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Design and application of top ontologies for the transactions on IoT
by Chao Qu; Ming Tao; Fagui Liu; Rui-fen Yuan
International Journal of Embedded Systems (IJES), Vol. 8, No. 2/3, 2016


Abstract: To facilitate the efficient use of information generated from the internet of things (IoT) by sensors, this paper proposes an information processing ontology to support the transactions on IoT. It includes: goal ontology, role ontology, constraint ontology, message ontology, status ontology, space-time ontology and activity ontology. In addition to their respective definitions, we also present a detailed exploration of the relationships between them. Finally, we validate the effectiveness of the ontologies with a case study of the logistics system.

Online publication date: Tue, 26-Apr-2016


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