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Best Approaches for Using and Extending FIBO Vocabulary

This blog discusses approaches for using and extending FIBO Vocabulary or FIBO-V. Recently, we have been hearing from some financial services firms that are not interested in the full logic of the FIBO ontology. Instead, they prefer to use FIBO as a business glossary...

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Why I Use SHACL For Defining Ontology Models

This is the second blog on what modeling language we recommend to use when creating ontologies. In the previous blog, I talked about what I do not use and why. In this blog I will talk about what I do use. The idea for these two blogs came from a question asked by a...

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Why I Don’t Use OWL Anymore

The idea for this blog came from a question asked by a customer. They said: "When do you use OWL and when do you use SHACL? Isn't OWL about semantics and SHACL about data validation? And what about RDFS?" My answer was that I no longer used RDFS/OWL. I now use SHACL...

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RDF-Star – Why, how and when should you use it?

In the previous blog we discussed what is reification and how you could implement it when working with knowledge graphs. In this blog, we will focus on one approach, RDF-star, and its support in TopBraid EDG. As mentioned before, RDF-star is a proposed extension to...

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