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Re: Survey on Faceted Browsers for RDF data ?

From: Hugh Glaser <hugh@glasers.org>
Date: Fri, 23 Jan 2015 18:07:18 +0000
Cc: public-lod@w3.org
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To: Christian Morbidoni <christian.morbidoni@gmail.com>

> On 23 Jan 2015, at 11:42, Christian Morbidoni <christian.morbidoni@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> Hi all,
> 
> I'm doing some research to get a comprehensive (as much as possible) view on what faceted browsers are out there today for RDF data and what features they offer.
> I collected a lot of links to papers, web sites and demos... but I found very few comparison/survey papers about this specific topic. [1] contains a section on faceted browsers, but not so exhaustive, [2] mentions some interesting systems but is a bit outdated.
> 
> So, my questions are:
> 1) Do someone know a better paper/resource I can look at for a survey?
> 2) Is someone currently working on a survey like this?
> 3) Does someone have notable additions to my list? (pasted at the end of the mail)
I think http://www.dotac.info/explorer/ might fit your definition, as might the older http://www.rkbexplorer.com

Best
Hugh
> At this stage I'm interested in both: automatic and configuration based browsers, free and commercial products, hierarchical and flat facets, "simple" and pivoting.
> 
> thank you in advance
> 
> best,
> 
> Christian
> 
> 
> [1] Survey of linked data based exploration systems (2014)
> http://ceur-ws.org/Vol-1279/iesd14_8.pdf 
> 
> [2] From Keyword Search to Exploration: How Result Visualization Aids Discovery on the Web
> http://hcil2.cs.umd.edu/trs/2008-06/2008-06.pdf 
> 
> 
> 
> My current, randomly ordered list:
> 
> tFacets - http://www.visualdataweb.org/tfacet.php
> 
> Exhibit (3) + Babel 
> 
> Virtuoso built-in search + faceted browser
> 
> RDF-faceted-browser -Blog post: https://sheeeer.wordpress.com/2012/02/08/a-faceted-browser-over-sparql-endpoints/ 
> 
> Facete -http://aksw.org/Projects/Facete.html 
> 
> PivotBrowser - http://www.sindicetech.com/pivotbrowser.html 
> 
> Rhizomik - http://rhizomik.net/html/ 
> 
> /facets
> Paper: http://homepages.cwi.nl/~media/publications/iswc06.pdf 
> 
> gFacets - Paper: http://www.sfb716.uni-stuttgart.de/uploads/tx_vispublications/eswc10-heimErtlZiegler.pdf 
> 
> Flamenco 
> 
> Nested Facets Browser - Demo: http://people.csail.mit.edu/dfhuynh/projects/nfb/
> 
> Humboldt
> 
> mSpace
> 
> 
> 

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