Deployed Semantic Services for the Commmon User of the Web: A Reality Check

Matthias Klusch; Zhiguo Xing

In: Proceedings of the 2nd IEEE International Conference on Semantic Computing. IEEE International Conference on Semantic Computing (ICSC-2008), 2nd, August 4-7, Santa Clara, CA, USA, Pages 347-353, IEEE, 2008.


Where are all the semantic Web services today??? In this paper, we report on quantitative results of searching the surface Web and the prominent citeseer archive as one element of the deep Web for publicly accessible semantic Web service descriptions written in OWL-S, WSML, WSDL-S or SAWSDL by means of the specialized meta-search engine Sousuo 1.6.

Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz
German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence