Data Capture

Definition: Data Capture is the systematic process of identifying, extracting, and recording data from diverse sources, both physical and digital.

It involves the conversion of information into a format suitable for computer processing, ensuring the efficient and accurate transfer of data into information systems.

Methods of Data Capture:

Manual Data Entry:

Involves human operators entering data into information systems through keyboards, keypads, or other input devices.

Automatic Data Capture:

Utilizes technologies such as barcode scanners, RFID (Radio-Frequency Identification), and OCR (Optical Character Recognition) for hands-free and rapid data collection.

Web Data Capture:

Involves extracting information from online sources, websites, and digital forms.

Sensor-Based Capture:

Leverages sensors and IoT (Internet of Things) devices to collect real-time data from the physical environment.

Significance of Data Capture:

Challenges in Data Capture:

Other Terms :

Digital Transformation   |   Digital Workspace   |   Dispersed Workforce

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