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Combining Business Intelligence with Semantic Technologies: The CUBIST Project

  • Frithjof DauEmail author
  • Simon Andrews
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8577)

Abstract

This paper describes the European Framework Seven CUBIST project, which ran from October 2010 to September 2013. The project aimed to combine the best elements of traditional BI with the newer, semantic, technologies of the Sematic Web, in the form of RDF and FCA. CUBIST’s purpose was to provide end-users with "conceptually relevant and user friendly visual analytics" to allow them to explore their data in new ways, discovering hidden meaning and solving hitherto difficult problems. To this end, three of the partners in CUBIST were use-cases: recruitment consultancy, computational biology and the space industry. Each use-case provided their own requirements and evaluated how well the CUBIST outcomes addressed them.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.SAP AGWalldorfGermany
  2. 2.Sheffield Hallam UniversitySheffieldUK

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