Evaluating usage of WSMO and OWL-S in semantic web services

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Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
Publication Type:
Conference Proceeding
Citation:
Conferences in Research and Practice in Information Technology Series, 2012, 130 pp. 53 - 58
Issue Date:
2012-07-12
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Applying ontologies is the most promising approach to semantically enrich Web services. To facilitate this, two efforts contributed the most in enabling the creation of ontologies: OWL-S from the US and WSMO in Europe. These two compete and promote their ontologies from the design perspective, reflecting their inventors' bias but not offering much help to Web service developers using them. To bypass existing biases and enable evaluation of ontologies expressed in these two languages, this paper provides a study of the two important facilitators, OWL-S and WSMO, surveying their usage in several SWS Projects and identifying their respective and outstanding gaps. The paper then proposes a set of evaluation criteria for usage measurement on the two prominent SWS ontologies. © 2012, Australian Computer Society, Inc.
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