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Re: Semantic Web Application

From: William Wu <williamcwu@sbcglobal.net>
Date: Sun, 26 Feb 2006 08:36:16 -0800
Message-ID: <4401D900.7030005@sbcglobal.net>
To: Chuming Chen <chen@musc.edu>
CC: semantic-web@w3.org

Chuming Chen wrote:
> Dear All,
> I have questions about Semantic Web Application.
> Can anybody tell me what is exactly a Semantic Web Application?
> Why is the Semantic Web Application different from the traditional Web 
> Application?
> What kinds of core functionalities should a Semantic Web Application 
> provide?
> Thank you for your attention.
> Chuming Chen
My definition is like this.  A Semantic Web application is an 
application using semantic and distributed technology.  It includes 
resource description (RDF), ontology (OWL), rules, logical reasoning, 
global resource identification(URI), etc.

I have developed an application called "Semantic Data Web".  It make 
data systems available through web services (Web).  It can allow a data 
user to query any data system using the same query regardless of its 
native data model.  For example, if a query for son, while the data 
stored in the model of child and gender, it can still obtain the correct 

William Wu
Semansoft Corporation
Received on Sunday, 26 February 2006 16:38:26 UTC

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