Fragmented Data

Definition(s)

  • Live data that has been disseminated and stored in multiple areas on a single hard drive or disk.  1
  • Fragmented data is live data that has been broken up and stored in various locations on a single hard drive or disk.  2
  • “Live” data that has been broken up and stored in various locations on a single hard drive. Most files are stored this way.  3

Notes

  1. Vinson & Elkins LLP Practice Support, EDD Glossary.
  2. Kroll Ontrack, Glossary of Termshttp://www.krollontrack.com/glossaryterms
  3. Legal Electronic Document Institute, Basic Principles of Automated Litigation Support (2005).