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Glossary of Information Governance Terms

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  1. Context:
    Records Management


    Definition:
    Records that are appraised as having archival value. This definition of the term differs to the it sphere where it refers to a copy of one or more files, or a copy of a database that is saved for future reference or for recovery purposes in case the original data is damaged or lost.


    Example:


    Source:
    National Archives of Australia - Glossary of records management terms


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  2. Context:
    Computing


    Definition:
    Collections of computer files that have been packaged together for backup, to transport to some other location, for saving away from the computer so that more hard disk storage can be made available, or for some other purpose.


    Example:


    Source:
    TechTarget