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Re: Agent's components as Services

From: David Martin <martin@AI.SRI.COM>
Date: Wed, 27 Mar 2002 11:56:04 -0800
Message-ID: <3CA223D4.335704F3@ai.sri.com>
To: Charlie Abela <abcharl@maltanet.net>
CC: www-ws@w3.org
Hi Charlie -

This is also an idea that ties in very well with our work on DAML-S,
which I know you're already aware of (for others, see

In fact, several of us are just in the process of completing a paper
that talks about just this view of DAML-S services (as components of a
software agent).  The paper is to be published in a book on Web
Intelligence, and possibly in a journal.  When I have the particulars, I
will notify this list.


David Martin

Charlie Abela wrote:

> Hi
> I would like some information about how effective and useful can it be
> to build a software agent from a number of components that can be
> treated as if they were services. Maybe using ontologies to describe
> the execution of the processes (by invoking a number of components in
> a sequence) that define the agent’s behavior.
> Where would one find useful information about such an issue if it is
> feasible?
> Thanks
> Charlie
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