Multi-Agent Architecture for Internet Information Extraction and Visualization

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The World Wide Web is one of the largest sources of information; more and more applications are being developed daily to make use of this information. This thesis presents a multi-agent architecture that deals with some of the issues related to Internet data extraction. The primary issue addresses the reliable, efficient and quick extraction of data through the use of HTTP performance monitoring agents. A second issue focuses on how to make use of available data to take decisions and alert the user when there is change in data; this is done with the help of user agents that are ... continued below

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Gollapally, Devender R. August 2000.

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The World Wide Web is one of the largest sources of information; more and more applications are being developed daily to make use of this information. This thesis presents a multi-agent architecture that deals with some of the issues related to Internet data extraction. The primary issue addresses the reliable, efficient and quick extraction of data through the use of HTTP performance monitoring agents. A second issue focuses on how to make use of available data to take decisions and alert the user when there is change in data; this is done with the help of user agents that are equipped with a Defeasible reasoning interpreter. An additional issue is the visualization of extracted data; this is done with the aid of VRML visualization agents. The cited issues are discussed using stock portfolio management as an example application.

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Gollapally, Devender R. Multi-Agent Architecture for Internet Information Extraction and Visualization, thesis, August 2000; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc2575/: accessed December 13, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .