Database

n.

Pronunciation

/ˈdeɪtəˌbeɪs/

Definition

A place where a collection of organized data is stored in a computer.

The data can be organized into rows, columns, and tables and accessed electronically. Databases can be used for storing information, such as customer account information, sales transactions, and other product information. Having a place where organized data is stored can help users retrieve information much faster.

Category

Information Architecture

Related Terms

Data

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