Semantic Web Services: Theory, Tools and Applications, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1599040476
  • ISBN-13: 9781599040479
  • DDC: 025.0427
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 353 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released September 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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Through a comprehensive assembly of contributions from researchers and scientists worldwide, Semantic Web Services: Theory, Tools and Applications provides the research theory, tools, and applications of the Semantic Web technologies. This authoritative reference publication presents a unified look at computing involving the Semantic Web, ontologies, knowledge management, Web services, and Web processes, serving as the platform for exchange of both practical technologies and far-reaching research.

Semantic Web Services also provides future research directions in this rapidly evolving technological domain and its unlimited applications for organizations in support of their information and computing processes. With its authoritative coverage of a leading edge technological topic, this reference source enables libraries to provide complete information on these major current technologies.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: The Syntactic and the Semantic Web.
2: Logics for the Semantic Web.
3: Ontological Engineering: What Are Ontologies and How Can We Build Them?.
4: Editing Tools for Ontology Creation.
5: Web Ontology Languages.
6: Reasoning on the Semantic Web.
7: Introduction to Web Services.
8: Service-Oriented Processes: An Introduction to BPEL.
9: Semantic Web Services.
10: The Process of Semantic Annotation of Web Services.
11: Semantic Web Service Discovery: Methods, Algorithms, and Tools.
12: Semantic Web Service Discovery in the WSMO Framework.
13: Semantic Search Engines Based on Data Integration Systems.
About the Authors.