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  • January 31, 2019 31 Jan'19

    social loafing

    Social loafing is a reduction of individual effort that tends to occur when people work in groups.  Continue Reading

  • January 30, 2019 30 Jan'19

    paradox of choice

    The paradox of choice is an observation that having many options to choose from, rather than making people happy and ensuring they get what they want, can cause them stress and problematize decision-making.  Continue Reading

  • January 30, 2019 30 Jan'19

    analysis paralysis

    Analysis paralysis is a stagnation point that can occur in decision-making processes when people become over-involved in researching and evaluating options.  Continue Reading

  • January 29, 2019 29 Jan'19

    AI hearing aid

    An AI hearing aid is a wearable device that can incorporate capabilities such as fitness tracking, audio streaming and translation in addition to the conventional function of enhancing sound for the user.  Continue Reading

  • January 28, 2019 28 Jan'19

    data lineage

    Data lineage is the history of data, including where the data has traveled through-out the its existence within an organization.  Continue Reading

  • January 25, 2019 25 Jan'19

    Google Chrome Enterprise

    Google Chrome Enterprise is the business-focused solution for Chrome devices, Chrome browser and Chrome OS. Chrome Enterprise offers cloud-based management tools, integrations with third party products and 24/7 support for IT administrators.  Continue Reading

  • January 23, 2019 23 Jan'19

    U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ)

    U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) is a United States federal government agency tasked with the enforcing of justice and law.  Continue Reading

  • January 22, 2019 22 Jan'19

    data discovery platform

    A data discovery platform is a complete set of tools for the purpose of detecting patterns, and those outlier results outside of patterns, in data.  Continue Reading

  • January 22, 2019 22 Jan'19

    logic gate (AND, OR, XOR, NOT, NAND, NOR and XNOR)

    A logic gate is an elementary building block of a digital circuit. There are seven basic logic gates: AND, OR, XOR, NOT, NAND, NOR, and XNOR.  Continue Reading

  • January 22, 2019 22 Jan'19

    Bitcoin Cash (BCH)

    Bitcoin Cash (BCH) is an altcoin version of the popular Bitcoin cryptocurrency.  Continue Reading

  • January 22, 2019 22 Jan'19


    Autofill is a feature in software programs and applications that automatically inserts previously-entered information for the user’s convenience.  Continue Reading

  • January 21, 2019 21 Jan'19

    database automation

    Database automation is the use of unattended processes and self-updating procedures for administrative tasks in a database.  Continue Reading

  • January 18, 2019 18 Jan'19

    International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)

    International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA) is a non-profit association that promotes and aids in the use of business analysis.  Continue Reading

  • January 17, 2019 17 Jan'19

    segment routing

    Segment routing is a computer networking process used by networking and traffic engineering professionals that organizes collections of information, or packets, to follow a linear set of instructions.  Continue Reading

  • January 16, 2019 16 Jan'19

    zero tolerance

    Zero tolerance is a hardline policy preventing or protecting against something that is undesirable in a given environment.  Continue Reading

  • January 16, 2019 16 Jan'19

    market intelligence manager

    A market intelligence manager is a corporate employee who studies a given market, makes recommendations as to actions to capitalize on opportunities and helps direct strategy to assist the company in reaching its revenue targets.  Continue Reading

  • January 15, 2019 15 Jan'19

    VM automation

    VM automation is the ability for a virtual machine (VM) to perform basic functionality and maintain necessary balances to optimize its performance on its own or with some input from a user.  Continue Reading

  • January 15, 2019 15 Jan'19

    event sourcing

    Event sourcing is a coding practice used by computer programmers to model a system as a sequence of events in order to identify the changes made over time.  Continue Reading

  • January 15, 2019 15 Jan'19

    offset printing (offset lithography)

    Offset printing, also called offset lithography, is a method of mass-production printing in which the images on metal plates are transferred (offset) to rubber blankets or rollers and then to the print media.  Continue Reading

  • January 13, 2019 13 Jan'19

    VIPER (View, Interactor, Presenter, Entity and Router)

    VIPER (View, Interactor, Presenter, Entity and Router) is a design pattern for software development that develops modular code based on clean design architecture.  Continue Reading



  • compliance audit

    A compliance audit is a comprehensive review of an organization's adherence to regulatory guidelines.

  • regulatory compliance

    Regulatory compliance is an organization's adherence to laws, regulations, guidelines and specifications relevant to its business...

  • Whistleblower Protection Act

    The Whistleblower Protection Act of 1989 is a law that protects federal government employees in the United States from ...


  • payload (computing)

    In computing, a payload is the carrying capacity of a packet or other transmission data unit. The term has its roots in the ...

  • passphrase

    A passphrase is a string of characters longer than the usual password (which is typically from four to 16 characters long) that ...

  • Web application firewall (WAF)

    A Web application firewall (WAF) is a firewall that monitors, filters or blocks traffic to and from a Web application. WAFs are ...




  • computational storage

    Computational storage is defined as an architecture that couples compute with storage in order to reduce data movement. In doing ...

  • data deduplication

    Data deduplication -- often called intelligent compression or single-instance storage -- is a process that eliminates redundant ...

  • public cloud storage

    Public cloud storage, also called storage-as-a-service or online storage is a service model that provides data storage on a ...