The term “Open Data” often goes hand in hand with the term “Big Data”, where large data sets get released allowing for analysis, but the Cinderella of the Open Data ball is Small Data, small amounts of data, nonetheless possibly essential, that are too small to be put in some database or online dataset to be put to use. RDFa is a technology that allows Cinderella to go to the ball.
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Keywords Linked data, rdf, rdfa
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Publisher ERCIM
Journal ERCIM News
Citation
Pemberton, S. (2014). Small Data. ERCIM News, (96), 7–7.