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  • April 24, 2009 24 Apr'09

    Fast Guide to IT Humor

    Find information technology (IT), computer and Internet humor for your next presentation. According to Andrew Carnegie, "There's little success where there's little laughter." That would seem to suggest to us that most presentations are not very ...  Continue Reading

  • April 21, 2009 21 Apr'09

    Quiz: Business Process Management

    Vocabulary quiz on business process management terminology.  Continue Reading

  • April 17, 2009 17 Apr'09

    business rule

    A business rule is a statement that describes a business policy or procedure.  Continue Reading

  • April 17, 2009 17 Apr'09

    BitTorrent

    BitTorrent is a content distribution protocol that enables efficient software distribution and peer-to-peer sharing of very large files, such as entire movies and TV shows, by enabling users to serve as network redistribution points. (Continued)  Continue Reading

  • April 16, 2009 16 Apr'09

    redundancy

    Redundancy is a system design in which a component is duplicated so if it fails there will be a backup.  Continue Reading

  • April 16, 2009 16 Apr'09

    Data Definition Language (DDL)

    Data Definition Language (DDL) is a standard for commands that define the different structures in a database.  Continue Reading

  • April 16, 2009 16 Apr'09

    atomic data

    In a data warehouse, atomic data is the lowest level of detail.  Continue Reading

  • April 16, 2009 16 Apr'09

    fast array of wimpy nodes (FAWN)

    FAWN (fast array of wimpy nodes) is a low-power server architecture for intensive input/output (IO) tasks.  Continue Reading

  • April 10, 2009 10 Apr'09

    microchip art

    Microchip art is a microscopic non-functioning drawing impressed on the surface of the design mask used in the production of microchip s.  Continue Reading

  • April 09, 2009 09 Apr'09

    bunny suit

    A bunny suit is an coverall garment worn over street clothes to prevent skin and hair from being shed in a clean room environment.  Continue Reading

  • April 07, 2009 07 Apr'09

    bioteam

    A bioteam is an organizational structure in which peers share power and responsibility and each member of the team is a both a leader and a follower.  Continue Reading

  • April 06, 2009 06 Apr'09

    Apple

    Apple is a prominent hardware and software company best known for its series of personal computers, the iPod and its innovative marketing strategies for its products.  Continue Reading

  • April 03, 2009 03 Apr'09

    Quiz: Conficker worm

    Test yourself. A WhatIs.com tech vocabulary quiz: Conficker worm  Continue Reading

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SearchCompliance

  • risk management

    Risk management is the process of identifying, assessing and controlling threats to an organization's capital and earnings.

  • compliance as a service (CaaS)

    Compliance as a Service (CaaS) is a cloud service service level agreement (SLA) that specified how a managed service provider (...

  • data protection impact assessment (DPIA)

    A data protection impact assessment (DPIA) is a process designed to help organizations determine how data processing systems, ...

SearchSecurity

  • cybersecurity insurance (cybersecurity liability insurance)

    Cybersecurity insurance, also called cyber liability insurance or cyber insurance, is a contract that an entity can purchase to ...

  • phishing

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

  • cybercrime

    Cybercrime is any criminal activity that involves a computer, networked device or a network.

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SearchDisasterRecovery

  • business continuity plan (BCP)

    A business continuity plan (BCP) is a document that consists of the critical information an organization needs to continue ...

  • disaster recovery team

    A disaster recovery team is a group of individuals focused on planning, implementing, maintaining, auditing and testing an ...

  • cloud insurance

    Cloud insurance is any type of financial or data protection obtained by a cloud service provider. 

SearchStorage

  • NVMe over Fabrics (NVMe-oF)

    NVMe over Fabrics, also known as NVMe-oF and non-volatile memory express over fabrics, is a protocol specification designed to ...

  • logical unit number (LUN)

    A logical unit number (LUN) is a unique identifier for designating an individual or collection of physical or virtual storage ...

  • CIFS (Common Internet File System)

    CIFS (Common Internet File System) is a protocol that gained popularity around the year 2000, as vendors worked to establish an ...

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