Ontology Engineering Environments

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Part of the International Handbooks on Information Systems book series (INFOSYS)

Summary

In this chapter we discuss trends of ontology engineering environments and their characteristics through comparison between some tools. After a summarization of the recent trends of them, the authors enumerate factors which characterize those environments. Then we take up OntoEdit, Hozo, WebODE, SWOOP and Protégé, and compare them according to the factors.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.The Institute of Scientific and Industrial ResearchOsaka UniversityOsakaJapan

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