This paper addresses the question, "Is RDF a Framework, Data Model or Vocabulary?" The author argues that RDF is simultaneously a framework, data model and basis for building more complex vocabularies; it is both simple and complex at the same time. The author lists his "Top Sixty Benefits of RDF".

Keywords: Semantic Web, RDF Schema, Web Ontology Language (OWL), HTTP URIs, Description Logics, RDBMS
Author: Bergman, M.K.
Publisher: Structured Dynamics LLC
Date created: 2009-04-22 07:00:00.000
Time required: P20M
Educational use: instruction
Educational audience: student
Interactivity type: expositive

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