Semantics – What does it mean?

Short Whitepaper on Semantics

Someone is nit-picking, someone is splitting hairs, someone is quibbling about semantics.

A common saying used to indicate someone is focussing too much on the details, on technicalities. However, for a business, semantics can mean the difference between failure and success.

What does it mean? That question is answered by semantics, as semantics is the linguistic study of meaning. In business, semantics mainly encompasses the clear and consistent defining of business concepts. The world standard SBVR (Semantics of Business Vocabulary and Rules) of the OMG (Object Management Group) is dedicated to the proper application of semantics in business.

Read this short whitepaper to find out more.

PNA Group_Short Whitepaper on Semantics