Optimal Service Composition via Agent-Based Quality of Service

  • Chattrakul Sombattheera
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7080)


Optimal service allocation has gained a lot of attention from researchers recently. We address this problem by proposing an agent-based composite web-services framework to allocate to the tourist an optimal service composition, one which maximally satisfies the tourist. By saying optimal service composition, we take into account a number of factors including i) the number of visited places must be maximal, ii) the number of redundant places must be minimal, iii) the total price is within the budget, and iv) the time constraint must be obeyed. We propose an approach to allow service requesters for choosing the optimal service. Our architecture deploys agents in order to provide flexibility and efficiency to the system.


Optimal service composition optimal coalition structure multiagent systems 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Chattrakul Sombattheera
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  1. 1.Faculty of InformaticsMahasarakham UniversityMahasarakhamThailand

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