The RDF model is an XML based framework for describing
general-purpose metadata promoted by the W3C.
It is then used as an interlingua for information exchange (for some
information on the relationship between NKRL and RDF, see the deliverable
D2 document in the deliverables page).
For more details see the book : "Intelligent Database
Systems", by E.
Bertino, B. Catania and G.P. Zarri, Addison-Wesley and ACM Press,
2001. ISBN: 0-201-87736-8, Pages: 400, Binding: Paper, Price: $ 44.96.
Furthermore informations can be found at Diffuse
- about XML : http://www.diffuse.org/docs.html#XML
- about RDF : http://www.diffuse.org/meta.html#RDF
The W3C RDF page : http://www.w3.org/RDF