A JaCaMo-Based Governance of Machine-to-Machine Systems

  • Camille Persson
  • Gauthier Picard
  • Fano Ramparany
  • Olivier Boissier
Part of the Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing book series (AINSC, volume 155)

Abstract

Machine-to-Machine (M2M) systems compose smart networks of multiple devices sensing or acting in the physical world, and interacting together to provide data to value-added services. M2M infrastructures aiming at being deployed city wide have to deal with the increasing number of services and applications they have to support. A dynamic sharing of M2M infrastructure between applications is thus a strong requirement. In this paper, we propose to use multi-agent abstractions and related programming languages to define an adaptive and agile layer to govern M2M infrastructure to support different applications.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Camille Persson
    • 1
    • 2
  • Gauthier Picard
    • 2
  • Fano Ramparany
    • 1
  • Olivier Boissier
    • 2
  1. 1.Orange Labs Network and Carrier (TECH/MATIS)MeylanFrance
  2. 2.ENS MinesSaint-EtienneFrance

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