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The Alignment API 4.0

Jérôme David 1 Jérôme Euzenat 1 François Scharffe 1 Cassia Trojahn dos Santos 1
1 EXMO - Computer mediated exchange of structured knowledge
Inria Grenoble - Rhône-Alpes, LIG - Laboratoire d'Informatique de Grenoble
Abstract : Alignments represent correspondences between entities of two ontologies. They are produced from the ontologies by ontology matchers. In order for matchers to exchange alignments and for applications to manipulate matchers and alignments, a minimal agreement is necessary. The Alignment API provides abstractions for the notions of network of ontologies, alignments and correspondences as well as building blocks for manipulating them such as matchers, evaluators, renderers and parsers. We recall the building blocks of this API and present here the version 4 of the Alignment API through some of its new features: ontology proxys, the expressive alignment language EDOAL and evaluation primitives.
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Jérôme David, Jérôme Euzenat, François Scharffe, Cassia Trojahn dos Santos. The Alignment API 4.0. Semantic Web – Interoperability, Usability, Applicability, IOS Press, 2011, 2 (1), pp.3-10. ⟨10.3233/SW-2011-0028⟩. ⟨hal-00781018⟩

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