Data consistency means that data values are the same for all instances of an application. This data belongs together and describes a specific process at a specific time, meaning that the data is not changed during processing or transfers.Continue Reading
Synchronization and other protective measures help to ensure the consistency of data during multi-stage processing. Data consistency is crucial to the functioning of programs, applications, systems and databases. Locks are measures that are used to prevent data from being altered by two applications at the same time, and ensure the correct order of processing.
Data consistency can have various dimensions:
Controlling simultaneous operations and the ability to handle incomplete transactions are essential to being able to maintain as well as restore data consistency in the event of power failures.Learn more about Software