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data compression

Definition | searchStorage

Data compression is a reduction in the number of bits needed to represent data.

actuator

Definition | IoT Agenda

An actuator is a mechanism that turns energy into a controlled motion.

screencast

Definition | WhatIs.com

A screencast is a digital video recording that captures actions taking place on a computer desktop.

SimpliVity

Definition | SearchConvergedInfrastructure

SimpliVity Corp. is the Westborough, Massachusetts vendor of the hyper-converged storage product OmniCube.

Gorilla Glass

Definition | WhatIs.com

Gorilla Glass is a scratch-resistant and durable glass product from Corning that is used to protect the screens of tablets, smartphone and other ...

standard definition television (SDTV)

Definition | WhatIs.com

Standard definition television (SDTV) is a digital television (DTV) format that provides a picture quality similar to digital versatile disk (DVD).

LTO-3 (Linear Tape-Open 3)

Definition | SearchDataBackup

LTO-3 is a tape format from the Linear Tape-Open Consortium first released in 2005 that has since been followed by LTO-4, LTO-5 and LTO-6.

VoIP (voice over IP)

Definition | SearchUnifiedCommunications

VoIP enables voice and multimedia communications, such as phone calls, over the internet and other IP-based networks, and allows enterprises to ...

ZFS

Definition | SearchStorage

ZFS is a local file system and logical volume manager created by Sun Microsystems to control the placement, storage and retrieval of data in ...

file transfer

Definition | SearchNetworking

File transfer is the movement of one or more files from one location to another.

iDEN (Integrated Digital Enhanced Network)

Definition | SearchNetworking

iDEN (Integrated Digital Enhanced Network) is a wireless technology from Motorola combining the capabilities of a digital cellular telephone, two-way...

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SearchCompliance

  • 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 ...

  • risk assessment

    Risk assessment is the identification of hazards that could negatively impact an organization's ability to conduct business.

SearchSecurity

  • phishing

    Phishing is a form of fraud in which an attacker masquerades as a reputable entity or person in email or other communication ...

  • vulnerability disclosure

    Vulnerability disclosure is the practice of publishing information about a computer security problem, and a type of policy that ...

  • incident response

    Incident response is an organized approach to addressing and managing the aftermath of a security breach or cyberattack, also ...

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SearchDisasterRecovery

  • 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 ...

SearchStorage

  • flash memory

    Flash memory, also known as flash storage, is a type of nonvolatile memory that erases data in units called blocks.

  • NAND flash memory

    NAND flash memory is a type of nonvolatile storage technology that does not require power to retain data.

  • NOR flash memory

    NOR flash memory is one of two types of nonvolatile storage technologies.

SearchSolidStateStorage

  • 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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