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Android Factory Reset

Definition | WhatIs.com

Android Factory Reset is a feature that erases all device settings, user data, third-party applications, and associated application data from an ...

war driving (access point mapping)

Definition | SearchMobileComputing

War driving, also called access point mapping, is the act of locating and possibly exploiting connections to wireless local area networks while ...

DSTP (Data Space Transfer Protocol)

Definition | SearchSQLServer

DSTP (Data Space Transfer Protocol) is a protocol that is used to index and retrieve data from a number of databases, files, and other data ...

trigger

Definition | SearchSQLServer

A trigger (from the Dutch trekken, meaning to pull) is a lever which, when pulled by the finger, releases the hammer on a firearm.

B-tree

Definition | SearchSQLServer

A B-tree is a method of placing and locating files (called records or keys) in a database.

binary tree

Definition | SearchSQLServer

A binary tree is a method of placing and locating files (called records or keys) in a database, especially when all the data is known to be in random...

Winsock 2

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Like Winsock, Winsock 2 is a programming interface and the supporting program that handles input/output requests for Internet applications in a ...

screaming cell phone

Definition | SearchMobileComputing

A screaming cell phone is a cellular telephone that is programmed to emit a noise like human screaming. (Continued)

Stratellite

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A Stratellite is a rigid framed airship that hovers in a fixed position in the lower stratosphere and carries one or more repeaters to create ...

Wireless Transport Layer Security (WTLS)

Definition | SearchMobileComputing

Wireless Transport Layer Security (WTLS) is the security level for Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) applications.

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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.

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 ...

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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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