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systems development life cycle (SDLC)

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The systems development life cycle (SDLC) is a conceptual model used in project management that describes the stages involved in an information ...

cryptography

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Cryptography is a method of storing and transmitting data in a particular form so that only those for whom it is intended can read and process it. ...

SSI injection

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SSI injection is a form of attack that can be used to compromise Web sites that contain SSI (server-side include) statements... (Continued)

lean programming

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Lean programming is a paradigm for the development and production of computer programs that is based on the principles of optimizing efficiency and ...

build tool

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A build tool is a programming utility that automates a software build task, such as ensuring that the proper source code files are compiled and that ...

JAD (Joint Application Development)

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JAD (Joint Application Development) is a methodology that involves the client or end user in the design and development of an application, through a ...

bug

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In computer technology, a bug is a coding error in a computer program.

pen test (penetration testing)

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Penetration testing (also called pen testing) is a tool for testing a computer system, network or Web application to find vulnerabilities that an ...

requirements analysis (requirements engineering)

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Requirements analysis, also called requirements engineering, is the process of determining user expectations for a new or modified product... (...

authorization

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Authorization is the process of giving someone permission to do or have something.

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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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