Date Added: Sep 2009
The process of entering data into a system and using it to create business value is the basis of all applications. Data is entered, stored, and then processed to produce information that can be used to make critical business decisions, book airline tickets, shop online, run government defense systems, and collect geothermal data to help make the earth a greener place to live - to name just a few of its uses. The more data that is collected, the more ways it can be analyzed to produce invaluable information that can empower to make intelligent, well informed decisions. ESG research estimates that database information is growing at roughly 25% per year.