Rule-based support for situation management

P. Dockhorn Costa, João Andrade Almeida, Isaac S.A. Pereira, Marten J. van Sinderen, Luis Ferreira Pires

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    Abstract

    The notion of situation enables designers, maintainers, and users to abstract from lower-level entities and properties and to focus on the higher-level patterns that emerge in time. Situation management concerns a number of tasks including situation specification, situation detection (which may involve composite situation pattern recognition), and situation’s life cycle control. This chapter discusses how to approach situation management from a rule-based perspective. We present a rule-based situation management infrastructure to support the development of situation-aware applications and show its applicability to a scenario in the public health domain, concerning situations for detecting influenza epidemics.
    Original languageUndefined
    Title of host publicationFusion Methodologies in Crisis Management
    EditorsG. Rogova, P. Scott
    Place of PublicationSwitzerland
    PublisherSpringer
    Pages341-364
    Number of pages24
    ISBN (Print)978-3-319-22526-5
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2016

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    Keywords

    • EWI-26843
    • SCS-Services
    • Proactive system
    • Rule-based support
    • METIS-316838
    • Situation management
    • IR-99673
    • Context awareness
    • Situation awareness

    Cite this

    Dockhorn Costa, P., Andrade Almeida, J., Pereira, I. S. A., van Sinderen, M. J., & Ferreira Pires, L. (2016). Rule-based support for situation management. In G. Rogova, & P. Scott (Eds.), Fusion Methodologies in Crisis Management (pp. 341-364). Switzerland: Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-22527-2_16