Data (computing) in computer science, is anything in a form suitable for use with a computer. ExplanationEdit Data is often distinguished from programs. A program is a set of instructions that detail a task for the computer to perform. In this sense, data is thus everything that is not program code. This page uses Creative Commons Licensed content from Wikipedia (view authors). Retrieved from "https://engineering.fandom.com/wiki/Data_(computing)?oldid=5083" Categories: Engineering Electronic engineering Electronics Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.