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Re: [dady] Dataset Dynamics meet-up at WWW2010

From: Sandro Hawke <sandro@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 27 Apr 2010 14:53:39 -0400
To: dataset-dynamics@googlegroups.com
cc: Linked Data community <public-lod@w3.org>, Jürgen Umbrich <Juergen.Umbrich@deri.org>
Message-ID: <21692.1272394419@waldron>

> Changes in Linked Data sources (dataset dynamics) and how to deal with it
> are an important and emerging issue [1][2].
> As already mentioned, there will be a dataset dynamics meet-up at WWW2010. I
> first planned to register a BoF, but it is still unclear if this is possible
> [3].
> I'd now propose to have a break-out session at the W3C LOD Track [4] - as I
> won't be able to make it to WWW, Juergen Umbrich (in CC) would take care of
> the local organisation.

Sounds like a good idea, although I don't know what else might be on the

So, I just learned of the "dataset dynamics" term and community last
week (from Michael), but I've been thinking about this for many years.
I got inspired and sketched out a design a few months ago, which I think
is pretty good.  I've been hoping to return to it some day soon, but if
we're talking about this Thursday, I might was well share the drafts

I think for the use cases I have in mind (large scale, ad hoc, real-time
mirroring of RDF), a key requirement is constant time (per triple) to
apply deltas, including maintaining a secure hash.  I was happy to see I
could (I think) meet this with some tweaking of blank nodes.  I sketched
both a delta format (gruf) and a subscription protocol (websub), which
are separate. 

Rough specs are here:

      -- Sandro

> Cheers,
>       Michael
> [1] http://esw.w3.org/DatasetDynamics
> [2] 
> http://data-gov.tw.rpi.edu/wiki/TWC_Data-gov_Vocabulary_Proposal#Change_of_d
> ataset
> [3] http://twitter.com/WWW2010/status/12452736301
> [4] http://esw.w3.org/Camps:LODCampW3CTrack#breakout
> -- 
> Dr. Michael Hausenblas
> LiDRC - Linked Data Research Centre
> DERI - Digital Enterprise Research Institute
> NUIG - National University of Ireland, Galway
> Ireland, Europe
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