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      An automation component for cross-platform, context-aware applications development 

      Achilleos, Achilleas P.; Thoma, Marita; Kapitsaki, Georgia M.; Mettouris, Christos; Papadopoulos, George Angelos (2015)
      Context-aware computing faces many challenges mainly due to the increasing number and heterogeneity of context sources, since the Internet of Things introduces billions of devices. The development of context-aware applications ...
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      A comprehensive context modeling framework for pervasive computing systems 

      Reichle, R.; Wagner, M.; Khan, M. U.; Geihs, K.; Lorenzo, J.; Valla, M.; Fra, C.; Paspallis, Nearchos; Papadopoulos, George Angelos (2008)
      Context management in pervasive computing environments must reflect the specific characteristics of these environments, e.g. distribution, mobility, resource-constrained devices, or heterogeneity of context sources. Although ...
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      Enabling cross-platform mobile application development: A context-aware middleware 

      Achilleos, Achilleas P.; Kapitsaki, Georgia M. (2014)
      The emergence of mobile computing has changed the rules of web application development. Since context-awareness has become almost a necessity in mobile applications, web applications need to adapt to this new reality. A ...
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      A framework for dynamic validation of context-aware applications 

      Achilleos, Achilleas P.; Kapitsaki, Georgia M.; Papadopoulos, George Angelos (2012)
      The development of context-aware applications is a complex process that involves the tasks of analysis, design, validation and implementation. This process is typically performed using context modelling approaches that ...
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      Model-driven development of composite context-aware web applications 

      Kapitsaki, Georgia M.; Kateros, D. A.; Prezerakos, G. N.; Venieris, Iakovos St (2009)
      Context-awareness constitutes an essential aspect of services, especially when interaction with end-users is involved. In this paper a solution for the context-aware development of web applications consisting of web services ...
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      PCP: Privacy-aware Context Profile towards context-aware application development 

      Kapitsaki, Georgia M.; Venieris, Iakovos St (2008)
      Context-awareness constitutes an important aspect in mobile environments, especially when user-centric services are considered. However, user and service related data as part of context information are sensitive and their ...
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      A pluggable middleware architecture for developing context-aware mobile applications 

      Paspallis, Nearchos; Papadopoulos, George Angelos (2014)
      The proliferation of powerful smartphone devices provides a great opportunity for context-aware mobile applications becoming mainstream. However, we argue that conventional software development techniques suffer because ...
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      Position paper: Applying model-driven engineering for linking web service and context models 

      Kapitsaki, Georgia M.; Achilleos, Achilleas P. (2011)
      Context-awareness is gaining wide importance, especially when targeting pervasive environments, whereas Web Services are often exploited as building blocks of context-aware applications because of their interoperability ...
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      Reflecting user privacy preferences in context-aware web services 

      Kapitsaki, Georgia M. (IEEE Computer Society, 2013)
      "Personalization or privacy control?" is a question one frequently asks himself/herself nowadays with the wide spread of service provision for users on the move. The right to protect intimacy or the right of privacy is a ...
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      SensoMan: Remote management of context sensors 

      Paphitou, A. C.; Constantinou, S.; Kapitsaki, Georgia M. (Association for Computing Machinery, 2015)
      Sensor networks that collect data from the environment can be utilized in the development of different context-Aware applications bringing in sight the need for data collection, management and distribution. Boards with ...
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      Web service matchmaking for the development of context-aware applications 

      Kapitsaki, Georgia M. (2012)
      Context-awareness is related to the application capability to respond proactively to environment conditions. The reuse of existing components is an important challenge in the development of context-aware applications. Web ...