Research: Data, Information, and Knowledge.
Background: According to Sharda (2015), The terms data, information, and knowledge are often used interchangeably but have significant and discrete meanings within the knowledge management domain
Reference: Sharda, R., Delen, Dursun, Turban, E., Aronson, J. E., Liang, T-P., & King, D. (2015). Business Intelligence and Analytics: Systems for Decision Support. 10th Edition. By PEARSON Education. Inc.