MULTI-AGENT SYSTEMS AND THE SEMANTIC WEB - The SemanticCore Agent-based Abstraction Layer

Marcelo Blois Ribeiro, Carlos J. P. de Lucena

Abstract

In the Web first years, it was claimed that it would revolutionize the way people work and learn by creating a rich information environment where everybody would cooperate through content publish and recovering. This promising model showed its limitations with the information explosive growth. Many initiatives were taken to address this problem, but none of them gained such attention as the Semantic Web proposal. The combination of machine understandable content with human oriented content can avoid information overload and create a new set of possibilities in terms of software development and integration. Although the Semantic Web is on its very beginning, some proposals already address some requirements for the Semantic Web creation. This paper presents the SemantiCore agent-based abstraction layer for the Semantic Web. The SemantiCore uses high level agent-based abstractions to create applications for the semantic web. SemantiCore uses the middleware concept to allow the integration with well known technologies such as the FIPAOS platform and the Web Services standards.

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Blois Ribeiro M. and J. P. de Lucena C. (2004). MULTI-AGENT SYSTEMS AND THE SEMANTIC WEB - The SemanticCore Agent-based Abstraction Layer . In Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 4: ICEIS, ISBN 972-8865-00-7, pages 263-270. DOI: 10.5220/0002635102630270


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@conference{iceis04,
author={Marcelo Blois Ribeiro and Carlos J. P. de Lucena},
title={MULTI-AGENT SYSTEMS AND THE SEMANTIC WEB - The SemanticCore Agent-based Abstraction Layer},
booktitle={Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 4: ICEIS,},
year={2004},
pages={263-270},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0002635102630270},
isbn={972-8865-00-7},
}


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TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 4: ICEIS,
TI - MULTI-AGENT SYSTEMS AND THE SEMANTIC WEB - The SemanticCore Agent-based Abstraction Layer
SN - 972-8865-00-7
AU - Blois Ribeiro M.
AU - J. P. de Lucena C.
PY - 2004
SP - 263
EP - 270
DO - 10.5220/0002635102630270