ch10 - applications that are modular, decentralized,...

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Summary Based on their internal structure, agents have particular properties like similarity, modularity, memory and mutability. The communication channels in agents differ from each other in terms of medium that is physical environment; addressing that is the message is broadcast or unicast or multicast; persistence that is the time the messages live in the network; and locality. The agents are best suited for
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Unformatted text preview: applications that are modular, decentralized, changeable, ill-structured and complex. Questions 1. Compare the Cases, HP's JetSend and ICSM. 2. Explain the two mechanisms for coordination of agents. 3. What protocols do the agents use for communication?...
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