Oracle: An Agent-Based, Reference Architecture

  • Henry Hexmoor
  • Jody Little
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3825)


This paper introduces a reference architecture for developing agent-based systems that preserves core concepts of agenthood while minimizing cumbersome features found in other agent architectures. This parsimony has been found useful in addressing complex problems.


Reference Architecture Agent Architecture Agent Communication Language Human Analyst Data Distribution Management 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Henry Hexmoor
    • 1
  • Jody Little
    • 2
  1. 1.Computer Science and Computer Engineering DepartmentUniversity of ArkansasFayettevilleUSA
  2. 2.Sierra Nevada CorporationSan Antonio

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