Web Semantic and Ontology

Elodie Marie Gontier
2015 Advances in Internet of Things  
Ontologies have become a popular research topic in many communities. In fact, ontology is a main component of this research; therefore, the definition, structure and the main operations and applications of ontology are provided. Web content consists mainly of distributed hypertext and hypermedia, and is accessed via a combination of keyword based search and link navigation. Hence, the ontology can provide a common vocabulary, and a grammar for publishing data, and can supply a semantic
more » ... on of data which can be used to preserve the ontologies and keep them ready for inference. This paper provides basic concepts of semantic web, and defines the structure and the main applications of ontology.
doi:10.4236/ait.2015.52003 fatcat:br3bzuwysvcn5cjfneonli6fvq