Concrete Abstractions

Gist is based on something we call “concrete abstractions”

Most upper level ontologies are based on “abstract abstractions” that is, they are based on philosophical ideas that might be correct but are counter productive to try to convince business people and IT people what they are and what they mean.

We have taken the same posture as Google has with schema.org, most of our classes are classes of “concrete” objects. Watch the video to get an idea what we’re talking about.

Scroll to top