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SemTechBiz Puts Spotlight On Financial Industry Business Ontology

The financial services industry is taking to semantic tech in an important way, and that’s in the form of the Financial Industry Business Ontology (FIBO), which aims to standardize the language used to precisely define the terms, conditions, and characteristics of financial instruments; the legal and relationship structure of business entities; the content and time…

“From Research to Reality: Implementing the Semantic Web”: OMG hosts a Workshop and Information Day on Semantics

[Editor’s Note: SemanticWeb.com has secured a discount with OMG for the event outlined in the release below. SemanticWeb.com readers can receive a 15% discount when registering for the Semantic Information Day by entering the discount code: SEVA1 .] The Object Management Group (OMG®) will be holding a Workshop and Information Day on Semantics at its…

#SemTechBiz Keynote: Department of Defense Mandates use of Semantic Technology (Video)

“The Secretary of Defense is responsible for a half-trillion dollar enterprise that is roughly an order of magnitude larger than any commercial corporation that has ever existed. DoD estimates that business support activities—the Defense Agencies and the business support operations within the Military Departments—comprise 53% of the DoD enterprise.” This was one of the realities…

Ontologies Here, There, and Everywhere

What do the Open Travel Association, the Filoli historic site of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, and the Ontology Platform Special Interest Group (PSIG) at the Object Management Group all have in common? Ontologies, of course! Starting at the most obvious point, the Ontology PSIG developed the Ontology Definition Metamodel (ODM), and at the…