Analysis of evaluation of ontology quality

Krzysztof Goczyła, Aleksandra Karpus

Abstract


This paper elaborates on what is the quality of the ontology, how to measure the quality of existing ontologies, and how to create high-quality ontologies. A review of existing ontology metrics that can be used to evaluate the quality of ontology is presented. The paper also discusses the problem of quality assurance and quality evaluation of modular ontologies as an important research problem in the face of the prevailing emergence of complicated, difficult to use and modify flat ontologies common in the Semantic Web.

Keywords


ontology; metrics; quality; modularization

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.21936/si2013_v34.n2A.28