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What is Personally Identifiable Information (PII)

Advanced Methodologies and Technologies in Business Operations and Management
Personally identifiable information (PII) refers to all information, including personal financial and healthcare information that is traceable to an individual customer or patient.
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Barcodes vs. RFID and Its Continued Success in Manufacturing and Services
Amber A. Smith-Ditizio (Texas Woman's University, USA) and Alan D. Smith (Robert Morris University, USA)
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-7362-3.ch068
Abstract
The purpose of this chapter is to study barcodes and their implementation. Barcodes have been around since 1949 and have made strides in supply chains across the world. Barcodes are cost effective and one of the most efficient means of tracking to date. Specifically, two companies were chosen to be reviewed, Wal-Mart and Stone, Rudolph & Henry, PLC, by their use of barcodes in their perspective industries, for use by governments, manufacturing, and service industries for identification and error reduction.
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Libraries in a World of Data: How to Move Forward While Protecting Users
Information that can be used, either by itself (such as a list of names and social security numbers) or in conjunction with other information (such as an ID number that can be associated with a name, address, and phone number in a separate data set), to identify and/or locate an individual.
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Computer Fraud Challenges and Its Legal Implications
Personally identifiable information (PII) refers to all information, including personal financial and healthcare information that can be traced to an individual customer or patient.
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RFIDs and the Changing Marketplace
Any data that could potentially identify a specific individual. Any information that can be used to distinguish one person from another and can be used for de-anonymizing anonymous data can be considered PII.
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BYOD (Bring Your Own Device), Mobile Technology Providers, and Its Impacts on Business/Education and Workplace/Learning Applications
Personally identifiable information (PII) refers to all information, including personal financial and healthcare information that can be traced to an individual customer or patient.
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Barcodes vs. RFID and Its Continued Success in Manufacturing and Services
Personally identifiable information (PII) refers to all information, including personal financial and healthcare information that is traceable to an individual customer or patient.
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