Web of Digital Twins

  title={Web of Digital Twins},
  author={A. Ricci and Angelo Croatti and S. Mariani and Sara Montagna and Marco Picone},
  journal={ACM Transactions on Internet Technology (TOIT)},
In recent years, digital twins have been pervading different application domains – from manufacturing to healthcare – as an approach for virtualising different kinds of physical entities (things, products, machines). The dominant view developed in the literature so far is about the virtualisation of individual physical assets, in a closed-system perspective. In this paper, we introduce and explore a broader perspective that we call Web of Digital Twins (WoDT), in which the digital twin paradigm… 
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