Browse Definitions:
  • May 31, 2011 31 May'11

    hard copy (printout)

    A hard copy (or "hardcopy") is a printed copy of information from a computer.  Continue Reading

  • May 27, 2011 27 May'11

    kill switch

    A kill switch is a mechanism used to shut down or disable machinery or a device or program.  Continue Reading

  • May 24, 2011 24 May'11

    electrical estimating software

    Electrical estimating software is a collection of programs, processes and information that provides electrical contractors with the tools necessary to create accurate and consistent bids.  Continue Reading

  • May 23, 2011 23 May'11

    teach box

    A teach box is a device that registers and memorizes mechanical motions or processes for later recall and execution by an electronic or computer system.  Continue Reading

  • May 16, 2011 16 May'11

    discussion board (discussion group, message board, online forum)

    A discussion board (known also by various other names such as discussion group, discussion forum, message board, and online forum) is a general term for any online "bulletin board" where you can leave and expect to see responses to messages you have...  Continue Reading

  • May 06, 2011 06 May'11

    Big Mother

    Big Mother is the concept of pervasive parenting, in which parents use modern geolocation, wireless and video technologies to constantly track the activities of a child.  Continue Reading

  • May 06, 2011 06 May'11

    NetMagic Solutions

    NetMagic Solutions is an India-based IT hosting and services provider whose specializations include cloud computing, infrastructure management, disaster recovery and application hosting.  Continue Reading

  • May 06, 2011 06 May'11

    mission mode project (MMP)

    A mission mode project (MMP) is an individual project within the National e-Governance Plan (NeGP) that focuses on one aspect of electronic governance, like banking, land records or commercial taxes.   Continue Reading

  • May 04, 2011 04 May'11

    National eGovernance Plan (NeGP)

    National eGovernance Plan (NeGP) is an initiative by the government of India to combine various e-governance systems around the country to create a national network that provides government services to all citizens electronically.  Continue Reading

  • May 03, 2011 03 May'11

    MIEL e-Security

    MIEL e-Security is a Mumbai-based organization that provides information security services and solutions to organizations worldwide.  Continue Reading

  • May 03, 2011 03 May'11

    National eGovernance Service Delivery Gateway (NSDG)

    National eGovernance Service Delivery Gateway (NSDG) is a mission mode project (MMP) under the National e-Governance Plan (NeGP) that acts as a central repository for government data. It facilitates interoperability and exchange of data throughout ...  Continue Reading

  • May 02, 2011 02 May'11

    Wolfram Alpha

    Wolfram Alpha is a computational search engine (sometimes referred to as an "answer engine").  Continue Reading

-ADS BY GOOGLE

SearchCompliance

  • 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.

SearchSecurity

  • 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 ...

SearchDisasterRecovery

  • 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 ...

SearchStorage

SearchSolidStateStorage

  • hybrid hard disk drive (HDD)

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

Close