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Ontologies for Interoperability

  • Catherine Roussey
  • Francois Pinet
  • Myoung Ah Kang
  • Oscar Corcho
Chapter
Part of the Advanced Information and Knowledge Processing book series (AI&KP, volume 1)

Abstract

The goal of this chapter is to help readers understand how ontologies can be used to improve interoperability between heterogeneous information systems. We understand interoperability as the ability of an information system or its components to share information and applications.

Keywords

Geographic Information System Building Information Model Domain Ontology Model Drive Architecture Model Drive Architecture 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Catherine Roussey
    • 1
  • Francois Pinet
    • 2
  • Myoung Ah Kang
    • 3
  • Oscar Corcho
    • 4
  1. 1.LIRISUniversité de LyonLyonFrance
  2. 2.French Institute for Agricultural and Environmental EngineeringClermont FerrandFrance
  3. 3.Laboratory of Computer Science, Modelling and System OptimizationBlaise Pascal UniversityClermont FerrandFrance
  4. 4.Departamento de Inteligencia Artificial, Facultad de InformáticaUniversidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM)MadridSpain

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