Hans-Christian Brockmann

LEDS Linked Enterprise Data Services

LEDS Linked Enterprise Data Services

The innovative growth core project Linked Enterprise Data Services (LEDS) is aiming at developing, establishing and merchandising the next generation of semantic, interlinked data driven applications and services based on the Linked Data paradigm. In order to achieve this goal, LEDS develops a technology platform, which will include competences, methods and concrete technological building blocks. The project is directly in line with the development of Web 3.0 and with the 2020 strategy for eGovernment. 


Hans-Christian Brockmann obtained a BA from the University of Göttingen and an MBA from Wake Forrest University Winston-Salem, North Carolina. He worked as sales manager at Baan Solution Center Automotive in the late nineties before starting brox IT-Solutions GmbH in 1998. Hans-Christian initiated the Eclipse project SMILA (SeMantic Information Logistics Architecture) strongly believing in the high potential of Semantic Web and Linked Data technologies and served as a director in the board of the Eclipse Foundation. His vision is to create a standardized infrastructure for information logistics and to develop applications which seamlessly combine structured and unstructured information. In 2013 Hans-Christian founded eccenca GmbH as a subsidiary of brox IT Solutions GmbH and as a partner company of AKSW research group at the University of Leipzig.

CEO of eccenca GmbH and brox IT-Solutions GmbH

eccenca GmbH