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Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing

, Volume 27, Issue 1, pp 119–129 | Cite as

A cloud-based platform to ensure interoperability in aerospace industry

  • Malik Khalfallah
  • Nicolas Figay
  • Catarina Ferreira Da Silva
  • Parisa Ghodous
Article

Abstract

A new approach is proposed to address several key issues relating to interoperability for collaborative product development within networked organizations. The work innovatively combines (i) a two-phase semantic data mediation model to ensure interoperability, (ii) a cloud-based platform to enable complex collaboration scenarios and (iii) an implementation and the evaluation of the proposed approach in the aerospace industry. The latter demonstrates that data mediation delivered as a service drastically reduces cost and time needed for establishing and maintaining interoperability.

Keywords

Interoperability Cloud computing  Ontologies Aerospace 

Notes

Acknowledgments

This research was supported by the European Project IMAGINE Grand Agreement No: 285132.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Malik Khalfallah
    • 1
  • Nicolas Figay
    • 1
  • Catarina Ferreira Da Silva
    • 2
  • Parisa Ghodous
    • 2
  1. 1.Airbus Group InnovationsParisFrance
  2. 2.LIRIS-CNRSLyon 1 UniversityLyonFrance

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