A Snapshot of Ontology Evaluation Criteria and Strategies

  title={A Snapshot of Ontology Evaluation Criteria and Strategies},
  author={Auriol Degbelo},
Ontologies are key to information retrieval, semantic integration of datasets, and semantic similarity analyses. Evaluating ontologies (especially defining what constitutes a "good" or "better" ontology) is therefore of central importance for the Semantic Web community. Various criteria have been introduced in the literature to evaluate ontologies, and this article classifies them according to their relevance to the design or the implementation phase of ontology development. In addition, the… CONTINUE READING