Project Kick-off in Oslo

The Optique kick-off meeting took place in Olso on 6–8 November 2012.  About 30 participants from the project’s partners in industry and academia attended.  On Wednesday, 7 November, they were joined by representatives of the project’s Advisory Board, including Microsoft/Fast, Halliburton Landmark, Schlumberger, and Oracle. We thank all participants for this memorable event! Photos of […]


Scalable end-user access to Big Data is critical for e ffective data analysis and value creation. Optique will bring about a paradigm shift for data access: by providing a semantic end-to-end connection between users and data sources; enabling users to rapidly formulate intuitive queries using familiar vocabularies and conceptualisations; seamlessly integrating data spread across multiple distributed data sources, including streaming […]