Composability model in a distributed simulation environment for supply chain

Maria del Milagro Gutierrez, Horacio Pascual Leone


Distributed simulation becomes popular through the use of HLA standard and the necessity of sharing resources. Nevertheless, composability of model is still a problem to overcome. Many solutions propose the use of ontology and SOA architectures in the context of distributed simulation. This work presents a solution to compose simulation models in the context of supply chain simulation. The proposal presents a network ontology that conceptualizes different aspect to taking into account when a federation for supply chain is developed.


Distributed simulation; Composability; Ontology network; Supply chain simulation; DEVS

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