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Re: SKOS Candidate Recommendation is published

From: Michael Hausenblas <michael.hausenblas@deri.org>
Date: Wed, 18 Mar 2009 04:37:03 +0000
To: "Ralph R. Swick" <swick@w3.org>
CC: <public-swd-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <C5E62AEF.2E2F%michael.hausenblas@deri.org>

Congrats, very well done!

As uptake (such as [1]) suggests it was worth the hard work invested so far.
Now, let's keep our fingers crossed that PR transition runs smoothly ;)


[1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-lod/2009Mar/0127.html

Dr. Michael Hausenblas
DERI - Digital Enterprise Research Institute
National University of Ireland, Lower Dangan,
Galway, Ireland, Europe
Tel. +353 91 495730

> From: "Ralph R. Swick" <swick@w3.org>
> Date: Tue, 17 Mar 2009 22:06:00 -0400
> To: <public-swd-wg@w3.org>
> Subject: SKOS Candidate Recommendation is published
> Resent-From: <public-swd-wg@w3.org>
> Resent-Date: Wed, 18 Mar 2009 02:06:16 +0000
> And now on the W3C home page:
>   W3C Invites Implementations of SKOS (Simple Knowledge Organization
>   System) Reference; Primer Also Published
>   2009-03-17: The Semantic Web Deployment Working Group invites
>   implementation of the Candidate Recommendation 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. SKOS - Simple Knowledge Organization System - provides
>   a model for expressing the basic structure and content of concept
>   schemes such as thesauri, classification schemes, subject heading
>   lists, taxonomies, folksonomies, and other similar types of
>   controlled vocabulary. As an application of the Resource
>   Description Framework (RDF), SKOS allows concepts to be composed
>   and published on the World Wide Web, linked with data on the Web
>   and integrated into other concept schemes. The Working Group also
>   published today a Working Draft of SKOS Simple Knowledge
>   Organization System Primer.
>   -- http://www.w3.org/News/2009#item35
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