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  • Towards European Patient Summaries based on Triple Space Computing 

    Foxvog, Doug (2006)
    Medical practice today still entails sorting through scattered information on a specific patient. Making things more difficult, the EU, in bringing its member states closer together, is encouraging people¿s mobility, and ...
  • Towards Fine-grained Service Matchmaking by Using Concept Similarity 

    Polleres, Axel (2007)
    Several description frameworks to semantically describe and match services on the one hand and service requests on the other have been presented in the literature. Many of the current proposals for defining notions of ...
  • Towards Intelligent web Services: Web Service Modeling Ontology (WSMO) 

    Polleres, Axel; Fensel, Dieter (Springer, 2005)
    The SemanticWeb and the SemanticWeb Services build a natural application area for Intelligent Agents, namely querying and reasoning about structured knowledge and semantic descriptions of services and their interfaces on ...
  • Towards Lightweight and Robust Large Scale Emergent Knowledge Processing 

    Novacek, Vit; Decker, Stefan (Springer, 2009)
    We present a lightweight framework for processing uncertain emergent knowledge that comes from multiple resources with varying relevance. The framework is essentially RDF-compatible, but allows also for direct representation ...
  • Towards Optimized Data Fetching for Service Discovery 

    Zaremba, Maciej; Vitvar, Tomas; Moran, Matthew (IEEE, 2007)
    The advent of Service Oriented Architecture makes services the most flexible, platform-independent choice for exposing and integrating business functionality across a network. However, the lack of service discovery mechanisms, ...
  • Towards Semantic Interoperability (In-depth comparison of two approaches to solving Semantic Web Service Challenge mediation tasks) 

    Zaremba, Maciej; Vitvar, Tomas; Moran, Matthew (2007)
    This paper overviews and compares the DERI and DEI-Cefriel approaches to the SWS-Challenge workshop mediation scenario in terms of the utilized underlying technologies and delivered solutions. In the mediation scenario one ...
  • Towards Technology Structure Mining from Scientific Literature 

    QasemiZadeh, Behrang (Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2010)
    This paper introduces the task of Technology-Structure Mining to support Management of Technology. We propose a linguistic based approach for identification of Technology Interdependence through extraction of technology ...
  • Transmitting and Gathering Streaming Data in Wireless Multimedia Sensor Networks within Expected Network Lifetime 

    Shu, Lei; Zhou, ZhangBing; Hauswirth, Manfred; Hynes, Gearoid (Springer Science, 2008)
    Using multimedia sensor nodes in wireless sensor networks (WSNs) can significantly enhance the capability of WSNs for event description. Different kinds of holes can easily appear in WSNs. How to efficiently transmit ...
  • Trust Models for Community Aware Identity Management 

    Choi, Hee Chul; Kruk, Sebastian Ryszard; Grzonkowski, Slawomir; Davis, Brian; Breslin, John (2006)
    The contemporary Web is heading towards its next stage of evolution. From a clump of unorganised information spaces, the Web is becoming more focused on the meaning of information (the Semantic Web) and on community awareness ...
  • Understanding Linked Open Data as a Web-Scale Database 

    Hausenblas, Michael; Karnstedt, Marcel (2010)
    While Linked Open Data (LOD) has gained much attention in the recent years, requirements and the challenges concerning its usage from a database perspective are lacking. We argue that such a perspective is crucial for ...
  • Understanding the Maturity of Sustainable ICT 

    Curry, Edward; Donnellan, Brian (Springer, 2012)
    Sustainable ICT (SICT) can develop solutions that offer benefits both internally in IT and across the extended enterprise. However, because the field is new and evolving, few guidelines and best practices are available. ...
  • UniStore: Querying a DHT-based Universal Storage 

    Karnstedt, Marcel; Hauswirth, Manfred (2007)
    In recent time, the idea of collecting and combining large public data sets and services became more and more popular. The special characteristics of such systems and the requirements of the participants demand for ...
  • Using Tags and Clustering to Identify Topic-Relevant Blogs 

    Hayes, Conor (IAAA, 2007)
    The Web has experienced an exponential growth in the use of weblogs or blogs. Blog entries are generally organised using tags, informally defined labels which are increasingly being proposed as a `grassroots¿ answer to ...
  • Visual Abstraction and Ordering in Faceted Browsing of Text Collections 

    Thai, VinhTuan; Handschuh, Siegfried (2010)
    While faceted navigation interfaces can assist users in exploring an information collection, there is yet little support for users in choosing a relevant item from the set of items returned from a filtering process. In ...
  • Weaving SIOC into the Web of Linked Data 

    Bojars, Uldis; Passant, Alexandre; Cyganiak, Richard; Breslin, John (2008)
    Social media sites can act as a rich source of large amounts of data by letting anyone easily create content on the Web. The SIOC ontology and tools developed for it allow us to express this information as interlinked RDF ...
  • Weaving the Pedantic Web 

    Hogan, Aidan; Harth, Andreas; Passant, Alexandre; Decker, Stefan; Polleres, Axel (CEUR, 2010)
    Over a decade after RDF has been published as a W3C recommendation, publishing open and machine-readable content on the Web has recently received a lot more attention, including from corporate and governmental bodies; ...
  • Web of Data Plumbing - Lowering the Barriers to Entry 

    Umbrich, Jürgen; Hastrup, Tuukka; Hausenblas, Michael (2009)
    Publishing and consuming content on the Web of Data often requires considerable expertise in the underlying technologies, as the expected services to achieve this are either not packaged in a simple and accessible manner, ...
  • Web Service Capabilities and Constraints in WSMO 

    Bussler, Christoph; Polleres, Axel; Zaremba, Michal (2004)
    This paper summarizes the necessities on the semantic modeling of Web Service constraints and capabilities from the viewpoint of the Web Service Modeling Ontology(WSMO) working group. We will give a short motivating use ...
  • Web Services: Quo Vadis? 

    Bussler, Christoph; Fensel, Dieter (2003)
  • What is wrong with Web services Discovery? 

    Fensel, Dieter; Keller, Uwe; Polleres, Axel (2005)
    Various proposals for automating the discovery of Web services are available. Most of them regard the terms service and Web service as synonymous. We believe these two terms are not equivalent and it is relevant to ...