Monday, June 18, 2007

OpenLink Virtuoso : OpenLink Data Spaces (ODS)

OpenLink Data Spaces (ODS)

ODS is a new generation Distributed Collaborative Application platform for creating semantic web presence via Data Spaces derived from: Weblogs, Wikis, Feed Aggregators, Photo Galleries, Shared Bookmarks, Discussion Forums, and more.

What are Data Spaces?

Data Spaces are a new database management technology frontier that deals with the virtualization of heterogeneous data and data sources via a plethora of data access protocols.

As Unified Data Stores, Data Spaces also provide solid foundation for knowledge creation, processing, and dissemination; a making them a natural foundation platform for the emerging Data-Web (Semantic Web - Layer 1).