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  • December 28, 2007 28 Dec'07

    refurbish

    Refurbish, in everyday language, is "to renew or to restore to a new condition and/or appearance".  Continue Reading

  • December 21, 2007 21 Dec'07

    speed of light

    The speed of light in free space (that is, in a vacuum) is a constant that has been measured to considerable accuracy.  Continue Reading

  • December 21, 2007 21 Dec'07

    Light

    Light is an easy-to-use, lightweight, open source portal framework that can be plugged into any Java-based or Ajax-based Web application and enabled or disabled at will by the user. Light can also be used as an independent portal application... (...  Continue Reading

  • December 21, 2007 21 Dec'07

    A Symphony of Lights

    A Symphony of Lights is a multimedia event in Hong Kong featuring a spectacular lighting display synchronized to orchestral music.  Continue Reading

  • December 14, 2007 14 Dec'07

    kinetic energy

    Kinetic energy is the energy of motion, observable as the movement of an object, particle, or set of particles.  Continue Reading

  • December 12, 2007 12 Dec'07

    DelFly

    DelFly is a remotely controlled, camera-equipped, highly maneuverable aerial robot measuring less than 30 centimeters (12 inches) in length.  Continue Reading

  • December 05, 2007 05 Dec'07

    Rear Admiral Grace Murray Hopper

    Grace Murray Hopper (1906-1992) was a pioneer in computer science. Among other things, she is credited with getting programming out of the ivory tower and into the world of business. Admiral Hopper also found the first computer bug -- it was really ...  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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  • computer exploit

    A computer exploit, or exploit, is an attack on a computer system, especially one that takes advantage of a particular ...

  • cyberwarfare

    Cyberwarfare is computer- or network-based conflict involving politically motivated attacks by a nation-state on another ...

  • insider threat

    Insider threat is a generic term for a threat to an organization's security or data that comes from within.

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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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  • OpenStack Block Storage (Cinder)

    OpenStack Block Storage (Cinder) is open source software designed to create and manage a service that provides persistent data ...

  • SATA Express (SATAe)

    SATA Express (SATAe or Serial ATA Express) is a bus interface to connect storage devices to a computer motherboard, supporting ...

  • DIMM (dual in-line memory module)

    A DIMM (dual in-line memory module) is the standard memory card used in servers and PCs.

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  • hybrid flash array

    A hybrid flash array is a solid-state storage system that contains a mix of flash memory drives and hard disk drives.

  • 3D XPoint

    3D XPoint is memory storage technology jointly developed by Intel and Micron Technology Inc.

  • RRAM or ReRAM (resistive RAM)

    RRAM or ReRAM (resistive random access memory) is a form of nonvolatile storage that operates by changing the resistance of a ...

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  • Google Cloud Storage

    Google Cloud Storage is an enterprise public cloud storage platform that can house large unstructured data sets.

  • RESTful API

    A RESTful application program interface breaks down a transaction to create a series of small modules, each of which addresses an...

  • cloud storage infrastructure

    Cloud storage infrastructure is the hardware and software framework that supports the computing requirements of a private or ...

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