Education should, accordingly, prepare people to handle information, or to direct it to information processing devices.
For instance, the real power of information processing is in the interaction of those able to access it.
Data was transmitted to a computer center for information processing.
But the experience introduces the pressure of accelerated accumulation of data, information processing, and knowledge utilization.
the explosion of availability of information due to the use of computers, the Internet, and other electronic devices
Either the preparation of data for processing by a computer, or the storage and processing of raw data by the computer itself.