Agent technology: State of the art

Autoren Josef Altmann
Wolfgang Essmayr
Mario Grabner
Franz Gruber
Ludwig Klug
Wolfgang Stockner
Werner Winiwarter
TitelAgent technology: State of the art
TypTechnischer Bericht
NummerSCCH-TR-0049
OrtHagenberg, Austria
InstitutionSCCH
Jahr2000
SCCH ID#49
Abstract

Intelligent and frequently autonomous and mobile computer code, known as agents, represents a growing field in the software technology area, comprising internet, intranet, WWW, and other networked computer agents. This state of the art report covers the definition, the classification as well as basic features of agents. Moreover, application examples and development platforms are given.