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Re: ISSUE-3 (Modules for sensor, data and process): Ontology modules aligned with use cases [sensor ontology - http://mmisw.org/orr/#http://www.w3.org/2009/SSN-XG/Ontologies/SensorBasis.owl - 09.12.15 ]

From: John Graybeal <jbgraybeal@mindspring.com>
Date: Wed, 16 Dec 2009 22:32:44 -0800
Message-Id: <BF8721BE-23AA-4C09-A73C-ABB389EE2A27@mindspring.com>
To: Semantic Sensor Network Incubator Group WG <public-xg-ssn@w3.org>
The Issue database didn't seem to have a way to add comments, so I'll  
just make a brief note via the mail.  I don't know that this follows.   
I think device discovery, data discovery, and provenance can easily  
cut across any and all aspects of a sensor, and therefore can easily  
exercise all aspects of the ontology. _Structuring_ the ontology to  
match the use case seems an unusual step from that standpoint.  It  
should be able to validate the use case, but that doesn't require a  
mirrored structure, does it?


On Dec 16, 2009, at 12:43, Semantic Sensor Network Incubator Group  
Issue Tracker wrote:

> ISSUE-3 (Modules for sensor, data and process): Ontology modules  
> aligned with use cases [sensor ontology - http://mmisw.org/orr/ 
> #http://www.w3.org/2009/SSN-XG/Ontologies/SensorBasis.owl - 09.12.15 ]
> http://www.w3.org/2005/Incubator/ssn/track/issues/3
> Raised by: Laurent Lefort
> On product: sensor ontology - http://mmisw.org/orr/#http://www.w3.org/2009/SSN-XG/Ontologies/SensorBasis.owl 
>  - 09.12.15
> The Use cases reviewed in http://www.w3.org/2005/Incubator/ssn/wiki/Use_cases 
>  are organised into sub-categories:
> - Device discovery	
> - Data discovery
> - Process/provenance
> The ontology structure should mirror three sub-categories so that we  
> can identify and discuss "simple" uses cases where only one sub- 
> module is needed and complex use cases where all the modules are  
> needed.
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