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DCMI and FOAF Project to collaborate on vocabulary alignment and preservation

Monday, February 21, 2011

DCMI and the FOAF Project have agreed in principle to tighten the alignment between DCMI Metadata Terms and the FOAF (Friend of a Friend) Vocabulary two specifications often used together in applications, especially in the Linked Data space. The agreement will include a commitment to share preservation and long-term maintenance responsibilities for FOAF's xmlns.com domain name.