UNiCS: The Open Data Platform for Research and Innovation

Xavi Gimenez, Alessandro Mosca, Fernando Roda, Bernardo Rondelli, Guillem Rull
2018 International Conference on Semantic Systems  
The paper introduces UNiCS, the open platform for Research and Innovation data management. The UNiCS platform follows the Ontology-Based Data Access (OBDA) approach, which eases the access to a vast amount of heterogeneous data and offers the final users the possibility to formulate queries using terms from the knowledge domain they are experts in. In UNiCS, each query gets transformed in a set of optimised queries to different data sources. Moreover, the OBDA approach makes the semantics of
more » ... data explicit, thus offering an intuitive way to access, explore, visualise, analyse, and post-process them.
dblp:conf/i-semantics/GimenezMRRR18 fatcat:732wj6lyrne4ribf626rua5exy