This document discusses the different parts of the Semantic Web and how they fit together. The early date means that much has changed since it has been written. However, it serves the purpose of describing the early vision of the Semantic Web and would also give a complete novice a sense of the basic concepts.
Keywords: DAML+OIL, eXtensible Markup Language (XML), Semantic Web, Logic, Trust, Proof
Author: Swartz, Aaron
Date created: 2002-05-01 07:00:00.000
Time required: P15M
Educational use: professionalDevelopment
Educational audience: professional
Interactivity type: expositive
- Grasps essential differences between schemas for syntactic validation (e.g., XML) and for inferencing (RDF Schema).
- Knows that anything can be named with Uniform Resource Identifiers (URIs), such as agents, places, events, artifacts, and concepts.
- Knows the subject-predicate-object component structure of a triple.