Ontology description

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Back to Semantic Sensor Network Ontology.

Please do not modify options, but create some new ones instead.

Option 1: current

ssnx:

<http://purl.oclc.org/NET/ssnx/ssn> dcterms:description """This ontology describes sensors and observations, and related concepts.  
It does not describe domain concepts, time, locations, etc. these are intended to be included from other 
ontologies via OWL imports."""@en ;

<http://www.w3.org/ns/ssn/ssnx>  dcterms:description """This ontology deprecates the old SSN terms and defines alignemnts with the new terms."""@en ;

sosa:

sosa: dcterms:description """This ontology is based on the SSN Ontology by the W3C Semantic Sensor 
Networks Incubator Group (SSN-XG), together with considerations from the W3C/OGC Spatial Data on the 
Web Working Group."""@en ;

ssn:

ssn: dcterms:description """This ontology describes sensors and observations, and related concepts.  
It does not describe domain concepts, time, locations, etc. these are intended to be included from other 
ontologies via OWL imports."""@en ;

Pull request https://github.com/w3c/sdw/pull/565 implements this proposal in directory *integrated*

pro

  •  ?

cons

  • the descriptions are not homogeneous
  • description in sosa reads more like a versionInfo or source.

Option 2