A Unified Architecture for Supporting Direct Tag-Based and Indirect Network-Based Resource Discovery

  • Simone Mora
  • Babak A. Farshchian
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6439)


Discovering and integrating ambient computational resources is a central topic in AmI. There are two major existing approaches: indirect network-based resource selection and direct tag-based resource identification. We motivate the need to integrate the two approaches through a scenario. We then present an architecture for a pluggable discovery system called UbiDisco. We demonstrate how UbiDisco implements a seamless integration of the two approaches at user interaction level through a framework for implementing discovery actions.


Service Discovery Discovery Action Technology Acceptance Model Pervasive Computing Resource Discovery 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Simone Mora
    • 1
  • Babak A. Farshchian
    • 2
  1. 1.Norwegian University of Science and TechnologyNorway
  2. 2.SINTEF ICTTrondheimNorway

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