This brief weblog entry describes the differences between triple stores and relational database systems. It also discusses the similarities and differences with NoSQL Graph databases. The ability of triple stores to allow inferencing through queries is also discussed and a few SPARQL examples are given.
Keywords: RDBMS, Inferencing, SQL, NoSQL, Triple store
Author: Sequeda, Juan
Date created: 2013-01-31 05:00:00.000
Time required: P15M
Educational use: instruction
Educational audience: generalPublic
Interactivity type: expositive