Issue No. 05 - September/October (2003 vol. 18)
Ryusuke Masuoka , Fujitsu Laboratories of America
Yannis Labrou , Fujitsu Laboratories of America
Bijan Parsia , MIND Lab, University of Maryland
Evren Sirin , MIND Lab, University of Maryland
<p>Information technology's rapid evolution has made tremendous amounts of information and services available at our fingertips. However, we still face the frustration of trying to do simple things in the device- and application-rich environments where we live and work. Task Computing fills the gap between the tasks that users want to perform and the services that constitute available actionable functionality.</p>
task computing, Semantic Web, OWL-S, pervasive computing, Web services, UpnP
B. Parsia, Y. Labrou, E. Sirin and R. Masuoka, "Ontology-Enabled Pervasive Computing Applications," in IEEE Intelligent Systems, vol. 18, no. , pp. 68-72, 2003.