An Integrated Model in E-Government Based on Semantic Web, Web Service and Intelligent Agent

  • Hongtao Zhu
  • Fangli Su
Part of the IFIP International Federation for Information Processing book series (IFIPAICT, volume 252)


One urgent problem in E-government service is to improve service efficiency through breaking information islands while constructing integrated service systems. Web Service provides a set of standards for the provision of functionality over the Web, and Web Service descriptions are pure syntactic instead of semantic content. Semantic Web provides interoperability from syntactic level to semantic one not only for human users but also for software agents. Semantic Web and Intelligent Agent are highly complementary, and the existing technologies have made their unification quite feasible, which brings about a good opportunity to the development of E-government. Based on Semantic Web and Intelligent Agent technologies an integrated service model of E-government is suggested in this paper.


Semantic Content Intelligent Agent User Agent Simple Object Access Protocol Government Information 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hongtao Zhu
    • 1
  • Fangli Su
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Information ScienceZhengzhou Institute of Aeronautical Industry ManagementZhengzhouChina

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