AIMS Glossary lists selected technical terms used in this website and also within the information management field. The purpose of the AIMS Glossary is to collect "technical" concepts used in the agricultural information management context and to provide definitions and to link them to a set of resources free accessible on the Web for more information.

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    schema.org

    Set of extensible schemas that enables webmasters to embed structured data on their web pages for use by search engines and other applications.

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    Resource Description Framework (RDF)

    It is a W3C standard, and is the foundation of several technologies for modeling distributed knowledge. RDF is meant to be used as the basis of the Semantic Web.

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    Content Management System (CMS)

    A software package that allows an individual or a community of users to easily publish, manage and organize a wide variety of content on a website.

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    Linked Open Data (LOD)

    LOD is a set of best practices for publishing and connecting structured data on the Web

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