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client/server (client/server model, client/server architecture)

Definition | SearchNetworking

Definition: Learn what the client/server model is, how it works and why you are using it right now to view this Web page.

FireWire

Definition | SearchNetworking

FireWire is Apple Computer's version of a standard, IEEE 1394, High Performance Serial Bus, for connecting devices to your personal computer.

duplex

Definition | SearchNetworking

In telecommunication, duplex communication means that both ends of the communication can send and receive signals at the same time.

SDH (Synchronous Digital Hierarchy)

Definition | SearchNetworking

SDH (Synchronous Digital Hierarchy) is a standard technology for synchronous data transmission on optical media.

network access server (NAS)

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A network access server (NAS) is a computer server that enables an independent service provider (ISP) to provide connected customers with Internet ...

presence leveraging

Definition | SearchUnifiedCommunications

Presence leveraging refers to any technology that supports and expands presence, the ability of a network subscriber to locate and identify any other...

call admission control (CAC)

Definition | SearchUnifiedCommunications

Call admission control (CAC) is the practice or process of regulating traffic volume in voice communications, particularly in wireless mobile ...

unified communications (UC)

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Unified communications (UC) is a framework for integrating various asynchronous and real-time communication tools, with the goal of enhancing ...

sniffer

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In common industry usage, a sniffer (with lower case "s") is a program that monitors and analyzes network traffic, detecting bottlenecks and problems.

vampire tap

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A vampire tap is a connection to a coaxial cable in which a hole is drilled through the outer shield of the cable so that a clamp can be connected to...

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  • smart contract

    A smart contract, also known as a cryptocontract, is a computer program that directly controls the transfer of digital currencies...

  • 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 ...

SearchSecurity

  • evil maid attack

    An evil maid attack is a security exploit that targets a computing device that has been shut down and left unattended.  An evil ...

  • Common Body of Knowledge (CBK)

    In security, Common Body of Knowledge (CBK) is a comprehensive framework of all the relevant subjects a security professional ...

  • rootkit

    A rootkit is a program or, more often, a collection of software tools that gives a threat actor remote access to and control over...

SearchHealthIT

  • value-based healthcare

    Value-based healthcare, also known as value-based care, is a payment model that rewards healthcare providers for providing ...

  • health informatics

    Health informatics is the practice of acquiring, studying and managing health data and applying medical concepts in conjunction ...

  • clinical trial

    A clinical trial, also known as a clinical research study, is a protocol to evaluate the effects and efficacy of experimental ...

SearchDisasterRecovery

  • crisis communication

    Crisis communication is a method of corresponding with people and organizations during a disruptive event to provide them with ...

  • Zerto

    Zerto is a storage software vendor that specializes in enterprise-class business continuity and disaster recovery in virtual and ...

  • crisis management plan (CMP)

    A crisis management plan (CMP) is a document that outlines the processes an organization will use to respond to a critical ...

SearchStorage

  • SSD write cycle

    An SSD write cycle is the process of programming data to a NAND flash memory chip in a solid-state storage device.

  • data storage

    Data storage is the collective methods and technologies that capture and retain digital information on electromagnetic, optical ...

  • hard disk

    A hard disk is part of a unit -- often called a disk drive, hard drive or hard disk drive -- that stores and provides relatively ...

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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