Issue No.02 - March-April (2013 vol.17)
Paul Groth , Network Institute, VU University Amsterdam
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MIC.2013.41
Linked data is enabling the creation of large-scale distributed data supply chains. However, it's often unclear where the information these supply chains produce originates. Unlike coffee, we don't have a fair trade certificate for data. Here, the author outlines how standards and research in data provenance are leading toward "fair trade" data.
transparency, provenance, data, supply chain, linked data
Paul Groth, "Transparency and Reliability in the Data Supply Chain", IEEE Internet Computing, vol.17, no. 2, pp. 69-71, March-April 2013, doi:10.1109/MIC.2013.41