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An Agent-Oriented Service Model for a Personal Information Manager

  • Tarek Helmy
  • Ali Bahrani
  • Jeffrey M. Bradshaw
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5907)

Abstract

Developing a reusable model of high quality requires consideration of the full development life cycle of an agent-based system. In this paper, we discuss an approach based on the Gaia methodology for describing and designing a service model for a personal information manager based on the agent-oriented paradigm. The proposed model is shown to be complete, scalable, independent of specific development frameworks, and supportive of a high degree of autonomous behavior. The extensibility of the model is shown by elaborating the original model to support speech recognition and calendar scheduling based on user preferences and learning from history.

Keywords

Agent-oriented software Personal Information Manager 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tarek Helmy
    • 1
  • Ali Bahrani
    • 1
  • Jeffrey M. Bradshaw
    • 2
  1. 1.College of Computer Science and EngineeringKing Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran 31261Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Dhahran
  2. 2.Florida Institute for Human and Machine Cognition (IHMC)PensacolaUSA

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