Category talk:Conceptual Information Model
A representation of real-world objects and their relationships, as understood by domain experts (e.g. ORM, Entity Relationship, UML class diagram). A conceptual model should include no implementation-specific details.
Also Known As: Computationally Independent Model
See also: Logical Information Model, Physical Information Model
--Jay Lyle 08:00 14 February 2012 (EST)
A model that captures business entities and relationships in a form easily comprehensible to subject matter experts, for the purpose of common understanding and to support more detailed model development. A conceptual model values reuse over ease of implementation. --Jay Lyle 18:29, 23 February 2012 (EST)