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  • July 25, 2011 25 Jul'11

    open source hardware (open hardware)

    Open source hardware, also called open hardware, is electronic or computer hardware built from design information that could be copyrighted or licensed but has instead been made available for public use at no charge.  Continue Reading

  • July 20, 2011 20 Jul'11

    EBIF (Enhanced TV Binary Interchange Format)

    EBIF (Enhanced TV Binary Interchange Format) is a collection of signaling and messaging specifications that makes it possible for television program producers and advertisers to create and serve interactive multimedia content through a television's ...  Continue Reading

  • July 20, 2011 20 Jul'11

    fever chart

    A fever chart is a graphical representation showing change of a variable over time.  Continue Reading

  • July 19, 2011 19 Jul'11

    auto 3-D (autostereoscopic imaging)

    Auto 3-D, more formally known as autostereoscopic imaging, is a display technology that enables a 3-D (three dimensional) effect without requiring the viewer to wear special glasses.  Continue Reading

  • July 19, 2011 19 Jul'11

    business process transformation

    Business process transformation (BPT) is an effort to significantly improve the actions required to accomplish an organizational goal.  Continue Reading

  • July 15, 2011 15 Jul'11

    pastebin

    A pastebin is a Web application that allows users to upload and share text online.  Continue Reading

  • July 15, 2011 15 Jul'11

    interactive TV (interactive television)

    Interactive TV (ITV or iTV) is an approach to television advertising and programming that creates the opportunity for viewers to communicate with advertisers and programming executives by responding to a call to action.  Continue Reading

  • July 14, 2011 14 Jul'11

    federated cloud (cloud federation)

    A federated cloud (also called cloud federation) is the deployment and management of multiple external and internal cloud computing services to match business needs.  Continue Reading

  • July 13, 2011 13 Jul'11

    coworking

    Coworking is a business services provision model that involves individuals working independently or collaboratively in shared office space.  Continue Reading

  • July 12, 2011 12 Jul'11

    counterthreat operations team (CTOps team)

    A counterthreat operations team (CT Ops team) is a group of security information specialists who pro-actively monitor an information technology network for external and internal threats and respond to threats with both immediate actions and ...  Continue Reading

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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. A...

  • 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 ...

SearchCloudProvider

  • cloud ecosystem

    A cloud ecosystem is a complex system of interdependent components that all work together to enable cloud services.

  • cloud services

    Cloud services is an umbrella term that may refer to a variety of resources provided over the internet, or to professional ...

  • uncloud (de-cloud)

    The term uncloud describes the action or process of removing applications and data from a cloud computing platform.

SearchSecurity

  • cyberextortion

    Cyberextortion is a crime involving an attack or threat of an attack coupled with a demand for money or some other response in ...

  • Cybercrime

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

  • National Security Agency (NSA)

    The National Security Agency is the official U.S. cryptologic organization of the United States Intelligence Community under the ...

SearchHealthIT

  • Practice Fusion

    Practice Fusion Inc. is a San Francisco-based company that developed a free electronic health record (EHR) system available to ...

  • RHIA (Registered Health Information Administrator)

    An RHIA, or registered health information administrator, is a certified professional who oversees the creation and use of patient...

  • 21st Century Cures Act

    The 21st Century Cures Act is a wide-ranging healthcare bill that funds medical research and development, medical device ...

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SearchStorage

  • Random Access Memory (RAM)

    Random Access Memory (RAM) is the hardware in a computing device where the operating system (OS), application programs and data ...

  • floating gate transistor (FGT)

    A floating gate transistor (FGT) is a complementary metal-oxide semiconductor (CMOS) technology capable of holding an electrical ...

  • bad block

    A bad block is an area of storage media that is no longer reliable for storing and retrieving data because it has been physically...

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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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