Sofia, 23 Jan 2017
Ontotext is playing a key role in the EU-funded euBusinessGraph cross-border project, aimed at creating a platform to integrate, harmonize and publish data about European companies. The project started on 1 January 2017 and will continue until 30 June 2019.
Alongside firms and organizations from the UK, Italy, Norway and Germany, Ontotext is contributing its experience and expertise to the project’s main objective to improve company and public sector efficiency and competitiveness by integrating and publishing data related to European companies. The project will provide language-independent identifiers, relevant corporate events in various languages, multilingual annotation services, cross-border data coverage, and reduced cost for accessing and reusing data.
As an expert in semantic technology and graph databases, Ontotext will be actively working to develop, run and host the euBusinessGraph Marketplace and Services based on Ontotext’s cloud-based text analytics and metadata management platform S4. This process will involve two main tasks:
Apart from the euBusinessGraph Marketplace and Services, Ontotext will also take part in ontology engineering and semantic data modeling, using its expertise with large organization databases such as Global Legal Entity Identifier and Dun & Bradstreet. These activities are also focused on two main tasks: