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Review Article

Towards the Consolidation of a Diagramming Suite for Agent-Oriented Modelling Languages

Table 1

Set of diagram types recommended in Henderson-Sellers [19] in the light of his analysis of AOSE methodologies. These diagram types should then be supplemented by textual based templates and descriptors as shown in Table 2.

Static diagram typesDynamic diagram types

Environment descriptionAgent goal-based use case
Environmental connectivityUse case map
External organization structure chartConversation a.k.a. interaction
ArchitectureProtocol (a kind of conversation)
Agent societyWorkflow
Agent roleAgent state
Role dependencyTask specification
Agent internalsTask state
Agent overview
Goal decomposition
Ontology
Plan
Capability
Service
Task decomposition
Deployment
UI design