Data go through transformation stages with the help of tools and human involvement to create a sustainable information for users.
Data Transformation Stages Include The Following:
- Data capture
- Data provisioning
- Data Analysis
A process of data collection. Data can be captured electronically with the help of tools such as bar code technology, ICR (Intelligent character recognition), internet browser-based systems, pda’s (personal digital assistants), tablet pc’s and electronic data capture software such as clinplus edc, capturefast and repsly.
Data provisioning is the collection of data from different sources to meet business needs. Provisioning data involves monitoring user, customer access rights and privacy while ensuring enterprise resource security.
We can provision data from multiple sources: virtual data in the cloud, reliable manual distribution and data provision software and systems.
Typically, this process involves the understanding of data trends, analyzing and visualizing such data for better understanding.
Data analysis comprises:
- Data discovery
- Interpretation and