Re-Cap: Web Services and Semantic Web

  • Toward a Web of machine accessible resources
  • Web Services: Web of applications*
    • Standards for interactions between programs on the Web
    • Easier to expose and use services
  • Semantic Web: Web of data*
    • Standards for data, relationships, descriptions on the Web
    • Easier to Find, Share, Aggregate, Extend information

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