Computer Sciene of Udayana State University

February 19, 2009

Quality and Value of Information

Filed under: Computer Science — ignaga @ 11:31 AM

Quality of information depends on 3 things such as:

  • accurate : information must be free from mistakes and not confusing
  • timeliness : information that comes to user can not be late
  • relevance : information must have advantages for the user

For example:
If we read a newspaper every morning, we can measure the quality of information in newspaper
from 3 things above:
· Accurate –> the information in the newspaper must real things according to the fact
· Timeliness –> new information must be sent early
· relevance –> what the user find in the information that he read in the newspaper can used for his job

value of information is depend on 2 factor, advantages and cost.

“An information has a high value if the advantages more effective than the cost to get it “


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