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YarcData Joins W3C to Promote SPARQL, RDF Standards

11. December 2012

HPC WIRE: Pleasanton, Calif., Dec. 11 – YarcData, a Cray company dedicated to providing “Big Data” graph-analytic solutions to enterprises, today announced that it has joined the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), which is an international community that develops open web standards.

The W3C’s mission is to lead the World Wide Web to its full potential by developing protocols and guidelines that ensure the long-term growth of the web. As a W3C member, YarcData will join working groups for Linked Data and RDF in support of W3C’s goal to provide a semantic web environment that is available in a standard, reachable, and manageable format. YarcData’s graph analytics appliance, uRiKA, utilizes RDF and SPARQL in its graph database.

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