Desktop Survival Guide
by Graham Williams
Objective Interestingness: A measure of interestingness often specified in terms of the knowledge structures discovered and the associated data, independent of the application.
Ontology: The vocabulary and set of constraints on the combination of terms of the vocabulary.
Orthogonal Persistence: A form of persistence where the persistence of data is a property of the data orthogonal to all other properties of the value and operations on the value.