RDF: Resource Description Failures and Linked Data Letdowns

Robert Sanderson
Los Alamos National Laboratory


Thinking about modeling your data using Resource Description Framework (RDF)? As with any choice of technology, there are benefits and downsides, appropriate situations for Linked Data and use cases that would be fulfilled more effectively by other frameworks. This presentation will focus on the pitfalls to avoid and the challenges of using graphs that are swept under the rug by some RDF advocates, and contrast them with the benefits in order to facilitate informed decision.


Last updated:  Friday, May 17th, 2013