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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

Definition | SearchWindowsServer

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

Definition | SearchMobileComputing

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.

secure container

Definition | WhatIs.com

A secure container, in a mobile computing context, is an isolated, authenticated and encrypted area of an employee's device that keeps sensitive ...

intelligent database

Definition | SearchSQLServer

An intelligent database is a full-text database that employs artficial intelligence (AI), interacting with users to ensure that returned items (hits)...

initial extent

Definition | SearchSQLServer

The initial extent is a set of contiguous blocks in a database segment that is automatically allocated when the segment is created.

catalog

Definition | SearchSQLServer

In computing, a catalog is a directory of information about data sets, files, or a database.

USA Patriot Act

Definition | SearchDataManagement

The USA Patriot Act is a law enacted in 2001, granting new and extended data-collection abilities to federal agencies in an effort to combat ...

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  • 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.

  • audit program (audit plan)

    An audit program, also called an audit plan, is an action plan that documents what procedures an auditor will follow to validate ...

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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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  • nearline storage

    Nearline storage is the on-site storage of data on removable media.

  • application-aware storage

    Application-aware storage is a storage system with built-in intelligence about relevant applications and their utilization ...

  • Remote Direct Memory Access (RDMA)

    Remote Direct Memory Access (RDMA) is a technology that allows computers in a network to exchange data in main memory without ...

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  • 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 ...

  • JEDEC

    JEDEC is a global industry group that develops open standards for microelectronics.

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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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