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Entropy- and Ontology-Based E-Services Proposing Approach

  • Luka Pavlič
  • Marjan Heričko
  • Vili Podgorelec
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 172)

Abstract

E-services have significantly changed the way of doing business in recent years. We can, however, observe poor use of these services. There is a large gap between supply and actual e-services usage. This is why we started a project to provide an environment that will encourage the use of e-services. In the paper we propose an idea of intelligent e-services platform. In addition to established possibilities of searching (e.g. keyword searching, manual classified knowledge browsing), we also propose our own original approach. The ontology and algorithm for proposing appropriate e-services are described in the paper. We use expert knowledge in form of question-answer pairs. It is used by the algorithm to dynamically guide a dialog with user. Intelligently selected sequence of questions is used to suggest the e-service that could help user at a given situation. Ontologies and semantic web technologies are used heavily therefore.

Keywords

Resource Description Framework Computational Linguistics Knowledge Asset North American Chapter Business Consumer 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Luka Pavlič
    • 1
  • Marjan Heričko
    • 1
  • Vili Podgorelec
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Institute of InformaticsUniversity of MariborMariborSlovenia

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