PoolPartySemantic Information ManagementAndreas BlumauerCEO, Semantic Web Companywww.semantic-web.atwww.poolparty.biz
About Semantic Web Company founded 2001 in Vienna, Austria 20 experts in strategy, coding, consulting, research Product: PoolParty Suite (launched 2009) Serving global 500 companies EU- & US-based consulting services
Provided Solutions extract knowledge from big data and text from withinorganisations and/or from the web make information better accessible by using open datastandards improve communication between knowledge workersby using social software and/or semantic technologiesbusiness intelligence, customer support, semantic search,recommender engines, information enrichment,linked data integration, mash-ups,knowledge management, text mining
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Answers on some FAQs What is a thesaurus, what is the difference to ataxonomy or an ontology? A thesaurus is expressiveenough to improve mostenterprise applicationssignificantly but it is not too complexto create and maintain itin a sustainable way
Answers on some FAQs Why does PoolParty make use of Semantic Webtechnologies? the „Semantic Web“ is a stackof standards developed by W3C it helps to extend alocal knowledge base withother sources like witha wealth of data from the web E.g. Freebase (Google),E.U., U.S., BBC, BestBuy,GeneOntology etc.
Answers on some FAQs Can I re-use my already existing taxonomies or thesauriin other formats? PoolParty providesa lot of different data importers already existing taxonomiescan be transformedand consolidated within anenterprise vocabularyTransformMARTIFA-Klasse7754Fahrzeugmodelle 6450Gebrauchtwagen3220Faszination2900………
Answers on some FAQs Do we need specially trained thesaurus and SemanticWeb experts to use PoolParty? The SKOS model is anintuitive way to expressknowledge abouta certain domain It can be learnedby subject-matter experts,not only by mathematicians PoolParty GUI can belearned within 4hrs.
Answers on some FAQs Which factors determine the cost of creating acorporate thesaurus? application(s) to be improved by the thesaurus scope of domain and size of thesaurus dynamics and volatility of the addressed domain level of domain expertise and overall overview over domain ofthesaurus managers volume of existing taxonomies, lists, databases, ….
Answers on some FAQs Why should our company allocate resources tocompiling corporate thesauri? recommender systems controlled vocabularies semantic search enginesImproved communicationReuse existing informationInformation in a new context