Together with SWC (Semantic Web Company) REEEP (the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership) has just released "Linked Open Data: The Essentials", a quick start guide for decision makers who need to quickly get up to speed with the Linked Open Data (LOD) concept and who want to make their organisation a part of this movement.
This new book answers many questions about what it means for an organisation’s strategy to open up datasets and what actually needs to be done at the technical level to make existing data available in machine-readable and standardised formats. REEEP’s clean energy portal (www.reegle.info) and NREL’s (National Renewable Energy Laboratory, USA) Open Energy Information portal (en.openei.org) are two best practice examples that already draw content from many data sources – and freely provide data to others.
Linked Open Data: The Essentials provides answers to the following key questions:
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