Agent Technology

  • Vladimír Mařík
  • Michal Pěchouček

Abstract

A brief overview of current stat-of-the-art of the agent technology is provided. Principle concepts and architectures of agent-based solutions are presented. Basic information on available platforms, standards and ontology structures is summarized. Appropriate techniques that can be immediately used in the area of virtual enterprises are stressed. FIPA standardization efforts are highlighted.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Vladimír Mařík
    • 1
    • 2
  • Michal Pěchouček
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of CyberneticsCzech Technical University in PragueCzech Republic
  2. 2.Rockwell Automation Research CenterPragueCzech Republic

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