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Supporting Human Interactions within Integrated Manufacturing Systems
Application integration is a focus of many major research initiatives. A driving force behind application integration is a desire for enterprise-wide integration of organizational business processes. On the surface, increased ...
Toward Intelligent Integrated Manufacturing Planning-Execution
In today’s competitive global market place, agility has become a survival factor for many manufacturers. A key measurement of manufacturing agility is the time it takes an organization to respond to market changes. The ...
Implementing Multi-Agent Systems: Languages, Frameworks, and Standards
As multi-agent systems research nears the end of its second decade, researchers have moved beyond stand-alone, one-off systems and have begun to create the software infrastructure for quickly creating new, highly interoperable ...
The Effect of Perceptual Structure on Multimodal Speech Recognition Interfaces
A framework of complementary behavior has been proposed which maintains that direct manipulation and speech interfaces have reciprocal strengths and weaknesses. This suggests that user interface performance and acceptance ...
Jackal: a Java-based Tool for Agent Development
Jackal is a Java-based tool for communicating with the KQML agent communication language. Some features which make it extremely valuable to agent development are its conversation management facilities, flexible, blackboard ...