A Semi-automatic Negotiation Strategy for Multi-attribute and Multiple Participants

  • Rharon Maia
  • Carlos Dias
  • Marcus R. Laurentino
  • Alisson Vasconcelos Brito
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 206)

Abstract

This work proposes the definition of a system to negotiate products in an e-commerce scenario. This negotiation system is defined as PLANE – Platform to Assist Negotiation – and it is carried in a semi-automatic way, using multi-attributes functions, based on attributes of the negotiated content. Also it presents an architecture to interconnect the participant through an inter-network in the television broadcasters context. Each participant of the inter-network applies policies for its own contents, and all of them must respect these policies. If a participant needs a content not covered by the policies, it is possible to start a negotiation process for this specific content.

Keywords

Negotiation inter-network policy multi-attribute functions 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rharon Maia
    • 1
  • Carlos Dias
    • 1
  • Marcus R. Laurentino
    • 1
  • Alisson Vasconcelos Brito
    • 1
  1. 1.Universidade Federal da ParaibaJoão PessoaBrazil

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