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A Generic Agent Organisation Framework For Autonomic Systems

Kota, Ramachandra, Gibbins, Nicholas and Jennings, Nicholas R (2009) A Generic Agent Organisation Framework For Autonomic Systems At 1st International ICST Workshop on Agent-Based Social Simulation and Autonomic Systems (ABSS 2009), Cyprus. 09 - 11 Sep 2009. , pp. 203-219.

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Autonomic computing is being advocated as a tool for managing large, complex computing systems. Specifically, self-organisation provides a suitable approach for developing such autonomic systems by incorporating self-management and adaptation properties into large-scale distributed systems. To aid in this development, this paper details a generic problem-solving agent organisation framework that can act as a modelling and simulation platform for autonomic systems. Our framework describes a set of service-providing agents accomplishing tasks through social interactions in dynamically changing organisations. We particularly focus on the organisational structure as it can be used as the basis for the design, development and evaluation of generic algorithms for self-organisation and other approaches towards autonomic systems.

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Published date: 10 September 2009
Additional Information: Event Dates: 09-11 Sep
Venue - Dates: 1st International ICST Workshop on Agent-Based Social Simulation and Autonomic Systems (ABSS 2009), Cyprus, 2009-09-09 - 2009-09-11
Keywords: Agent Organisation, Autonomic Systems, Organisation Model
Organisations: Web & Internet Science, Agents, Interactions & Complexity


Local EPrints ID: 267745
ISBN: 978-3-642-11481-6
PURE UUID: 5a211746-267a-46f3-ab17-d8dfcc3a04cd
ORCID for Nicholas Gibbins: ORCID iD

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Date deposited: 03 Aug 2009 11:47
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 07:01

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Author: Ramachandra Kota
Author: Nicholas Gibbins ORCID iD
Author: Nicholas R Jennings

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