An Ontology-Based Software Development Environment Using Upgraded Functionalities of Clojure

Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 243)

Abstract

The development of a system which supports a multiprogramming paradigm is very challenging these days. The current programming languages provide only a single programming paradigm, due to which software programmers have to mix and match different programming languages for modeling a business process. Clojure is a programming language which has multiple programming techniques, such as functional, object-oriented, and concurrent. In the proposed system, the ontology paradigm is also added to Clojure with the help of metaprogramming. Thus, Clojure has become an efficient software development environment, with added features of ontology, using which one can represent the semantics of complex business processes.

Keywords

Ontology Semantic web Clojure Metaprogramming 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Computer Science and EngineeringJerusalem College of EngineeringChennaiIndia

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