Data mapping process to handle semantic data problem on student grading system

(1) * Arda Yunianta Mail (Faculty of Computing and Information Technology, King Abdul aziz University, Saudi Arabia)
(2) Norazah Yusof Mail (Faculty of Computing and Information Technology, King Abdul aziz University, Saudi Arabia)
(3) Arif Bramantoro Mail (Faculty of Computing and Information Technology, King Abdul aziz University, Saudi Arabia)
(4) Haviluddin Haviluddin Mail (Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology, Mulawarman University, Indonesia)
(5) Mohd Shahizan Othman Mail (Faculty of Computing, University Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia)
(6) Nataniel Dengen Mail (Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology, Mulawarman University, Indonesia)
*corresponding author

Abstract


Many applications are developed on education domain. Information and data for each application are stored in distributed locations with different data representations on each database. This situation leads to heterogeneity at the level of integration data. Heterogeneity data may cause many problems. One major issue is about the semantic relationships data among applications on education domain, in which the learning data may have the same name but with a different meaning, or learning data that has a different name with same meaning. This paper discusses on semantic data mapping process to handle semantic relationships problem on education domain. There are two main parts in the semantic data mapping process. The first part is the semantic data mapping engine to produce data mapping language with turtle (.ttl) file format as a standard XML file schema, that can be used for Local Java Application using Jena Library and Triple Store. The Turtle file contains detail information about data schema of every application inside the database system. The second part is to provide D2R Server that can be accessed from outside environment using HTTP Protocol. This can be done using SPARQL Clients, Linked Data Clients (RDF Formats) and HTML Browser. To implement the semantic data process, this paper focuses on the student grading system in the learning environment of education domain. By following the proposed semantic data mapping process, the turtle file format is produced as a result of the first part of the process. Finally, this file is used to be combined and integrated with other turtle files in order to map and link with other data representation of other applications.

   

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