Knowledge Integration in a Manufacturing Planning Module of a Cognitive Integrated Management Information System

Marcin Hernes , Andrzej Bytniewski


One of the important functions of the operation of integrated management information systems, including multi-agent systems, is to properly planning the production. Due to the different production planning strategies (methods) and the company’s limited production capacity, the agents running in the system may generate different versions of the production plans. In other word, agents’ knowledge may differ. The final version may be selected by the system user, however, it should be noted that this is a time-consuming process, and there is a risk of the user choosing the worst version. The better solution is to automatically integrate the agents’ knowledge and to determine one version of the plan presented to the user. The aim of this paper is to develop a consensus algorithm that will allow integrating manufacturing plans generated by different agents, and present one solution (that is very close to these plans, but not necessarily one of them) to user.
Author Marcin Hernes (EaE / IES / DACIaQM)
Marcin Hernes,,
- Department of Accounting, Control, Informatics and Quantitative Methods
, Andrzej Bytniewski (EaE / IES / DACIaQM)
Andrzej Bytniewski,,
- Department of Accounting, Control, Informatics and Quantitative Methods
Publication size in sheets0.5
Book Nguyen Ngoc Thanh, Papadopoulos George A. , Jędrzejowicz Piotr , Trawiński Bogdan, Vossen Gottfried (eds.): Computational Collective Intelligence. 9th International Conference, ICCCI 2017, Nicosia, Cyprus, September 27-29, 2017, Proceedings, Part I, Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, vol. 10448, 2017, Springer, ISBN 9783319670737, [9783319670744], 592 p., DOI:10.1007/978-3-319-67074-4
Keywords in EnglishIntegrated management information systems, Manufacturing planning, Multi-agent systems, Cognitive agents
Languageen angielski
Score (nominal)20
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Publication indicators WoS Citations = 2
Citation count*4 (2020-09-28)
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