Engineering a Development Platform for Ontology-Enhanced Knowledge Applications

In Raj Sharman, Rajiv Kishore & Ram Ramesh (eds.), Ontologies: A Handbook of Principles, Concepts and Applications in Information Systems. Springer (2006)

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Gary Merrill
University of Rochester
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Babylon Knowledge Explorer (BKE) is an integrated suite of tools and information sources developed in GlaxoSmithKline's Analysis, Applications, and Research Technologies Department to support the prototyping and implementation of ontology-driven information systems and ontology-enhanced knowledge applications. In this paper we describe the current state of BKE development and focus on some of its distinctive or novel approaches, highlighting * How BKE makes use of multiple large pre-existing ontologies in support of text and data mining. * The methodology employed for importing an ontology and making it immediately accessible to BKE's tools, interfaces, and API. * A formal description of BKE's ontology-based fact model and how this is employed in implementing information retrieval and data mining capabilities. * A sample application built on BKE that illustrates an ontologyenhanced machine learning tool.
Keywords applied formal ontology  ontology visualization  ontology exploration  ontology-based facts  formal models of facts  applying an ontology
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