An architecture for creating collaborative semantically capable scientific data sharing infrastructures

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Abstract

Increasingly, scientists are seeking to collaborate and share data among themselves. Such sharing is can be readily done by publishing data on the World-Wide Web. Meaningful querying and searching on such data depends upon the availability of accurate and adequate metadata that describes the data and the sources of the data. In this paper, we outline the architecture of an implemented cyber-infrastructure for chemistry that provides tools for users to upload datasets and their metadata to a database. Our proposal combines a two level metadata system with a centralized database repository and analysis tools to create an effective and capable data sharing infrastructure. Our infrastructure is extensible in that it can handle data in different formats and allows different analytic tools to be plugged in.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCIKM 2006 Workshop - Proceedings of WIDM 2006
Subtitle of host publicationEighth International Workshop on Web Information and Data Management
Pages75-82
Number of pages8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 2006
EventWIDM 2006: 8th International Workshop on Web Information and Data Management, held in conjunction with the ACM 15th Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, CIKM 2006 - Arlington, VA, United States
Duration: Nov 10 2006Nov 10 2006

Publication series

NameProceedings of the Interntational Workshop on Web Information and Data Management

Other

OtherWIDM 2006: 8th International Workshop on Web Information and Data Management, held in conjunction with the ACM 15th Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, CIKM 2006
CountryUnited States
CityArlington, VA
Period11/10/0611/10/06

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Information Systems

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Jaiswal, A. R., Giles, C. L., Mitra, P., & Wang, J. Z. (2006). An architecture for creating collaborative semantically capable scientific data sharing infrastructures. In CIKM 2006 Workshop - Proceedings of WIDM 2006: Eighth International Workshop on Web Information and Data Management (pp. 75-82). (Proceedings of the Interntational Workshop on Web Information and Data Management). https://doi.org/10.1145/1183550.1183566