AAAI Publications, 2010 AAAI Spring Symposium Series

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Linked Data Is Merely More Data
Prateek Jain, Pascal Hitzler, Peter Z. Yeh, Kunal Verma, Amit P. Sheth

Last modified: 2010-03-23


In this position paper, we argue that the Linked Open Data (LoD) Cloud, in its current form, is only of limited value for furthering the Semantic Web vision. Being merely a weakly linked triple collection, it will only be of very limited benefit for the AI or Semantic Web communities. We describe the corresponding problems with the LoD Cloud and give directions for research to remedy the situation.


Linked Open Data; Web of Data; Problems Linked Open Data Cloud

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