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  • June 16, 2017 16 Jun'17

    link spam

    Link spam is the posting of out-of-context links on websites, discussion forums, blog comments, guestbooks or any other online venue that displays user comments.  Continue Reading

  • June 16, 2017 16 Jun'17

    keyword density

    Keyword density is the percentage of incidences of a given keyword on a web page relative to the total word count on that page.  Continue Reading

  • June 15, 2017 15 Jun'17

    universal basic income (UBI)

    Universal basic income (UBI) is a model for providing all citizens of a country or other geographic area with a given sum of money, regardless of their income, resources or employment status.  Continue Reading

  • June 15, 2017 15 Jun'17

    insurance claims analysis

    Insurance claims analysis is the inspection and judgment of merit in the requests for coverage of incidents in insurance customer claims.  Continue Reading

  • June 14, 2017 14 Jun'17

    Breakthrough Energy Ventures

    Breakthrough Energy Ventures is the $1 billion investment fund associated with the Breakthrough Energy Coalition, a group promoting clean tech innovation.  Continue Reading

  • June 13, 2017 13 Jun'17

    Health Indicator Warehouse

    The Health Indicators Warehouse (HIW) is a national database of measurable characteristics that describe statistical aspects of health, causal factors of health or health issues, accessibility and use of healthcare, all of which are considered ...  Continue Reading

  • June 11, 2017 11 Jun'17


    Googlebot is the web crawling software search bot (also known as a spider or webcrawler) that gathers the web page information used to supply Google search engine results pages (SERP).  Continue Reading

  • June 11, 2017 11 Jun'17

    evidence-based medicine

    Evidence-based medicine (EBM) is an approach to medicine featuring ongoing examination and modification to care, based on careful analysis of current research, science, patient information, doctors’ expertise and other available data sources.  Continue Reading

  • June 11, 2017 11 Jun'17

    clinical data analyst

    A clinical data analyst is a healthcare information professional who verifies the validity of scientific experiments and gathered data from research.  Continue Reading

  • June 09, 2017 09 Jun'17

    clinical business intelligence

    Clinical business intelligence is the application of data analytics to medical records through various systems to improve medical care.  Continue Reading



  • 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, ...


  • 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.



  • 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. 


  • 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 ...