The very definition of Data is the factual information (as measurements or statistics) used as a basis for reasoning, discussion, or calculation. [Source] The data that I work with on a daily basis. The life blood of a company. Without data, no company can expect to make intellectual decisions that will affect their outcome positively. Without … More Data


Every now and again, you’ll hear someone in IT say the word “process.” What does that really mean? Is it just a “black box” that data is shoved into and, magically, a file is created or a dashboard show you your data? According to, a process is simply “a systematic series of actions directed … More Processes

Data Loss

In our last post, we quickly mentioned the phrase “data loss”. What does that really mean? Well, according to Wikipedia, data loss is “an error condition … in which information is destroyed by failures or neglect in storage, transmission, or processing.” The important part that I want to talk about there, is the “neglect in… processing.” Sadly, … More Data Loss