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Future Research Directions for Dataspaces, Data Ecosystems, and Intelligent Systems


As we move toward 2030, today’s computing paradigms such as data-intensive computing (Big Data), Open Data [380], Knowledge Graphs, Machine Learning, Large-Scale Distributed Systems [381], Internet of Things (IoT), Physical-Cyber-Social Computing [14], Service-Oriented [382], and Cloud/Edge Computing [383] will be the foundations to the realisation of the vision of intelligent systems. In fact, real-world intelligent systems are being enabled by a combination of these paradigms using a mixture of architectures (centralised, decentralised, and a combination of both) and infrastructures such as Middleware and IoT platforms to support the development of intelligent systems and applications [13, 67, 295, 384].


  • Dataspaces
  • Data ecosystems
  • Intelligent systems
  • Research challenges
  • Technology adoption
  • Trusted data sharing
  • Governance
  • Incremental systems engineering
  • Human-centricity

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Curry, E. (2020). Future Research Directions for Dataspaces, Data Ecosystems, and Intelligent Systems. In: Real-time Linked Dataspaces. Springer, Cham.

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