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Re: SKOS Reference and Primer published

From: Guus Schreiber <schreiber@cs.vu.nl>
Date: Fri, 29 Aug 2008 17:59:27 +0200
Message-ID: <48B81CDF.2090806@cs.vu.nl>
To: public-swd-wg@w3.org
CC: "Ralph R. Swick" <swick@w3.org>
Sorry, my eyes didn't spot I was replying to the wrong message. Also 
congrats of course to the Reference and Primer editors for this major step.


Guus Schreiber wrote:
> Thanks, Ralph.
> Congrats to Jon and Diego for publishing this document which I expect to 
> continue to be an important source of support for practical SW 
> application developments.
> Guus
> Ralph R. Swick wrote:
>> Now on the W3C home page:
>>   Last Call: SKOS Simple Knowledge Organization System Reference;
>>   Primer Updated
>>   2008-08-29: The Semantic Web Deployment Working Group has published
>>   the Last Call Working Draft of SKOS Simple Knowledge Organization
>>   System Reference. This document defines the Simple Knowledge
>>   Organization System (SKOS), a common data model for sharing and
>>   linking knowledge organization systems via the Web. The SKOS data
>>   model provides a standard, low-cost migration path for porting
>>   existing knowledge organization systems to the Semantic Web. SKOS
>>   also provides a light weight, intuitive language for developing and
>>   sharing new knowledge organization systems. It may be used on its
>>   own, or in combination with formal knowledge representation
>>   languages such as the Web Ontology language (OWL). Comments are
>>   welcome through 03 October. The group has also published an update
>>   of the companion SKOS Primer.
>>   -- http://www.w3.org/News/2008#item148

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