PROPEL presented at the KESW Conference in Prague

Axel Polleres presented interim results of the PROPEL roadmap study at the KESW 2016 conference in Prague. In his talk, he discussed gaps and challenges to deploy the ideas of Linked Data and the Semantic Web, from an Enterprise point of view. KESW is a top international event dedicated to discussing research results and directions in the areas related to Knowledge Representation and Reasoning, Semantic Web, and Linked Data. Its aim is to bring together researchers, practitioners, and educators, in particular from ex-USSR, Eastern and Northern Europe, to present and share ideas regarding...

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Full house @ Roadmap presentation

High interest was shown to the final presentation of the PROPEL Report and Roadmap by 54 visitors at a special edition of the XXVIII Semantic Web Meetup in Vienna. The chapter wise presentation by Sabrina Kirrane (WU, Privacy and Sustainable Computing Lab), Julia Neuschmidt (IDC Austria), Elmar Kiesling (TU, Linked Data Lab), Thomas Thurner (SWC + School of Data) gave insights into detailed findings and the overall recommendations derived from them.  This show was followed by a flash insight into the new started Data Market Austria project by Mihai Lupu (Researchstudios Austria). All-in-all...

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Roadmap out now: Propelling the Potential of Enterprise Linked Data in Austria

The PROPEL project – Propelling the Potential of Enterprise Linked Data in Austria – surveyed technological challenges, entrepreneurial opportunities, and open research questions on the use of Linked Data in a business context and developed a roadmap and a set of recommendations for policy makers, industry, and the research community.   Download free copy of the roadmap     Contents: Market Forces Austrian IT Market Impact on Enterprises Data and Information Management Sectoral Analysis of Linked Data Potential Demand-Side Market Analysis Stakeholder Interviews and Workshop...

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PROPEL Stakeholder Workshop

On the 10th of May we organized a Stakeholder Workshop entitled Linked Data & Data Integration of the Future. About 30 practitioners followed our invitation and after an introductory session by the PROPEL project consortium we engaged in discussions with the experts from the industry. We opened two round tables, the first one dealing with technological challenges of data integration and the second one focusing on business scenarios of data integration. Finally, at the get-together, the discussions were extended in a relaxing atmosphere. Currently we aggregate the results of the workshop...

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Recommended reading: Linked Enterprise Data

Management und Bewirtschaftung vernetzter Unternehmensdaten mit Semantic Web Technologien Betriebliches Informations- und Wissensmanagement steht zunehmend vor der Herausforderung verteilte Datenbestände zusammenzuführen und sinnvoll zu vernetzen. Hierbei gewinnen vor allem Semantic Web Technologien und darauf basierende Dienste an Bedeutung. Sie unterstützen die Herstellung vernetzter Wissensbasen und vereinfachen den Zugriff auf und die Veröffentlichung von verteilt vorliegenden Datensätzen sowohl innerhalb als auch außerhalb der Unternehmensgrenzen. Unter dem Begriff „Linked Enterprise...

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