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Q: What is electronic data processing?
A: Electronic data processing (EDP) is the automated use of computer technology for the purpose of processing data, whether in classifying, recording, summarizing, or manipulating it.
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Asked 8/1/2010 5:23:58 AM
Updated 4/21/2015 9:06:23 PM
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Edited by yumdrea [4/21/2015 9:06:23 PM]
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Electronic data processing (EDP) is the automated use of computer technology for the purpose of processing data, whether in classifying, recording, summarizing, or manipulating it.

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Electronic Data Processing (EDP) can refer to the use of automated methods to process commercial data. Typically, this uses relatively simple, repetitive activities to process large volumes of similar information.
Added 8/1/2010 9:14:35 AM
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