Semantic Information Mediation among Multiple Product Ontologies

  title={Semantic Information Mediation among Multiple Product Ontologies},
  author={Alex G. B chner and Mervi Ranta and John G. Hughes},
The concept of shared ontologies has been the basis for some substantial work in enterprise and product modelling environments. Albeit their success, there has almost always been problems with single shared product ontologies and the associated ontological commitment in real-world environments, especially when semantic conflicts have to be resolved. The main objective of this work is to tackle these issues through the development of a mediation mechanism that is capable of handling multiple… CONTINUE READING