Date Added: Nov 2010
Agents are software programs that perform tasks on behalf of others and they are used to clean the text database with their characteristics. Agents are task oriented with the ability to learn by themselves and they react to the situation. Learning characteristics of an agent is done by verifying its previous experience from its knowledgebase. An agent concept is a complementary approach to the Object Oriented paradigm with respect to the design and implementation of the autonomous entities driven by beliefs, goals and plans. Text database cleaning process detects and cleans the wrong data or duplicates data or missing data by identifying the outliers. Cleaning of Text Databases focuses on incomplete data cleaning.