Data versus Context

Updated: Jan 28, 2020

Data+Healthcare= PHI which is covered under HIPAA.

Data+Education= Educational Data which is covered under FERPA.

Therefore, Data+Context= Information

Above, Healthcare and Education are contexts added to the data for meaningfulness, which then produced information. So, data without context is meaningless.

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