The Role of RDF Stream Processing in an Smart City ICT Infrastructure - The Aspern Smart City Use Case

  • Josiane Xavier Parreira
  • Deepak Dhungana
  • Gerhard Engelbrecht
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9341)


In this paper we discuss the opportunities of adopting RDF stream processing in the context of smart cities. As a concrete example we take the Aspern Smart City Research project – one of the largest smart city projects in Europe – which aims at overcoming silos in smart grid and smart building domains. We present the envisioned smart ICT infrastructure and identify how RDF Stream processing can be explored in the different interactions among data sources, storage centers and applications/services.


RDF stream processing Semantic web Smart cities Aspern urban lakeside district 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Josiane Xavier Parreira
    • 1
  • Deepak Dhungana
    • 1
  • Gerhard Engelbrecht
    • 1
  1. 1.Siemens AG ÖsterreichViennaAustria

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