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Re: Announce: 4store Amazon Machine Image and Billion Triple Challenge Data Set

From: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Date: Wed, 28 Oct 2009 06:30:56 -0400
Message-ID: <4AE81D60.9050006@openlinksw.com>
To: Paul Groth <pgroth@gmail.com>
CC: "public-lod@w3.org" <public-lod@w3.org>
Paul Groth wrote:
> Hi Kingsley,
>
> Yes we're aware of Virtouso. Our challenge entry actually works with 
> any sparql endpoint. 
Nice, look forward to seeing it.
> We just needed the whole BTC for 2009 and had been working with 
> 4store. So given that we did this work, we thought we'd give it to the 
> community.
Sure!
>
> BTW, is the openlinkwebsite down? I can't seem to get to it this morning.
Which one?

Kingsley
>
> Thanks,
> Paul
>
> Kingsley Idehen wrote:
>> Paul Groth wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>>
>>> As part of our entry to the 2009 Billion Triple Challenge (BTC), we 
>>> have been using two pieces of great infrastructure: Amazon Web 
>>> Services (http://aws.amazon.com) and the quad store - 4store 
>>> (4store.org).  Today, we are making publicly available an Amazon 
>>> Machine Image for 4store. Additionally, we are making an Elastic 
>>> Block Storage snapshot of the BTC dataset (http://vmlion25.deri.ie/) 
>>> for 4store. Thus, developers can easily get started using 4store 
>>> with a billion triples on Amazon's cloud.
>>>
>>> Technical details at: http://wp.me/pm8cF-2x
>>>
>>> Contact: pgroth@gmail.com
>>>
>>> Have fun!
>>> Paul Groth, Christophe Guéret, Stefan Schlobach
>>>
>>> Knowledge Representation and Reasoning Group
>>> Department of Artificial Intelligence
>>> Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam 
>> Paul,
>>
>> I assume you are also aware of the following snapshots re. EC2:
>>
>> 1. 
>> http://www.openlinksw.com/dataspace/dav/wiki/Main/VirtAWSPublicDataSets 
>> -- DBpedia (Virtuoso Cluster and Single Server Editions) + BBC Music 
>> & Programmes
>>
>> There is also a B3S instance plus sample queries at:
>> 1. http://b3s.openlinksw.com
>> 2. http://b3s.openlinksw.com/sparql
>>
>> Looking forward to what solutions get knocked up this year. We are 
>> just offering the service, but not participating in the competition 
>> etc.. 
>
>


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Regards,

Kingsley Idehen	      Weblog: http://www.openlinksw.com/blog/~kidehen
President & CEO 
OpenLink Software     Web: http://www.openlinksw.com
Received on Wednesday, 28 October 2009 10:31:32 UTC

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