Integrated Ontology Editor and Semantic Web Application
First developed for a research and scholarship portal at Cornell University, Vitro is a general-purpose web-based ontology and instance editor with customizable public browsing. Vitro is a Java web application that runs in a Tomcat servlet container.
With Vitro, you can:
- Create or load ontologies in OWL format
- Edit instances and relationships
- Build a public web site to display your data
- Search your data with Apache Solr
The latest source code may be downloaded from the VIVO project’s GitHub repository at https://github.com/vivo-project/Vitro. The latest branch is a stable release, while the develop branch is the most current version of the code. Since this code is in active development; we encourage feedback about bugs or desired functionality via the vivo-tech mailing list.
Where is Vitro being used?
Interested in using Vitro? Got a bug report? Ideas for improvement? We’d love to hear from you! Contact us here.
Licensing and acknowledgements
See also: VIVO/Vitro Architecture on the VIVO DuraSpace wiki.