Multi-agent architecture and framework that eases the development and the operation of large-scale, distributed applications and services.

Lightweight multi-agent architecture and framework that simplifies the development of applications for different kind of devices.


Intuitive and extensible monitor for controlling distributed multi-agent infrastructures at runtime.

Well-equipped BPMN editor, powerful multi-language transformation and workflow simulator.

Bugfix Release: ASGARD 2.3.1

As the recent update of Java 6 for Mac OS X (Java 1.6.0 Update 51 / Java for OSX 2013-04) turned out to be incompatible with ASGARD 2.3. we have decided to release a fixed version of ASGARD for all users running Java 6 on Max OS X. Mac users that have already migrated to […]

ASGARD 2.3 Released

We are glad to announce the release of ASGARD version 2.3, built to support JIAC 5.1.3. This release of ASGARD is finally able to support Java 7 on OSX by using LWJGL 2.9.0. All other additions, changes, and bugfixes in the beta versions since 2.2 are included in this release.

Get the new version [here].


Distributed Evolutionary Optimisation for Electricity Price Responsive Manufacturing using Multi-Agent System Technology

Our paper “Distributed Evolutionary Optimisation for Electricity Price Responsive Manufacturing using Multi-Agent System Technology” will be included in the next issue of the International Journal On Advances in Intelligent Systems. In this paper, a distributed optimization system using the JIAC agent framework is presented.

Authors: Tobias Küster, Marco Lützenberger, Daniel Freund, Sahin Albayrak

Abstract: With […]

Semi-Automated Generation of Semantic Service Descriptions

Our paper “Semi-Automated Generation of Semantic Service Descriptions” has been presented at the “Self-Explaining Agents” – Special Session during the PAAMS 2013 conference at Salamanca, Spain. The paper describes an approach of semi-automated enhancement of multi-agent system actions with semantic service descriptions providing a first step towards automated service composition.

Authors: Nils Masuch, Philipp Brock, […]