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Semantic Web Standard OWL Has Limitations That Require Careful Adoption

Published: 15 November 2005

ID: G00134426

Analyst(s): Alexander Linden

Summary

The Web Ontology Language is an endorsed W3C standard. But recently, it became obvious that it has certain limitations for solving many real-word applications, ranging from lack of rule-language and calculus support to an inability to handle nonbinary relations.

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