Ciphertext is encrypted text. Plaintext is what you have before encryption, and ciphertext is the encrypted result. The term cipher is sometimes used as a synonym for ciphertext, but it more properly means the method of encryption rather than the result.
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ROBO backup is the process of copying and archiving data created by remote and branch offices (ROBOs) and storing it securely.
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20 Newest Terms
- ROBO backup (remote data backup)
- hands-off infrastructure management
- Alphabet, Inc.
- Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (Hitachi UCP)
- 2-in-1 tablet (hybrid tablet, convertible tablet)
- Microsoft HoloLens
- AWS Device Farm
- outcome economy
- holographic processing unit (HPU)
- LTO-8 (Linear Tape-Open 8)
- LTO-2 (Linear Tape-Open 2)
- user behavior analytics (UBA)
- BIRT (Business Intelligence and Reporting Tools)
- logical volume management (LVM)
- reverse mentoring
- unstructured text
- MEAN (MongoDB, Ember, Angular, Node)