As technology continues to make data storage components smaller and yet able to hold more, the processes and equipment used in knowledge management are becoming much more efficient. As a result, the amount of data that people, companies, and even governments attempt to manage are also growing very quickly.
It wasn’t always like this. There was a time when even a sentence could take a long time to put on a “device” that would be able to store it for extended periods of time. Imagine writing on stone tablets.
This graphic by SocialCast explores the concept and takes us through the evolution of knowledge management from the time of stone tablets to the time of Android tablets. It’s amazing when you take a look at how far we’ve come over the centuries.
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