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  • March 29, 2006 29 Mar'06

    Flock

    Flock is an open source Web browser with advanced features, based on the Firefox code and released for preview in October 2005 by a group of developers in Palo Alto, California.  Continue Reading

  • March 24, 2006 24 Mar'06

    QWERTY keyboard

    The QWERTY (pronounced KWEHR-tee) keyboard is the standard typewriter and computer keyboard in countries that use a Latin-based alphabet.  Continue Reading

  • March 23, 2006 23 Mar'06

    Linux Standard Base (LSB)

    The Linux Standard Base (LSB), also called the LSB project, is an ongoing effort to standardize the structure of Linux and related operating systems, with the intention of increasing compatibility among systems that use different versions (also ...  Continue Reading

  • March 20, 2006 20 Mar'06

    transparent semiconductor

    A transparent semiconductor is a substance that can be used to manufacture see-through electronic components and circuits.  Continue Reading

  • March 08, 2006 08 Mar'06

    Tux

    Tux, the penguin, is the generally accepted official logo for the Linux operating system.  Continue Reading

  • March 08, 2006 08 Mar'06

    crash

    A crash is the sudden failure of a software application or operating system or of a hardware device such as a hard disk.  Continue Reading

  • March 03, 2006 03 Mar'06

    Vim (Vi improved)

    Vim is an open-source text editor designed for working with programming code in Unix. Vim is an enhanced version of the text editor Vi... (Continued)  Continue Reading

  • March 01, 2006 01 Mar'06

    Vendor Independent Messaging (VIM)

    VIM (Vendor Independent Messaging) is an application program interface (API) that facilitates the exchange of e-mail and attachments among programs from different vendors. VIM makes it possible to send e-mail from within an application program... (...  Continue Reading

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  • internal audit (IA)

    An internal audit (IA) is an organizational initiative to monitor and analyze its own business operations in order to determine ...

  • pure risk (absolute risk)

    Pure risk, also called absolute risk, is a category of threat that is beyond human control and has only one possible outcome if ...

  • risk assessment

    Risk assessment is the identification of hazards that could negatively impact an organization's ability to conduct business.

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  • security information and event management (SIEM)

    Security information and event management (SIEM) is an approach to security management that seeks to provide a holistic view of ...

  • polymorphic virus

    A polymorphic virus is a harmful, destructive or intrusive type of malware that can change or 'morph,' making it difficult to ...

  • cyberterrorism

    According to the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation, cyberterrorism is any 'premeditated, politically motivated attack against ...

SearchHealthIT

  • accountable care organization (ACO)

    An accountable care organization (ACO) is an association of hospitals, healthcare providers and insurers in which all parties ...

  • patient engagement

    Patient engagement is an ideal healthcare situation in which people are well-informed about -- and motivated to be involved -- in...

  • personal health record (PHR)

    A personal health record (PHR) is a collection of health-related information that is documented and maintained by the individual ...

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  • business continuity and disaster recovery (BCDR)

    Business continuity and disaster recovery (BCDR) are closely related practices that describe an organization's preparation for ...

  • business continuity plan (BCP)

    A business continuity plan (BCP) is a document that consists of the critical information an organization needs to continue ...

  • call tree

    A call tree -- sometimes referred to as a phone tree -- is a telecommunications chain for notifying specific individuals of an ...

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  • hybrid hard disk drive (HDD)

    A hybrid hard disk drive is an electromechanical spinning hard disk that contains some amount of NAND Flash memory.

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