By Jorge Vallejos, Peter Ebraert, Brecht Desmet, Tom Van Cutsem, Stijn Mostinckx (auth.), Jadwiga Indulska, Kerry Raymond (eds.)

This e-book constitutes the refereed complaints of the seventh IFIP WG 6.1 foreign convention on disbursed functions and Interoperable platforms, DAIS 2007, held in Paphos, Cyprus in June 2007. The DAIS convention was once held as a joint occasion in federation with the ninth IFIP WG 6.1 foreign convention on Formal tools for Open Object-Based disbursed structures (FMOODS 2007) and the ninth overseas convention on Coordination types and Languages (Coordination 2007).

The 24 revised complete papers provided have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from ninety seven submissions. The papers handle present examine in context-awareness, version, mobility, allotted functions and peer-to-peer computing, all of which relate to the sustainability of allotted purposes and built-in structures. The papers are equipped in topical sections on context-awareness, disbursed purposes, edition, peer-to-peer, and mobility.

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In general, the above approaches employ either factual or probabilistic inputs to model and reason about context. We build on the experiences learned previously, but combine both factual and probabilistic aspects to tackle the problem of uncertainty at various stages. 4 A Guideline for Modelling Everyday Situations In section 2, we discussed the causes of uncertainty in a context computing process. In this section, we will introduce a context modelling process which integrates facts and beliefs with the goal of reducing uncertainty.

Section 5 discusses how situation detection can be done in a distributed fashion according to different scenarios. This is done to exploit distribution beneficially for context manipulation and situation detection, not only for scalability purposes but also to address information privacy concerns. Section 6 discusses related work, and, finally, Section 7 summarises our results and indicates future research. 2 Context Models A context-aware application is a distributed application that adapts its behaviour according to its users’ context.

Architectural Support for Mobile Context-Aware Applications. In: Handbook of Research on Mobile Multimedia, Idea Group Inc. (2005) 6. : Designing a Configurable Services Platform for Mobile Context-Aware Applications, International Journal of Pervasive Computing and Communications (JPCC), vol. 1(1). Troubador Publishing (2005) 7. : Situations in Conceptual Modeling of Context. In: Workshop on Vocabularies, Ontologies, and Rules for the Enterprise (VORTE 2006) at IEEE EDOC 2006, IEEE CS Press, Washington, DC (2006) 8.

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