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Instance-Based Ontology Matching: A Literature Review

  • Mansir Abubakar
  • Hazlina Hamdan
  • Norwati Mustapha
  • Teh Noranis Mohd Aris
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 700)

Abstract

The volume of research articles published today associated to instance-based ontology matching is significant and it is thought to reflect the growing interest of ontology matching research community. Nonetheless, for new researchers in the field of instance-based ontology matching, this amount of information seems to be devastating. Therefore, the aim of this study is to assists researchers and practitioners to get a broad idea on the state-of-the-art instance-based ontology matching and to determine potential research directions in the areas of matching different ontologies in order to represent a single real world object. We performed an intensive literature review in the field of ontology matching, instance-based matching and Semantic Web. Our study shows that there is need for research attention on instance-based matching than usual concentration on conceptual-based matching of two or more ontologies. We also highlighted some important areas that require research attentions.

Keywords

Semantic web Ontologies Ontology matching Instance-based ontology matching 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mansir Abubakar
    • 1
  • Hazlina Hamdan
    • 1
  • Norwati Mustapha
    • 1
  • Teh Noranis Mohd Aris
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Computer Science and Information TechnologyUniversity Putra MalaysiaSeri KembanganMalaysia

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