchaCiudad RealSpain

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