Delivering and integrating quality to information:
Enormous explosion of content while quality is very subjective concept
We need infrastructure that deliver assessment models of information quality.
Integration of isolated information assets: build more meaningful services. SOA can help in this aspect. Lets discuss how?
Support of business value and co-located distributed business models: crucial aspect is to translate web semantic ontologies to business models. SOA can help bridge this gap. How?
Promotion of a critical shift in human understanding and interacting with digital world: Web needs to respond to human demand for richer modes of meaningful, useful and productive interaction. Combination of semantics and SOA can help here.
05/06/10 IE565 Spring 2009
Importance of semantics and services (SOA) to organizations
Integration is the top priority for many worldwide enterprises.
Inter, intra and human interface integration.
Cross-organization cooperation in small and medium enterprises (SME).
Semantics and service combination can facilitate discovery of heterogeneous components, data integration and communication.
Semantics SOA is most suitable for business-business interaction and in integration of e-business value chains. Ex: amazon.com market place, yahoo.com
Supports entire lifecycle of inter-enterprise ontologies, including creation, storage, search, query, reuse, maintenance, and integration.
An OMS needs to address a wide range of problems: ontology models, ontology base design, query languages, programming interfaces, query processes and optimization, federation of knowledge sources, caching and indexing, transaction support, distributed system support, and security support.
Important industries (vertical domains) covered: semantic enterprises, finance, government, healthcare and life sciences, education, business and customer management, enterprise management and security.
Highlights in the context of actual industry, the full range of business and technological issues that must be addressed.
Provides a comprehensive discussion of the required integration of semantic web services (SOA) and business strategies.