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Re: Uploading the Semantic Web into Google Base?

From: Frank Manola <fmanola@acm.org>
Date: Mon, 05 Dec 2005 17:36:06 -0500
Message-ID: <4394C0D6.6010201@acm.org>
To: Hans Teijgeler <hans.teijgeler@quicknet.nl>
CC: 'Chris Bizer' <bizer@zedat.fu-berlin.de>, semantic-web@w3.org

True, all true!

--Frank

Hans Teijgeler wrote:
> Hi Frank,
>   
> 
> There may be reasons for not giving free access, such as in cases of 
> sensitive data.
> 
> Three examples (out of many):
> 
> -         suppliers of equipment may not wish to give everybody (so 
> including their competitors) access to their price lists
> 
> -         car manufacturers do not wish to publish the technical 
> problems with certain car types
> 
> -         plant owner/operators usually do not wish to make their stream 
> data (e.g. pressures, temperatures) public, because they may contain 
> process information that could be very useful for a competitor.
> 
> This can be, and will no doubt be, solved (it's going to be a booming 
> business for the security guys and gals).
> 
Received on Monday, 5 December 2005 22:40:29 GMT

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