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What does OWL stand for?

OWL stands for Web Ontology Language (W3C)

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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Current XML-based technologies which can be used for CI include Web Services Description Language (WSDL), Web Ontology Language (OWL), Linguistics Markup Language (LGML), Attention Profiling Markup Language (APML), Geography Markup Language (GML), and Predictive Model Markup Language (PMML).
Chapters discuss the historical development of the field of knowledge representation and acquisition; the ideas underlying the Semantic Web, the Web Ontology Language, and its successor OWL 2; the varying conceptions of what ontology is, primarily within philosophy and in knowledge representation; methodological approaches to building ontologies; the construction of a core ontology designed to support the reasoning task of a knowledge based system in the legal domain; and a suite of design patterns that have been implemented within that core ontology.
Peter Alesso and research engineer Craig Smith, Developing Semantic Web Services presents the complete Language Pyramid of Web markup languages, including Resource Description Framework (RDF), Web Ontology Language (OWL) and OWL-Services (OWL-S), along with numerous examples and software demos.
The World Wide Web Consortium have announced final approval of two key Semantic Web technologies, the revised Resource Description Framework (RDF) and the Web Ontology Language (OWL).
The SPARQL specification defines a query language and a protocol and works with the other core Semantic Web technologies from W3C: Resource Description Framework (RDF) for representing data; RDF Schema; Web Ontology Language (OWL) for building vocabularies; and Gleaning Resource Descriptions from Dialects of Languages (GRDDL), for automatically extracting Semantic Web data from documents.