Semantic Community Portals
Ina O’Murchu (Digital Enterprise Research Institute, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland), Anna V. Zhdanova (University of Surrey, UK) and John G. Breslin (Digital Enterprise Research Institute, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland)
Copyright: © 2007
Many virtual communities have surfaced and come together on the World Wide Web. Web-based community portals serve as a one-stop place for all information needs serving a group of users that have common interests. As organizations become highly dynamic and the people that join them become more geographically dispersed, the need for improved ways to share and distribute data and information amongst the community or organization members has increased dramatically.