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Re: Any reason for ontology reuse?

From: Bob Ferris <zazi@elbklang.net>
Date: Mon, 06 Dec 2010 10:02:26 +0100
Message-ID: <4CFCA6A2.80809@elbklang.net>
CC: Semantic Web <semantic-web@w3.org>
Hi Percy,

it's more or less the same reason, why we partly use a common language 
(e.g. country specific)  - it is to understand each other. Just imagine, 
if everyone would use one's own language, nobody would understand each 
other (more or less).

Cheers,


Bob

Am 03.12.2010 21:15, schrieb Percy Enrique Rivera Salas:
> Dear all,
>
> I would like to know, which are the specific reason(s),
> for reuse terms from well-known vocabularies in the process of Publish
> Linked Data on the Web?
> (Thesis, dissertation or paper references are very welcome.)
>
> In [1] we can find one reason.
>
> /"In order to make it as easy as possible for client applications to
> process your data,
> /
> /you should reuse terms from well-known vocabularies wherever possible"/
>
> Any other reason?
>
> Thanks in advance for your help.
>
> Best Regards,
>
> Percy
>
> [1]http://www4.wiwiss.fu-berlin.de/bizer/pub/LinkedDataTutorial/
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