In the nomenclature of the “Digital Era Framework”, “representation” is one of the seven modes of information application. “Representation” in the “Digital Era Framework” covers all aspects of the manifestation of information in a certain form of adherence. In particular, all processes whose aim is the direct recording of information, the encoding to coded information, the form of their storage and the decoding are subsumed under the term. These include in particular:


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The definition given above was proposed as part of the Digital Era Framework by Dr. Dr. Jörn Lengsfeld. The text was first published in: Jörn Lengsfeld: Digital Era Framework. Please refer to the original publication if you want to cite the text.