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What does SW stand for?

SW stands for Semantic Web

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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Although only five million to 10 million of the billions of documents on the Web currently enable Semantic Web activities, research and business in this area are growing, and change will come quickly.
The Semantic Web is the name of a long-term project started by W3C with the stated purpose of realizing the idea of having data on the Web defined and linked in a way that it can be used by machines not just for display purposes, but for automation, integration, and reuse of data across various applications (from the W3C Semantic Web Activity Statement).
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).