Accruing Business Value Through the Adoption of Semantic Web Technologies

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Accruing Business Value Through the Adoption of Semantic Web Technologies

Posted August 31, 2009 in Business Technology & Digital Transformation Strategies


The Internet and Web have enabled easy and nearly instantaneous dissemination and exchange of different types of information almost free of cost. Most information currently on the Web is document (page) based and presented in textual natural language, because it is primarily meant for use by humans. It's hard for computers to understand and make use of this information content, as it may lack structure, precise meaning, or context, or because a given word or phrase could refer to more than one thing.