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Glossary#

agent#

An entity identified by a WebID.

ACL#

Access Control List.

group#

Group is identified by an Internationalized Resource Identifier (IRI) and consists of members who are agents or other groups.

LDP Service#

An ESS service that implements implements the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Linked Data Platform (LDP) specification. For more information, see LDP Service.

Solid#

Social Linked Data.

URI#

Uniform Resource Identifier is the official name for those things you see on the Web that begin http: or mailto. For example, http://www.w3.org/ is the URI for the home page of the World Wide Web consortium.

WebID#

A WebID is a way to uniquely identify a person, company, organization, or other agent using a URI. The term “WebID” was coined by Dan Brickley and Sir Tim Berners-Lee in 2000.