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Multi-agent Negotiation for User-centric Elasticity Management in the Cloud
Found in: 2013 IEEE/ACM 6th International Conference on Utility and Cloud Computing (UCC)
By Amro Najjar,Xavier Serpaggi,Christophe Gravier,Olivier Boissier
Issue Date:December 2013
pp. 357-362
Application Service Providers (ASP) are increasingly adopting the cloud computing paradigm to provision remote resources for their applications. Elasticity management solutions have been proposed in the domain to enable flexible and autonomic cloud resourc...
Social-Compliance in Trust Management within Virtual Communities
Found in: Web Intelligence and Intelligent Agent Technology, IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on
By Reda Yaich,Olivier Boissier,Philippe Jaillon,Gauthier Picard
Issue Date:August 2011
pp. 322-325
Recent years witnessed an ever growing impact of trust in the decision-making process within virtual communities. The inherent decentralized and open nature of such environments produced new challenges that received, up to now, little attention. For exampl...
Embodying Organisations in Multi-agent Work Environments
Found in: Web Intelligence and Intelligent Agent Technology, IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on
By Michele Piunti, Alessandro Ricci, Olivier Boissier, Jomi F. Hübner
Issue Date:September 2009
pp. 511-518
Agents and Artifacts model extended with organisation promotes artifact based environments aimed at supporting multi agent coordination and goal oriented interactions and communication. Nevertheless, the use of artifacts for organisational purposes constra...
Using a Multi-Agent Organization Description Language to describe contract dynamics in virtual enterprises
Found in: Intelligent Agent Technology, IEEE / WIC / ACM International Conference on
By Jomi Fred Hubner, Olivier Boissier, Jaime Simao Sichman
Issue Date:September 2005
pp. 672-678
<p>The flourishing development of various forms of virtual enterprises requires new Information Technology facilities to exploit Internet to collaboratively perform tasks that go across the boundaries of the member enterprises. Representation and man...
Context awareness as a Service for Cloud Resource Optimization
Found in: IEEE Internet Computing
By Christophe Gravier,Julien Subercaze,Amro Najjar,Frederique Laforest,Xavier Serpaggi,Olivier Boissier
Issue Date:December 2013
pp. 1
Cloud computing architectures involve different actors which we divide into four categories : IaaS providers, PaaS providers, PaaS clients and end users. Contracts are established between actors, and each actor intends to optimize its costs. We advocate th...
Reconsidering the social web of things: position paper
Found in: Proceedings of the 2013 ACM conference on Pervasive and ubiquitous computing adjunct publication (UbiComp '13 Adjunct)
By Adina Magda Florea, Andrei Ciortea, Antoine Zimmermann, Olivier Boissier
Issue Date:September 2013
pp. 1535-1544
The notion of a Social Web of Things (SWoT) appears in recent works at the convergence of the Social Web and the Web of Things. In our vision, a third dimension is needed: pro-activeness. We propose to extend and transform social networks by integrating au...
Smart places: multi-agent based virtual community management system
Found in: Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop on Web Intelligence & Communities (WI&C '12)
By Christophe Gravier, Muhammad Fahad, Olivier Boissier, Pierre Maret
Issue Date:April 2012
pp. 1-4
Virtual Communities (VC) are synergetic digital spaces to build collaborations and exchange knowledge between people sharing similar interests or goals. They respond to human needs such as information sharing, friendship, and recreation. In this paper, we ...
Exploiting the JaCaMo framework for realising an adaptive room governance application
Found in: Proceedings of the compilation of the co-located workshops on DSM'11, TMC'11, AGERE!'11, AOOPES'11, NEAT'11, & VMIL'11 (SPLASH '11 Workshops)
By Alexandru Sorici, Andrea Santi, Gauthier Picard, Olivier Boissier
Issue Date:October 2011
pp. 239-242
Ambient Intelligent (AmI) applications are often meant to be used in complex and highly dynamic environments and are characterized by features such as context-awareness, personalisation, adaptivity and anticipation of user's desires. In this demo we focus ...
Architecture d'agent sensible au contexte pour la prise de décisions
Found in: Proceedings of the 2nd French-speaking conference on Mobility and uibquity computing (UbiMob '05)
By Oana Bucur, Olivier Boissier, Philippe Beaune
Issue Date:May 2005
pp. 17-20
Sensing, managing and representing context are necessary capacities for ubiquitous computing applications, moreover, their components must also be able to reason and adapt their behavior to the evolution of their physical and social environment. This paper...
Définition et représentation du contexte pour des agents sensibles au contexte
Found in: Proceedings of the 2nd French-speaking conference on Mobility and uibquity computing (UbiMob '05)
By Oana Bucur, Olivier Boissier, Philippe Beaune
Issue Date:May 2005
pp. 13-16
Developing context-aware applications needs facilities for recognizing and representing context, reasoning on it and adapting to it accordingly. In what concerns context representation, the newest and most challenging representation is the ontological one....
MOISE+: towards a structural, functional, and deontic model for MAS organization
Found in: Proceedings of the first international joint conference on Autonomous agents and multiagent systems: part 1 (AAMAS '02)
By Jaime Simao Sichman, Jomi Fred Hubner, Olivier Boissier
Issue Date:July 2002
pp. 501-502
A Multi-Agent System (MAS) that represents explicitly its organization normally focuses either on the functioning or on the structure of this organization. However, addressing both aspects is a prolific approach when one wants to design or describe a MAS o...