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iPhone 3G

Definition | SearchMobileComputing

iPhone 3G is the second generation of iPhone, a smartphone made by Apple that combines an iPod, a tablet PC, a digital camera and a cellular phone. (...


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Hashing is the transformation of a string of characters into a usually shorter fixed-length value or key that represents the original string.

ECMAScript (European Computer Manufacturers Association Script)

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ECMAScript is a standard script language, developed with the cooperation of Netscape and Microsoft and mainly derived from Netscape's JavaScript, the...

data mart (datamart)

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A data mart is a repository of data gathered from operational data and other sources that is designed to serve a particular community of knowledge ...

Versioned Object Base (VOB)

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A Versioned Object Base (VOB) is a centralized database that stores version information about the files and folders in a software configuration ...


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In computer programming, a schema (pronounced SKEE-mah) is the organization or structure for a database.

primary key (primary keyword)

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A primary key, also called a primary keyword, is a key in a relational database that is unique for each record.

transcription error

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A transcription error is a specific type of data entry error that is commonly made by human operators or by optical character recognition (OCR) ...


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In a database management system (DBMS), a tablespace is a logical group of data files in a database. A typical database contains at least one ...

VMware Horizon Mobile

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VMware Horizon Mobile is mobile virtualization and application wrapping software that lets IT administrators control corporate data and applications ...



  • risk map (risk heat map)

    A risk map, also known as a risk heat map, is a data visualization tool for communicating specific risks an organization faces. A...

  • 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 ...


  • cloud ecosystem

    A cloud ecosystem is a complex system of interdependent components that all work together to enable cloud services.

  • cloud services

    Cloud services is an umbrella term that may refer to a variety of resources provided over the internet, or to professional ...

  • uncloud (de-cloud)

    The term uncloud describes the action or process of removing applications and data from a cloud computing platform.


  • federated identity management (FIM)

    Federated identity management (FIM) is an arrangement that can be made among multiple enterprises to let subscribers use the same...

  • cross-site scripting (XSS)

    Cross-site scripting (XSS) is a type of injection security attack in which an attacker injects data, such as a malicious script, ...

  • firewall

    In computing, a firewall is software or firmware that enforces a set of rules about what data packets will be allowed to enter or...




  • bad block

    A bad block is an area of storage media that is no longer reliable for storing and retrieving data because it has been physically...

  • all-flash array (AFA)

    An all-flash array (AFA), also known as a solid-state storage disk system, is an external storage array that uses only flash ...

  • volume manager

    A volume manager is software within an operating system (OS) that controls capacity allocation for storage arrays.


  • hybrid hard disk drive (HDD)

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