On Thursday, February 26th, the Database class saw a guest speaker from SemanticFuse. Eric Axel Franzon gave a presentation to the students about the Semantic Web.
According to Wikipedia, the Semantic Web is “a collaborative movement led by international standards body the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). The standard promotes common data formats on the World Wide Web. By encouraging the inclusion of semantic content in web pages, the Semantic Web aims at converting the current web, dominated by unstructured and semi-structured documents into a “web of data”. The Semantic Web stack builds on the W3C’s Resource Description Framework (RDF)..”