Linked Data and OSLC Tutorial (2015 Update)

(Download as PDF slides to follow along with the referenced youtube video on OSLC and Linked Data.)

Jad El-khoury, PhD and Frederic Loiret, PhD provide an updated introduction to Linked Data, OSLC and important integration concepts. This material is a refresh from work done by Steve Speicher and was delivered in Stockholm in November 2015. The attached .pdf can be used in conjunction with the following videos: 


After completing this session, you will 

  • Understand the structure and content of the OSLC standard
    • OSLC Core specification
    • OSLC domain specification(s) - Change Management – an example
  • Understand the basics of Linked Data
    • And its supporting technologies (RDF, RDF Schema, …)
  • Gained hands-on experience in developing OSLC-based adapters

Pre-requisites for this tutorial 

  • You understand basics of web technologies including URI, HTTP, web services, web servers, et 
  • The REST architectural style
  • Familiar with Java development, Eclipse environment, Web development (web services, HTML, jsp-files, etc.) 

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