Manipulation and/or Processing of Information


In this section you should be able to:


General Overview - Processing Information**

Common modes of operation include:


Batch processing

Transaction processing

Interactive processing

Real-time systems

Off-line processing

On-line processing

**Definitions from:

British Computer Society: The BCS Glossary of ICT and Computing Terms.

11th ed. Harlow: Pearson Education, 2005.


Processing Data


Now do the questions at the end of Chapters 24 and 25 of the text book