Issue No. 02 - March/April (1999 vol. 14)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/5254.757630
Coordinating agent behavior in agent ensembles is a key challenge for distributed AI. The authors describe a programming model that supports multiagent ensembles, and they present their Java-based prototype system, AgentFoundry.
Gul A. Agha, Nadeem Jamali, Prasannaa Thati, "An Actor-Based Architecture for Customizing and Controlling Agent Ensembles", IEEE Intelligent Systems, vol. 14, no. , pp. 38-44, March/April 1999, doi:10.1109/5254.757630