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Re: Nice Data Cleansing Tool Demo

From: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Date: Sun, 28 Mar 2010 21:01:49 -0400
Message-ID: <4BAFFBFD.9060605@openlinksw.com>
To: David Huynh <dfhuynh@alum.mit.edu>
CC: "public-lod@w3.org" <public-lod@w3.org>
David Huynh wrote:
> On Mar/29/10 12:31 am, Kingsley Idehen wrote:
>> All,
>>
>> A very nice data cleansing tool from David and Co. at Freebase.
>>
>> CSVs are clearly the dominant data format in the structured open data 
>> realm. This tool deals with ETL very well. Of course, for those who 
>> appreciate OWL, a lot of what's demonstrated in this demo is also 
>> achievable via "context rules". Bottom line (imho), nice tool that 
>> will only aid improving Web of Linked Data quality at the data set 
>> production stage.
>>
>> Links:
>>
>> 1. http://vimeo.com/10081183 -- Freebase Gridworks
>>
> Thanks, Kingsley. The second screencast, by Stefano Mazzocchi, also 
> demonstrates a few other interesting features:
>
>     http://www.vimeo.com/10287824
>
> David
David,

Yes, very nice!

Now here is the obvious question, re. broader realm of faceted data 
navigation, have you guys digested the underlying concepts demonstrated 
by Microsoft Pivot?

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Regards,

Kingsley Idehen	      
President & CEO 
OpenLink Software     
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