Issue No. 02 - March-April (2013 vol. 17)
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.
Supply chains, Blogs, Standards, Distributed databases, Internet, Reliability, Educational institutions
P. Groth, "Transparency and Reliability in the Data Supply Chain," in IEEE Internet Computing, vol. 17, no. 2, pp. 69-71, 2013.