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Accounting Information Systems

11th Edition
Ulric J. Gelinas + 3 others
ISBN: 9781337552127

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Accounting Information Systems

11th Edition
Ulric J. Gelinas + 3 others
ISBN: 9781337552127
Textbook Problem

What is data redundancy? Explain why it is important in business information systems.

Summary Introduction

To explain: Data redundancy and its importance for business information systems.

Introduction:

Database management systems (DBMS):

It is computer software for creating and managing databases. The DBMS provides a way for the users to create, update, retrieve and manage the data present in the database. It also supports the administration and use of the database on different platforms.

Explanation

Data redundancy and its importance for business information systems:

Data redundancy is the situation where the same data is stored in multiple locations. It is similar to saving the same file in different disks...

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