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Abstract

This paper aims at presenting an overview of a European Integrated Project ATHENA to develop interoperability of enterprise applications and software. The first part of the paper tentatively maps the expected ATHENA solution components to ISO 15704 which is an important standard in the area of enterprise integration. This mapping allows categorising expected ATHENA research results according to ISO 15704 and evaluating the consistency and completeness of ATHENA solutions with respect to the ISO 15704 framework. The second part of the paper focuses on one solution component: enterprise modelling language. Possible use of UEML vl.0 in ATHENA Al project and related work to develop UEML 2.0 in INTEROP NoE will be discussed. Conclusions are given at the end of the paper.

Keywords

Resource Description Framework Meta Model Semantic Annotation Enterprise Modelling Reference Architecture 
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Copyright information

© International Federation for Information Processing 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • David Chen
    • 1
  • Thomas Knothe
    • 2
  • Martin Zelm
    • 3
  1. 1.LAP/GRAIUniversity Bordeaux 1France
  2. 2.FhG-IPKBerlinGermany
  3. 3.CIMOSA AssociationGermany

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