The proper organization and appropriate control of information transmit ted by whatever means and including records management. [D02852] RMW The management of the system s, activities, and data that allow information in a project to be effective ly acquired, stored, process ed, access ed, communicated, and archive d. There should be a valid audit trail of this communication process. Project s generate and absorb significant quantities of information. It is important that the project has an effective information management system. [D03440] CRMP
The process of defining, evaluating, safeguarding, and distributing data within an organization or a system.
The discipline that analyzes information as an organizational resource. It covers the definitions, uses, value and distribution of all data and information within an organization whether processed by computer or not. It evaluates the kinds of data/information an organization requires in order to function and progress effectively. At the University of Illinois, information management would refer to a wide range of information, including operational information provided in the Banner system, management information in the Data Warehouse and non-computerized information. (Adapted from http://www.pcmag.com/encyclopedia_term) ()