Multimedia is usually recorded and played, displayed or accessed by information content processing devices, such as computerized and electronic devices, but can also be part of a live performance.
Multimedia (as an adjective) also describes electronic media devices used to store and experience multimedia content. Multimedia is distinguished from mixed media in fine art ; by including audio, for example, it has a broader scope.
The term "rich media" is synonymous for interactive multimedia . Hypermedia can be considered one particular multimedia application.
Information as a concept has a diversity of meanings, from everyday usage to technical settings.
Generally speaking, the concept of information is closely related to notions of constraint , communication , control , data , form , instruction , knowledge , meaning , mental stimulus , pattern , perception , and representation .
Management in all business and human organization activity is simply the act of getting people together to accomplish desired goals and objectives.
Management comprises planning , organizing , staffing , leading or directing, and controlling an organization (a group of one or more people or entities) or effort for the purpose of accomplishing a goal.
Resourcing encompasses the deployment and manipulation of human resources , financial resources, technological resources, and natural resources .
Management can also refer to the person or people who perform the act(s) of management.
T he effective management of the information resources ( internal and external ) of an organization through the proper application of information technology (Lucas ‘75) .
'Information resource management is the process of architecting and managing the technological infrastructure of the firm. It deals with information conduit, which is a technical issue. One addresses information conduit with hardware (computers, communications networks, office systems) (Synott ‘87) .
In 2006, the amount of digital information created, captured, and replicated was 1,288 x 1018 bits. In computer parlance, that's 161 exabytes or 161 billion gigabytes (see sidebar). This is about 3 million times the information in all the books ever written.
Between 2006 and 2010, the information added annually to the digital universe will increase more than six fold from 161 exabytes to 988 exabytes.
Three major analog to digital conversions are powering this growth – film to digital image capture, analog to digital voice, and analog to digital TV.
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