195views more  JIPS 2010»
9 years 3 months ago
Distributed and Scalable Intrusion Detection System Based on Agents and Intelligent Techniques
Abstract--The Internet explosion and the increase in crucial web applications such as ebanking and e-commerce, make essential the need for network security tools. One of such tools...
Aly M. El-Semary, Mostafa Gadal-Haqq M. Mostafa
179views ECommerce» more  ECWEB 2010»
9 years 6 months ago
Concession Behaviour in Automated Negotiation
Traditional negotiation, conducted face-to-face and via mail or telephone, is often difficult to manage, prone to misunderstanding, and time consuming. Automated negotiation promis...
Fernando Lopes, Helder Coelho
134views more  ELECTRONICMARKETS 1998»
9 years 7 months ago
Agents as Mediators in Electronic Commerce
Software agents help automate a variety of tasks including those involved in buying and selling products over the Internet. This paper surveys several of these agentmediated elect...
Robert H. Guttman, Alexandros Moukas, Pattie Maes
132views more  CACM 1999»
9 years 7 months ago
Agents That Buy and Sell
Software agents have become very popular in the last six or so years. They have been used successfully to filter information, match people with similar interests and automate repe...
Pattie Maes, Robert H. Guttman, Alexandros Moukas
72views more  INFSOF 2002»
9 years 7 months ago
Multi-item auctions for automatic negotiation
Available resources can often be limited with regard to the number of demands. In this paper we propose an approach for solving this problem which consists of using the mechanisms...
Houssein Benameur, Brahim Chaib-draa, Peter G. Kro...
131views more  INFORMATICALT 2002»
9 years 7 months ago
An Agent-Based Architecture for Customer Services Management and Product Search
The amount of products and services available over the Internet increases significantly and it soon becomes beyond users ability to analyze and compare them. At the same time the n...
Thomas Heiberg, Mihhail Matskin, Jøran Pede...
123views more  JECR 2000»
9 years 8 months ago
Knowledgeable Agents for Search and Choice Support in E-commerce: A Decision Support Systems Approach
Software agents are a major innovation in how people use information systems, and they have parallels with how Decision Support Systems (DSS) support human decision-making. A DSS ...
Susan Sproule, Norman P. Archer
123views ECommerce» more  EC 2000»
9 years 8 months ago
Embodiment of Evolutionary Computation in General Agents
Holland's Adaptation in Natural and Artificial Systems largely dealt with how systems, comprised of many self-interested entities, can and should adapt as a whole. This semin...
Robert E. Smith, Claudio Bonacina, Paul E. Kearney...
95views more  COMCOM 2000»
9 years 8 months ago
Countermeasures for mobile agent security
: Security is an important issue for the widespread deployment of applications based on software agent technology. It is generally agreed that without the proper countermeasures in...
Wayne A. Jansen
98views more  CN 2000»
9 years 8 months ago
Dynamic pricing by software agents
We envision a future in which the global economy and the Internet will merge and evolve together into an information economy bustling with billions of economically motivated softw...
Jeffrey O. Kephart, James E. Hanson, Amy R. Greenw...