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Clouds Meet Agents: Toward Intelligent Cloud Services
March-April 2012 (vol. 16 no. 2)
pp. 78-81
Domenico Talia, Institute of High Performance Computing and Networks of CNR

Cloud computing systems provide large-scale infrastructures for high-performance computing that can adapt to user and application needs. Multi-agent systems (MASs) comprise interacting agents capable of intelligent behavior. Integrating these two technologies could enable high-performance, complex systems and intelligent applications, making clouds more flexible and autonomic and providing MASs with a reliable and scalable computing infrastructure on which to execute large-scale applications.

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Index Terms:
cloud computing, multi-agent systems, service-oriented computing
Citation:
Domenico Talia, "Clouds Meet Agents: Toward Intelligent Cloud Services," IEEE Internet Computing, vol. 16, no. 2, pp. 78-81, March-April 2012, doi:10.1109/MIC.2012.28
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