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Unformatted text preview: allow users to sort the data by characteristic. 4. data mining---the process of determining the relevant factors in the accumulated data to extract the data that are important to the user. 5. information technology includes six basic data-processing operations: A. captures: obtain a representation of information in a form permitting it to be transmitted or stored B. transmit: move information from one place to another C. store: move information to a specific place for later retrieval D. retrieve: find the specific information that is currently needed E. manipulate: create new information form existing information through summarizing. Sorting, rearranging reformatting, or other types of calculation F. display: show information to a person...
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This note was uploaded on 01/17/2011 for the course POLITICAL 210 taught by Professor Amitage during the Spring '08 term at San Mateo Colleges.
- Spring '08