Linked Data is Merely More Data

TitleLinked Data is Merely More Data
Publication TypeConference Proceedings
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsPrateek Jain, Pascal Hitzler, Peter Z. Yeh, Kunal Verma, Amit Sheth
Conference Name2010 AAAI Spring Symposium
PublisherAAAI Press
Conference LocationMenlo Park, California
ISBN Number978-1-57735-461-1
KeywordsArtificial Intelligence, Linked Data, Semantic Web, Web of Data

In this position paper, we argue that the Linked Open Data (LoD) Cloud, in its current form, is only of limited value for furthering the Semantic Web vision. Being merely a weakly linked 'triple collection', it will only be of very limited benefit for the AI or Semantic Web communities. We describe the corresponding problems with the LoD Cloud and give directions for research to remedy the situation.

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Prateek Jain, Pascal Hitzler, Peter Z. Yeh, Kunal Verma, and Amit P.Sheth, 'Linked Data Is Merely More Data,' In: Dan Brickley, Vinay K. Chaudhri, Harry Halpin, and Deborah McGuinness: Linked Data Meets Artificial Intelligence. Technical Report SS-10-07, AAAI Press, Menlo Park, California, 2010, pp. 82-86. ISBN 978-1-57735-461-1

Editor Dan Brickley And Vinay K. Chaudhri And Harry Halpin And Deborah McGuinness