Comparison of Enterprise Integration Modelling Concepts Based on Intelligent Multi-Agent System

  • Paul Eric DossouEmail author
  • Paweł Pawlewski
  • Philip Mitchell
Part of the Studies in Computational Intelligence book series (SCI, volume 422)


CIMOSA and GRAI methodologies are mainly used for enterprise modeling. Two supporting tools, respectively VLPROGRAPH AND GRAIMOD, are developed for supporting these methodologies by using multiagent concepts. The architecture of VLPRO-GRAPH (Very Long Process Graph) is based on the assumption that the system will support the MPS creation in the ERP system and will be plugged in to the ERP system database by, for example java connector. The concepts of GRAIMOD are detailed. This tool combines the theory of Multi-Agent systems, Artificial Intelligence and Metaphors of Mind. The tools developed are compared in order to defined opportunities for future research. Both tools are developed by using Java language and Jade platform.


Supply Chain Production Planning Multiagent System Case Base Reasoning Supply Chain Performance 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Paul Eric Dossou
    • 1
    Email author
  • Paweł Pawlewski
    • 2
  • Philip Mitchell
    • 1
  1. 1.Icam Group, Icam VendeeLa Roche-Sur-YonFrance
  2. 2.Poznań University of TechnologyPoznańPoland

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