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Managing the Web of Things by Boualem Benatallah, Lina Yao, Yongrui Qin, Michael Sheng

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Chapter 4

A Semantic-Rich Approach to IoT Using the Generalized World Entities Paradigm

Fabrizio Amarilli; Francesco Amigoni; Maria Grazia Fugini; Gian Piero Zarri    Fondazione Politecnico di Milano, Milano, ItalyDipartimento di Elettronica, Informazione e Bioingegneria, Politecnico di Milano, Milano, ItalySTIH Laboratory, Sorbonne University, Paris, France

Abstract

In this chapter, we present an overview of our proposed Generalized World Entities (GWEs) paradigm, to be used to add a semantic/conceptual dimension to IoT/WoT (Internet of Things/Web of Things) procedures. GWEs offer a unified way to model seamlessly, at the conceptual level, both the digital counterparts of elementary entities, such as physical objects, humans, ...

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