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    • Social Networking Portals: An Overview and Evaluation 

      O'Murchu, Ina; Breslin, John; Decker, Stefan (2004)
      Next generation communication on the Internet changes the way we interact with the complexity of the information load on the World Wide Web. Web portals act as gateways to resources and a multitude of services on the ...
    • Web Service Capabilities and Constraints in WSMO 

      Bussler, Christoph; Polleres, Axel; Zaremba, Michal (2004)
      This paper summarizes the necessities on the semantic modeling of Web Service constraints and capabilities from the viewpoint of the Web Service Modeling Ontology(WSMO) working group. We will give a short motivating use ...
    • A Logical Framework for Web Service Discovery 

      Polleres, Axel; Keller, Uwe; Fensel, Dieter (IEEE, 2004)
      Current technologies for Web Services are based on syntactical descriptions and, therefore, lend themselves to only limited amount of automation. Research efforts in Semantic Web Services, such as WSMO, try to overcome ...
    • WSML - a Language Framework for Semantic Web Services 

      Polleres, Axel; Fensel, Dieter (2005)
      The Web Service Modeling Language (WSML) provides a framework of different language variants to describe semantic Web services. This paper presents the design rationale and relation with existing language recommendations. ...
    • Semantic Social Collaborative Filtering with FOAFRealm 

      Kruk, Sebastian Ryszard; Decker, Stefan (2005)
      The most popular collaborative filtering implementations require either a critical mass of referenced resources and a lot of active users. Other solutions are based on finding a referral with an expertise on the given ...
    • The WSML Rule Languages for the Semantic Web 

      Polleres, Axel; Fensel, Dieter (2005)
      The Web Service Modeling Language WSML provides a framework for the modeling of ontologies and semantic Web services based on the conceptual model of the Web Service Modeling Ontology. In this paper we describe the two ...
    • Harvesting Desktop Data for Semantic Blogging 

      Möller, Knud; Decker, Stefan (2005)
      A typical computer user¿s desktop contains large amount of formal data, such as addresses, events or bibliopraphies. Especially within a corporate or organizational environment, it is often important to exchange this data ...
    • Podcast Pinpointer: A Multimedia Semantic Web Application 

      Hogan, Aidan; Harth, Andreas; Breslin, John (IEEE, 2005)
      In late 2004, a new method of publishing multimedia broadcasts on the Internet became popular called `Podcasting¿. Podcasting incorporates existing feed description formats, namely RSS 2.0, to ...
    • Exposing Semantic Web Service principles in SOA to solve EAI scenarios 

      Haller, Armin; Gomez, Juan Miguel; Bussler, Christoph (2005)
      Traditional Enterprise Application Integration (EAI) focuses on the integration of application interfaces by pipelining different middle- ware technologies like message queuing or remote method invocations. Web Service ...
    • A Conversation-oriented language for B2B integration based on Semantic Web Services 

      Gomez, Juan Miguel; Haller, Armin; Bussler, Christoph (2005)
      Establishing conversations in a B2B environment has significantly eased since the advent of standards such as RosettaNet and ebXML. These standardisation efforts have maintained some flexibility in defining interactions ...
    • What is wrong with Web services Discovery? 

      Fensel, Dieter; Keller, Uwe; Polleres, Axel (2005)
      Various proposals for automating the discovery of Web services are available. Most of them regard the terms service and Web service as synonymous. We believe these two terms are not equivalent and it is relevant to ...
    • XML to WSML adapter Implementation 

      Kilgarriff, Edward; Sapkota, Brahmananda; Vasiliu, Laurentiu; Aiken, David (2005)
      This paper describes an implementation of an Adapter that converts XML to a Web Service Modeling Language (WSML) . WSML is the language used to describe Web Service Modeling Ontology (WSMO) concepts, related ...
    • Trust Models for Community Aware Identity Management 

      Choi, Hee Chul; Kruk, Sebastian Ryszard; Grzonkowski, Slawomir; Davis, Brian; Breslin, John (2006)
      The contemporary Web is heading towards its next stage of evolution. From a clump of unorganised information spaces, the Web is becoming more focused on the meaning of information (the Semantic Web) and on community awareness ...
    • Middleware support for the "Internet of Things" 

      Aberer, Karl; Hauswirth, Manfred (2006)
      The `Internet of Things¿ intends to enhance items of our everyday life with information and/or processing and interconnect them, so that computers can sense, integrate, present, and react on all kinds of aspects of the ...
    • Semantic Web Services enabled B2B Integration 

      Kotinurmi, Paavo; Vitvar, Tomas; Haller, Armin (2006)
      The use of Semantic Web Service (SWS) technologies have been suggested to enable more dynamic B2B integration of heterogeneous systems and partners. We present our approach to accomplish dynamic B2B integrations based on ...
    • m3pl: A Work-FLOWS ontology extension to extract choreography interfaces 

      Haller, Armin; Oren, Eyal (2006)
      Cross-organisational interoperability is a key issue for success in B2B e-commerce applications. To achieve this interoperability, choreography descriptions are necessary that describe how the business partners can cooperate. ...
    • Annotation and Navigation in Semantic Wikis 

      Oren, Eyal; Delbru, Renaud; Möller, Knud; Handschuh, Siegfried (2006)
      Semantic Wikis allow users to semantically annotate their Wiki content. The particular annotations can differ in expressive power, simplicity, and meaning. We present an elaborate conceptual model for semantic annotations, ...
    • SALT: Semantically Annotated LATEX 

      Groza, Tudor; Handschuh, Siegfried; Kim, Hak Lae (2006)
      Machine-understandable data constitutes the basis for the Semantic Desktop. We provide in this paper means to author and annotate Semantic Documents on the Desktop. In our approach, the PDF file format is the basis for ...
    • Personalized Question Answering: A Use Case for Business Analysis 

      Thai, VinhTuan; O'Riain, Sean; Davis, Brian; O'Sullivan, David (2006)
      In this paper, we introduce the Personalized Question Answering framework, which aims at addressing certain limitations of existing domain specific Question Answering systems. Current development efforts are ongoing to ...
    • DigiMe - Ubiquitous Search and Browsing for Digital Libraries 

      Kruk, Sebastian Ryszard; Grzonkowski, Slawomir; Gzella, Adam; Cygan, Mariusz (IEEE, 2006)
      Vast sources of information, such as the Internet are difficult to browse and/or search through. Existing tools can be sometimes frustrating for many people. So far a number of techniques have been proposed to deliver ...