What Is a Hypermedia Database?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 13, 2020 2:43:49 PM ET
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A hypermedia database is a computer information retrieval system that allows a user to access and work on audio-visual recordings, text, graphics and photographs of a stored subject. The World Wide Web is a perfect example of a hypermedia database.

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