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By Grigoris Antoniou, Frank van Harmelen

The advance of the Semantic net, with machine-readable content material, has the capability to revolutionize the realm extensive internet and its makes use of. A Semantic net Primer offers an advent and consultant to this nonetheless rising box, describing its key principles, languages, and applied sciences. appropriate to be used as a textbook or for self-study by way of pros, it concentrates on undergraduate-level basic thoughts and strategies that would let readers to continue with development functions on their lonesome and contains workouts, venture descriptions, and annotated references to appropriate on-line fabrics. A Semantic internet Primer presents a scientific remedy of different languages (XML, RDF, OWL, and principles) and applied sciences (explicit metadata, ontologies, and common sense and inference) which are primary to Semantic net improvement in addition to such an important comparable subject matters as ontology engineering and alertness eventualities. This considerably revised and up to date moment variation displays contemporary advancements within the box, protecting new software components and instruments. the hot fabric incorporates a dialogue of such subject matters as SPARQL because the RDF question language; OWL DLP and its fascinating useful and theoretical houses; the SWRL language (in the bankruptcy on rules); OWL-S (on which the dialogue of net providers is now based). the recent ultimate bankruptcy considers the cutting-edge of the sector this present day, captures ongoing discussions, and descriptions the main demanding matters dealing with the Semantic internet sooner or later. Supplementary fabrics, together with slides, on-line types of a number of the code fragments within the publication, and hyperlinks to additional studying, are available at

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He asked the agent to take all necessary steps to finalize the task. 2 are not science fiction; they do not require revolutionary scientific progress to be achieved. We can reasonably claim that the challenge is an engineering and technology adoption rather than a scientific one: partial solutions to all important parts of the problem exist. At present, the greatest needs are in the areas of integration, standardization, development of tools, and adoption by users. But, of course, further technological progress will lead to a more advanced Semantic Web than can, in principle, be achieved today.

S. Palmer. The Semantic Web: An Introduction. net/2001/swintro/>. • A. Swartz. The Semantic Web in Breadth. com/semanticWeb-long>. Suggested Reading 23 • A. Swartz and J. Hendler. The Semantic Web: A Network of Content for the Digital City. 2001. html>. org/ubp>. org/>. org/2001/sw/>. org/>. There is a good selection of research papers providing technical information on issues relating to the Semantic Web: • D. Fensel, J. Hendler, H. Lieberman, and W. Wahlster, eds. Spinning the Semantic Web.

Fischetti. Weaving the Web. San Francisco: Harper, 1999. Many introductory articles on the Semantic Web are available online. Here we list a few: • T. Berners-Lee. Semantic Web Road Map. September 1998. html>. • T. Berners-Lee. Evolvability. March 1998. html>. • T. Berners-Lee. What the Semantic Web Can Represent. September 1998. html>. • E. Dumbill. The Semantic Web: A Primer. November 1, 2000. com/pub/a/2000/11/01/semanticweb/>. • F. van Harmelen and D. Fensel. Practical Knowledge Representation for the Web.

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