Facts and statistics collected together for reference or analysis
A piece of information
there is a lack of data on the drug's effect on humans
A file containing data, as opposed (in Computing) to program instructions.
A database containing data relevant to a particular function, department, etc., of a commercial organization, designed to be easily accessed by users.
A bus over which data is transmitted.
A garment-like device containing sensors which allow the movement of the wearer's body to be translated into movement in a virtual reality environment.
Extremely large data sets that may be analysed computationally to reveal patterns, trends, and associations, especially relating to human behaviour and interactions
A large amount of data transferred from one system or location to another
A telecommunications link over which data is transmitted
A collection of related sets of information that is composed of separate elements but can be manipulated as a unit by a computer
An overwhelming excess of information, especially that obtained as the result of an Internet search
A particular kind of data item, as defined by the values it can take, the programming language used, or the operations that can be performed on it
An item of data in a database, table, etc.
A section of a record, especially in a database, in which an item of data is entered; each of the particular types of data held in a database.
A device which allows a series of measurements from an external sensor to be automatically recorded, typically in digital form.
A discrete unit of data; especially = packet.
A document containing a summary of data or other useful information; specifically one providing the specifications for a particular product.
A continuous flow of data from one location to another; also in extended use.
An electronic record of the transactions or activities of a particular person, organization, etc.
Data that comes or is generated in succession; (Computing) data that consists of bits sent singly one after another along the same route, rather than in groups of 8, 16, etc., bits at a time (frequently attributive).
A large group of networked computer servers typically used by organizations for the remote storage, processing, or distribution of large amounts of data
Determined by or dependent on the collection or analysis of data
The practice of examining large pre-existing databases in order to generate new information
The amount of data that can be stored per unit length or area of a storage medium.
An item of data within a database or other collection of data.
The action or process of recording data, especially automatically using a data logger; frequently attributive.
The practice of collecting into a single database data relevant to a particular function, department, etc., of a commercial organization, so that it can be easily accessed by users.
The action or process of gathering data, especially from an automatic device, control system, or sensor
A terminal at which a person can enter data into a computer-based system or receive data from one
Accuracy and consistency of data; freedom of data from corruption.
The retrieval of data stored in a computer.
The form in which a collection of data is organized, typically allowing for efficient access or manipulation of the data.
A set of information describing the contents, format, and structure of a database and the relationship between its elements, used to control access to and manipulation of the database
The carrying out of operations on data, especially by a computer, to retrieve, transform, or classify information
Legal control over access to and use of data stored in computers
A person employed to analyse and interpret complex digital data, such as the usage statistics of a website, especially in order to assist a business in its decision-making
A large store of data accumulated from a wide range of sources within a company and used to guide management decisions
= data capture.
Transmission of digital data, especially between computer systems.
A book giving details of threatened animals or plants, especially in a particular country or region.
The electronic transmission of business data, such as orders and invoices, between computer systems in different organizations in accordance with an established protocol; a standard established for such data exchange; frequently attributive; abbreviated EDI.
Computerized geographical data
A set of data that describes and gives information about other data
An identifiable element in a data set
An immediate object of perception, which is not a material object; a sense impression
The mean sea level as defined for Ordnance Survey
A list of threatened animal or plant species.