Andrew Newman

Andrew Newman is currently working for the University of Queensland's eResearch centre and part time on his Honours. His has previously worked on Kowari and continues to actively support the RDF API for Java, JRDF. His current interests include SPARQL, defeasible logic, agile databases using RDF, ontology development, and software development methodologies.

Articles by this author

A Relational View of the Semantic Web

Andrew Newman describes SPARQL as a kind of relational query language over the Web itself; or, at least, over RDF and any data that can be mapped into RDF. He suggests that SPARQL is an excellent candidate Web 2.0 technology.