\(\mu \)RDF Store: Towards Extending the Semantic Web to Embedded Devices

  • Victor Charpenay
  • Sebastian Käbisch
  • Harald Kosch
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10577)


This paper presents the \(\mu \)RDF store, a triple store designed for micro-controllers with limited memory, typically 8 to 64 kB. The \(\mu \)RDF store exposes a query interface inspired by SPARQL that supports basic graph pattern queries. Data is sent over CoAP and serialized in EXI, a binary format for XML.

The performances of its processing engine are demonstrated in a Web chat application where the \(\mu \)RDF store can be submitted queries. The application is available at:


Web of things Internet of things SPARQL RDF EXI CoAP 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Victor Charpenay
    • 1
    • 2
  • Sebastian Käbisch
    • 1
  • Harald Kosch
    • 2
  1. 1.Siemens AG — Corporate TechnologyMunichGermany
  2. 2.Fakultät für Informatik und MathematikUniversität PassauPassauGermany

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