Market for data
by Saurabh Gupta
It’s everywhere but it’s spilled. How do you make sense of it? how do you trust it? how do you make use of it? how do you keep getting the latest numbers from same source?
So now we have the agents in internet making the task easier for business, corporates, statisticians, students
Their model revolves around following features and services –
- Scan web pages for statistically relevant datasets, tables
- aggregate and normalize them to single database
- Provide free or premium tools and interfaces to access the data
Hjalmar Gislason of datamarket.com in an interview to semantic-web explains the business model his data market visualizes and how it aspires to stand in market by end of 2011.