Date Added: Mar 2012
This paper is devoted to mobile agents and their use for E-learning resource management. The authors provide a brief overview. The overview introduces the concept of mobile agent, enumerates the claimed benefits, and discusses the state of the art of application in this domain. With the rapid evolution of Internet, information overloading is becoming a common phenomenon, it is necessary to have a tool to help user to extract useful information from Internet. E-learning applications also face similar problem. At present, commercialized e-learning systems lack information search tools to help user search for the course information, and none of them have explored the power of mobile agent.