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Re: Conversion to RDF/Linked Data

From: Michael Lang Jr. <michaelallenlang@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 16 Feb 2012 09:08:53 -0500
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To: Vinay <vinaymodi@gmail.com>
Cc: Mika Singh <mika.singh7772@yahoo.com>, "public-lod@w3.org" <public-lod@w3.org>
Hi Mika,

You might also take a look at our tool Spyder[1].  It enables you to expose
relational or CSV/Excel data as RDF, using the R2RML mapping language.

Mike Lang

[1] - http://www.revelytix.com/content/spyder
[2] - http://www.w3.org/TR/r2rml/

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On Thu, Feb 16, 2012 at 12:12 AM, Vinay <vinaymodi@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi Mika,
>
> This looks very much in triple form. If you would like to take programatic
> help, try using RDFLib or other RDF Libraries (there are plenty in plenty
> of programming languages).
>
> You might like to use standard URI to represent data (type) units and same
> with Person ID. If you know a bit about python programming, in RDFLib its
> less than 10 min work to generate RDF from it.
>
> Also would suggest to read the links mentioned by others.
>
> Vinay
>
> On Tue, Feb 14, 2012 at 2:46 PM, Mika Singh <mika.singh7772@yahoo.com>wrote:
>
>> I want to convert persons data to RDF/Linked Data.
>>
>> I have data like this:
>>
>> Person_ID
>>         has_name                       N
>>         has_surname                  S
>>         has_hobbies                   h1, h2, ..., hn
>>         has_friends                     f1, f2, ..., fn
>>         countries_visited            c1, c2, ..., cn
>>         date_of_birth                  dob
>>         height                             H  centimetres
>>         weight                            W kgs
>>         favourite_books              b1, b2, ..., bn
>>         favourite_movies            m1, m2, ...., mn
>>
>>
>> Would somebody would guide me how can I convert such a record into
>> RDF/Linked data?
>>
>>
>>
>
>
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