Shinichi Motomura, Ryosuke Nakatani, Takao Kawamura, Kazunori Sugahara



In this paper, we present a novel framework for asynchronous Web-based training. The proposed system has two distinguishing features. Firstly, it is based on P2P architecture for scalability and robustness. Secondly, all contents in the system are not only data but also agents so that they can mark user’s answers, can tell the correct answers, and can show some extra information without human instruction. We also present a prototype implementation of the proposed system on Maglog. Maglog is a Prolog-based framework for building mobile multi-agent systems we have developed. Our system has methods for communications between learners and for recordings of their score without server computers. The user interface program of the proposed system is built on Squeak. Performance simulations demonstrate the effectiveness of the proposed system.


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Paper Citation

in Harvard Style

Motomura S., Nakatani R., Kawamura T. and Sugahara K. (2006). DISTRIBUTED E-LEARNING SYSTEM USING P2P TECHNOLOGY . In Proceedings of WEBIST 2006 - Second International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies - Volume 1: WEBIST, ISBN 978-972-8865-46-7, pages 250-255. DOI: 10.5220/0001251202500255

in Bibtex Style

author={Shinichi Motomura and Ryosuke Nakatani and Takao Kawamura and Kazunori Sugahara},
booktitle={Proceedings of WEBIST 2006 - Second International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies - Volume 1: WEBIST,},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of WEBIST 2006 - Second International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies - Volume 1: WEBIST,
SN - 978-972-8865-46-7
AU - Motomura S.
AU - Nakatani R.
AU - Kawamura T.
AU - Sugahara K.
PY - 2006
SP - 250
EP - 255
DO - 10.5220/0001251202500255