Q&A Session for "Callimachus: Semantic Web Apps Made Easy"
Q: Was Callimachus arguing against a "single inheritance" hierarchy or arguing against a universal "Thing" which is the superclass of all things?
A: Callimachus, the Greek poet, could easily justify placing many of his scrolls (of short poems) in multiple bins. He argued that some things have multiple categories (or types) and could not be arranged in single hierarchy.Read More →
RDFa makes it easy for Web publishers to expose data on the Web, but RDFa can also make it easy to develop Web data applications. Watch how easy it is to replace complex data schemas and their SQL queries with simple RDFa attributes in your HTML markup!Read More →
Strengthening the Four Pillars of the Advanced Enterprise through Semantics; Data, Processes, Resources, and Access
Data management, process management, access management, and resource management form the four pillars of the advanced computing enterprise. This includes critical technologies such as databases, web services & service oriented architectures (SOA), mobile devices, and cloud computing. Semantics helps adapt and unify them to your current enterprise to allow rapid adoption and effective use.Read More →
Q: How are the colleagues generated in the example? Manually nominated or picked up automatically by some social networking function?Read More →
Drupal 7 (alpha), the latest major release of the popular open source CMS, includes a lot of features for web publishers interested in implementing Semantic Web Technologies.Read More →
Q: Can you go back to more clearly describe RDF?
A: You might have a look at this short introduction to RDF (note the date!) written by my business partner, Uche Ogbuji:
A longer and more complete introduction is available here:
Q&A Session for "The National Information Exchange Model and Semantic-Driven Development"
Following the webcast, Dan McCreary answered questions from the live audience. Here is a transcript of that discussion.
Q: My understanding is that NIEM is not considered a Federal Information Exchange Model and does incorporate Federal, State, Local, Tribal and Private Sector partners.Read More →