Meta Data – the who, what, when, and where of a
file.Data that the computer stores
about the file such as date created, file location, last modified, etc.
Media Storage Device – Devices such as hard
drives, floppies, zip, Jaz, fire wire, and CD-Rom that stores computer
files and programs.
Backup devices and software – programs and
storage devices such as tapes or cartridges used to backup all computer
files for safekeeping.Normally you
must have the same software and backup drive to restore the information.