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Designing business rules for mediation : a process towards agent-mediated business coordination

Zhao, Z.; Dignum, M.V.; Dignum, F.P.M.;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2008
  • Country: Netherlands
Business process integration is a very active research area, in which mediation is one of the fundamental architectural choices. Mediators have difficulties to design mediation services that meet the requirements of the different stakeholders. Business rules play an important role in the decision process of mediation. In this paper, we analyze the role of business rules in the decision process, and use some examples to illustrate how business rules should be designed in order to help the decision-making of organizations.
free text keywords: Agent, Mediation, Business Rules, Decision-making, Organization

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