4 store : The Design and Implementation of a Clustered RDF Store

  title={4 store : The Design and Implementation of a Clustered RDF Store},
  author={Steve Harris and Nick Lamb and Nigel Shadbolt},
This paper describes the design and implementation of the 4store RDF storage and SPARQL query system with respect to its cluster and query processing design. 4store was originally designed to meet the data needs of Garlik, a UK-based semantic web company. This paper describes the design and performance characteristics of 4store, as well as discussing some of the trade-offs and design decisions. These arose both from immediate business requirements and a desire to engineer a scalable system… CONTINUE READING
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