Overcoming Limitations of Rule-Based Systems: An Example of a Hybrid Deterministic Parser
The rule-based approach to building intelligent systems is prevalent throughout the enterprise of Artificial Intelligence. Many famous systems have succeeded because they rely on rules at least to some extent. Through good knowledge engineering, the representation and encodement of the elements required to find adequate problem solutions can be facilitated. But despite enormous efforts, rule-based systems are far from perfect in their performance. What are the limitations and how can they be overcome?
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