This presentation gives an overview of the SPARQL query language and how it is different than SQL, which is used for relational databases. Mentions several software tools for SPARQL support: Apache Jena; Redland; Twinkle. Predates the adoption of SPARQL 1.1, but still useful as a basic introduction to simple queries.

Keywords: SQL, SPARQL
Author: Miron, Dia
Publisher: Roth, George
Date created: 2011-04-17 07:00:00.000
Time required: P20M
Educational audience: student
Interactivity type: expositive

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