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RDF Thrift : A binary format for RDF data

From: Andy Seaborne <andy@apache.org>
Date: Fri, 15 Aug 2014 15:19:06 +0100
Message-ID: <53EE16DA.9060205@apache.org>
To: Semantic Web <semantic-web@w3.org>
RDF Binary using Apache Thrift

This is a binary format for RDF graphs, datasets and SPARQL result sets 
that is fast to process. [1]


includes the on-the-wire description as well as an implementation.

Using Apache Thrift makes it considerably less work to integrate into 
existing systems and toolkits, or to build custom processing. [2]

	Comments and feedback welcome,

[1] The largest gain is on reading data, with rates x3 faster than 
parsing N-Triples.

[2] Apache thrift has a large number of implementations across a range 
of languages: http://wiki.apache.org/thrift/LibraryFeatures
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