Linked open data

Data where relationships/connections between them are available to allow easy data access. A typical case of a large Linked dataset is DBPedia (http://dbpedia.org/), which essentially makes the content of Wikipedia available in RDF. This related collection of interrelated datasets is stored on the Web and available via a common format -RDF. http://www.w3.org/standards/semanticweb/data#summaryREFERENCE. Research Data Alliance http://smw-rda.esc.rzg.mpg.de/index.php/Main_Page ; http://dbpedia.org/ ; http://www.w3.org/standards/semanticweb/data#summary