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The linked data strategy for global identity

Glaser, Hugh and Harry, Halpin (2012) The linked data strategy for global identity IEEE Internet Computing, 16, (2), pp. 68-71.

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The Web's promise for planet-scale data integration depends on solving the thorny problem of identity: given one or more possible identifiers, how can we determine whether they refer to the same or different things? Here, the authors discuss various ways to deal with the identity problem in the context of linked data.

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Published date: March 2012
Organisations: Web & Internet Science


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Date deposited: 05 Mar 2012 01:07
Last modified: 04 Oct 2017 07:00

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Author: Hugh Glaser
Author: Halpin Harry

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