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Re: Facebook's new Graph Search: An endorsement of the RDF approach to healthcare data?

From: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Date: Thu, 17 Jan 2013 16:38:00 -0500
Message-ID: <50F86F38.6000907@openlinksw.com>
To: public-semweb-lifesci@w3.org
On 1/17/13 1:45 PM, Michael Miller wrote:
> the developer who wrote the app looked at RDF but settled on neo4j because
> it seemed to scale better.
RDF is a framework comprised of:

1. Data Model
2. Syntax
3. Notations.

How do you compare that with an DBMS product? The comparison isn't like 
for like.

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