1. Introduction of Computer
1.5 Representation of Data/Information
In general, raw data that has been verified to be accurate and timely, is specific and organized for a purpose, is presented within a context that gives it meaning and relevance, and which leads to increase in understanding and decrease in uncertainty.
- Collection of facts
- Raw Information
Sequence of actions required to be performed on data to convert it into results. For example, a merit list is generated after processing the raw information available about the marks of each student.
- Useful Information
- Facts in organized manner