Strict: Selecting the “RIght” architeCTure

A blackboard-based DAI advisory system supporting the design of distributed production planning & control applications
  • Stefan Kirn
  • Jörg Schneider
Design and Architecture
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 604)


Modern applications impose an increasing demand for flexible and distributed solutions. This, and the challenge of Open Systems, assigns more and more importance to the architectural decisions during systems design. However, the capabilities of conventional types of distributed systems seem to be restricted to the lower levels of interprocess cooperation. So, the integration of collaborative software systems calls for intelligent distributed architectures. This paper presents the experimental advisory system STRICT (Selecting The RIght architeCTure). STRICT serves as an investigation and development environment and provides smart facilities to experiment with (DAI-related) architectural knowledge.


CBR DAI-architecture production planning and control systems Strict 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Stefan Kirn
    • 1
  • Jörg Schneider
    • 2
  1. 1.Applied Computer Science I Prof. Dr. G. SchlageterFernUniversität HagenHagen
  2. 2.Dept. of Production Management Prof. Dr. G. FandelFernUniversität HagenHagen

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