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Re: Why Use OWL?

From: Roger L. Costello <costello@mitre.org>
Date: Thu, 17 Apr 2003 13:27:10 -0400
Message-ID: <3E9EE3EE.B9EB6700@mitre.org>
To: www-rdf-interest@w3.org
CC: apease@ks.teknowledge.com

"Patel, Chintan Odhavji (UMKC-Student)" wrote:
> 
> > Hi Folks,
> >
> > Here's an excellent white paper by Adam Pease titled, Why Use OWL?
> >
> >     http://www.xfront.com/why-use-owl.html
> >
> 
> The white paper is just replica of http://www.daml.org/2002/04/why.html  with "ReplaceALL" DAML->OWL.
> 
> Next Question, why use OWL when DAML is out there in use ?

Reasons:

1. OWL is on track to be a W3 standard.  Thus, you have the entire
support of the W3 community.
2. DAML is a precursor to OWL.  In time there will be only one, and that
will be OWL.  /Roger
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