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Rdf4j 3.0.0 Milestone 2 Available

Tue, Jul 23, 2019

We’re pleased to announce the second milestone build for rdf4j 3.0.0.

Rdf4j 3.0 is a major new release of the rdf4j framework. It contains several backward incompatible changes.

Some highlights:

  • Major improvements to the SHACL Sail
  • Cleanup of core APIs (removing deprecated and obsolete code)
  • Preparing rdf4j for Java 11/12 compatibility
  • Rdf4j Server / Workbench upgrade to Servlet API 3.1
  • Performance improvements to Models.isomorphic(…), to SPIN and to transaction handling in general

This second milestone build is not yet feature-completed:


Eclipse RDF4J™ is a powerful Java framework for processing and handling RDF data. This includes creating, parsing, scalable storage, reasoning and querying with RDF and Linked Data. It offers an easy-to-use API that can be connected to all leading RDF database solutions. It allows you to connect with SPARQL endpoints and create applications that leverage the power of linked data and Semantic Web.

RDF4J Architecture

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