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The Data Models and Ontologies Pillar shall:

  • host  the Vehicle  Data  Project(VSS)  ensuring  a  consistent  vehicle  data rule  set  & development of a vehicle data catalog
  • discuss and document a personal data model (PDM) and align with best practices of privacy and identity
  • host discussion on vehicle data concepts and related tooling

The Data Models and Ontologies Pillar may:

  • discuss interaction with other domain models Includes the following existing activities:•Vehicle Signal Specification project


Proposals and Presentations

Proposal nameAuthorSlides Main idea(s)
Transforming from a vehicle centric data model to a domain agnostic information model

Presented at COVESA AMM 
Porto (April 2023)

Defining the COVESA data modeling strategy and its associated artifacts

Presented at COVESA AMM 
Porto (April 2023)

  • Use the right tool for the job.
    • Do not try to cover multiple domains with only one tree.
    • There are other types of data models that are more expressive than a tree.
  • Use an standard language to express cross-references (e.g., RDF).
  • Use ontologies to handle data integration and the identification of resources.
  • Provide the mechanisms to sync a tree to an ontology, and standardise the steps to follow.
  • Do you need a data model, or are you looking for a use-case specific data schema?
  • For more details, see the extended description.
GraphQL schema as contractSPREAD GmbH

Presented at VSS data modeling group on  

Integrating Vehicle Signals with VSS and MetadataFord

Passcode: #+wbA5dy

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