Mobile Information Agents for Cyberspace – State of the Art and Visions

  • Todd Papaioannou
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1860)


As ubiquitous computing becomes a reality, the amount of information we are confronted by is becoming overwhelming. In addition, the myriad of devices we can use to access this information is continually increasing. We require new technologies to assist us in locating and filtering this information, which are also able to deliver it at our convenience. One technology that show potential in this area is Mobile Information Agents. In this paper, we review the current state-of-the-art in this field, and suggest key issues that must be addressed if widespread adoption is to happen. Lastly, we look forward to the future and postulate where this new technology may take us.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Todd Papaioannou
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  1. 1.DALi, Inc.South PasadenaUSA

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