Large-scale complex reasoning with semantics: Approaches and challenges

Grigoris Antoniou, Jeff Z. Pan, Ilias Tachmazidis

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Abstract

Huge amounts of data are generated by sensor readings, social media and databases. Such data introduce new challenges due to their volume and variety, and thus, new techniques are required for their utilization. We believe that reasoning can facilitate the extraction of new and useful knowledge. In particular, we may apply reasoning in order to make and support decisions, clean noisy data and derive high-level information from low-level input data. In this work we discuss the problem of large-scale reasoning over incomplete or inconsistent information, with an emphasis on nonmonotonic reasoning. We outline previous work, challenges and possible solutions, both over MapReduce and alternative high performance computing infrastructures.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationWeb Information Systems Engineering - WISE 2013 Workshops
Subtitle of host publicationWISE 2013 International Workshops Big WebData, MBC, PCS, STeH, QUAT, SCEH,and STSC, Revised Selected Papers
EditorsZhisheng Huang, Chengfei Liu, Jing He, Guangyan Huang
PublisherSpringer-Verlag
Pages1-10
Number of pages10
Volume8182
ISBN (Electronic)9783642543708
ISBN (Print)9783642543692
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Event14th International Workshops on Web Information Systems Engineering, WISE 2013 with Big WebData, MBC, PCS, STeH, QUAT, SCEH,and STSC - Nanjing, China
Duration: 13 Oct 201315 Oct 2013

Publication series

NameLecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)
Volume8182
ISSN (Print)03029743
ISSN (Electronic)16113349

Conference

Conference14th International Workshops on Web Information Systems Engineering, WISE 2013 with Big WebData, MBC, PCS, STeH, QUAT, SCEH,and STSC
CountryChina
CityNanjing
Period13/10/1315/10/13

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