SPARQL Working Group Wiki
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Documents published by the group
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- SPARQL New Features and Rationale (2009-07-02)
- SPARQL 1.1 Query (2012-01-05)- 2nd Last Call working draft! Adds support for aggregates, subqueries, projected expressions, and negation to the SPARQL query language.
- SPARQL 1.1 Update (2012-01-05) - 2nd Last Call working draft! Defines an update language for RDF graphs.
- SPARQL 1.1 Protocol (2012-01-05) - Last Call working draft! Defines an abstract interface and HTTP bindings for a protocol to issue SPARQL Query and SPARQL Update statements against a SPARQL endpoint.
- SPARQL 1.1 Service Description (2012-01-05) - Last Call working draft! Defines a vocabulary and discovery mechanism for describing the capabilities of a SPARQL endpoint.
- SPARQL 1.1 Graph Store HTTP Protocol (2012-05-01) - 2nd Last Call working draft! Describes the use of the HTTP protocol for managing named RDF graphs on an HTTP server.
- SPARQL 1.1 Entailment Regimes (2012-01-05) - 2nd Last Call working draft! Defines conditions under which SPARQL queries can be used with entailment regimes such as RDF, RDF Schema, OWL, or RIF.
- SPARQL 1.1 Federated Query (2011-11-17)- Last Call working draft! Defines the syntax and semantics of a SPARQL 1.1 Query extension for executing distributed queries over different endpoints.
- SPARQL 1.1 Query Results JSON Format (2011-09-13)- Last Call working draft! describes the representation of SELECT and ASK query results using JSON.
- SPARQL 1.1 Query Results CSV and TSV Formats (2012-05-01) - Last Call working draft! describes the representation of SELECT query results using CSV and TSV.
- SPARQL 1.1 Overview (2012-05-01) - Last Call working draft! this documents gives an overview over all the documents of the specification.
- (SPARQL 1.1 Property Paths (2010-01-26) - Defines a more succinct way to write parts of basic graph patterns and also extend matching of triple pattern to arbitrary length paths. - This has been integrated in SPARQL 1.1 Query since the Oct. 2010 version)