How (Well) Do Datalog, SPARQL and RIF Interplay?

  • Axel Polleres
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7494)

Abstract

In this tutorial we will give an overview of the W3C standard query language for RDF – SPARQL – and its relation to Datalog as well as on the interplay with another W3C standard closely related to Datalog, the Rule Interchange Format (RIF). As we will learn – while these three interplay nicely on the surface and in academic research papers – some details within the W3C specs impose challenges on seamlessly integrating Datalog rules and SPARQL.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Axel Polleres
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  1. 1.Siemens AG ÖsterreichViennaAustria

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