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Re: vocabularies and data alignment

From: François Scharffe <francois.scharffe@inria.fr>
Date: Fri, 12 Jun 2009 09:57:26 +0200
Message-ID: <4A320A66.7030405@inria.fr>
To: Hugh Glaser <hg@ecs.soton.ac.uk>
CC: "public-lod@w3.org" <public-lod@w3.org>, Jerome Euzenat <Jerome.Euzenat@inrialpes.fr>
Hugh Glaser wrote:
> Hi,
> To put it in simple terms for me :-)
> Are you after the algorithms we use to identify when two instances are the same?
> Best
> Hugh

Yes !

Franois

> 
> On 11/06/2009 12:57, "Franois Scharffe" <francois.scharffe@inria.fr> wrote:
> 
> Dear LODers,
> 
> There has been a couple of discussions already on this list on the need
> for a vocabulary to represent correspondences between terms of different
> vocabularies. We also saw recently various tools (e.g. Silk, ODDlinker)
> allowing to automatically interlink datasets given a specification of
> what should be linked.
> 
> However, there is currently no common way to publish and share this
> information (i.e., not the links but the way to generate them, see [1]
> for precision).
> 
> We are setting up an experiment [1] to see if it is possible to provide
> useful services from this data. But for that purpose we need your help.
> 
> So this is a call for contribution: we are collecting any specification
> of link generator for the LOD graph.
> 
> Of course, do not hesitate to comment on the idea or to tell us if you
> want to be involved.
> 
> We promise a report on this by the end of summer (northern hemisphere :).
> 
> Cheers,
> Franois
> 
> [1] http://melinda.inrialpes.fr
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