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C++

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C++ is an object-oriented programming (OOP) language that is viewed by many as the best language for creating large-scale applications.

ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)

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ActiveX Data Objects (ADO) is an application program interface from Microsoft that lets a programmer writing Windows applications get access to a ...

database management system (DBMS)

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If the database is a file of information, then the DBMS is the file folders, the file labels and the file cabinet.

relational database

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A relational database is a collection of data items organized as a set of formally-described tables from which data can be accessed or reassembled in...

full-text database

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A full-text database is a compilation of documents or other information in the form of a database in which the complete text of each referenced ...

application server

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An application server is a server program in a computer in a distributed network that provides the business logic for an application program.

Collaboration Data Objects (CDO)

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Collaboration Data Objects (CDO) is Microsoft's technology for building messaging or collaboration applications or adding these capabilities to ...

event stream processing (ESP)

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Event stream processing (ESP) is a software capacity designed to support implementation of event-driven architectures... (Continued)

zero client

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Zero client, also known as ultrathin client, is a server-based computing model in which the end user has no local software and very little hardware.

Application layer

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In the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) communications model, the application layer provides services for an application program to ensure that ...

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  • 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.

  • 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 ...

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  • FIDO (Fast Identity Online)

    FIDO (Fast ID Online) is a set of technology-agnostic security specifications for strong authentication. FIDO is developed by the...

  • cryptanalysis

    Cryptanalysis is the study of ciphertext, ciphers and cryptosystems with the aim of understanding how they work and finding and ...

  • Trojan horse (computing)

    In computing, a Trojan horse is a program that appears harmless, but is, in fact, malicious.

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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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  • cloud SLA (cloud service-level agreement)

    A cloud SLA (cloud service-level agreement) is an agreement between a cloud service provider and a customer that ensures a ...

  • wear leveling

    Wear leveling is a process that is designed to extend the life of solid-state storage devices.

  • storage area network (SAN)

    A storage area network (SAN) is a dedicated high-speed network or subnetwork that interconnects and presents shared pools of ...

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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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