About these proceedings
This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the First International Workshop on Cooperative Information Agents - DAI Meets Databases, CIA-97, held in Kiel, Germany, in February 1997.
The book opens with 6 invited full papers by internationally leading researchers surveying the state of the art in the area. The 16 revised full research papers presented were carefully selected during a highly competitive round of reviewing. The papers are organized in topical sections on databases and agent technology, agents for database search and knowledge discovery, communication and cooperation among information agents, and agent-based access to heterogeneous information sources.
Fuzzy Informationsagenten Kooperation Mehr-Agenten-Systeme Verteilte Datenbanken architecture autonom communication cooperation distributed databases information system knowledge discovery ontology security software agent