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  • needs assessment - A needs assessment is an exercise that identifies the difference between a current condition/state and the desired condition/state.
  • negative acknowledgement - NAK is an abbreviation for negative acknowledgment or not acknowledged.
  • negative correlation - A negative correlation is a relationship between two variables such that as the value of one variable increases, the other decreases.
  • negative float (negative slack) - Negative float or slack is time that must be made up on a task on a project's critical path so that it does not delay the completion of a project.
  • negativity bias - Negativity bias is the tendency of humans to place more significance on negative events than neutral or positive ones.
  • negawatt - A negawatt is a negative megawatt: a megawatt of power saved by increasing efficiency or reducing consumption.
  • NeGP - National eGovernance Plan (NeGP) is an initiative by the government of India to combine various e-governance systems around the country to create a national network that provides government services to all citizens electronically.
  • neighborhood electric vehicle (NEV) - A neighborhood electric vehicle (NEV) is a type of battery-electric vehicle that is capable of traveling at a maximum speed of 25 mph and which has a maximum loaded weight of 3,000 lbs.
  • nematic liquid crystal - A nematic liquid crystal is a transparent or translucent liquid that causes the polarization (that is, the focusing in a plane) of light waves to change as the waves pass through the liquid.
  • neo-luddite - A Luddite is a person who dislikes technology, especially technological devices that threaten existing jobs or interfere with personal privacy.
  • Neo4j - Neo4j is a NoSQL graph database management system.
  • neologism - A neologism (pronounced nee-AH-low-djism) is a newly invented word or term.
  • NERC - North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) is an institution that oversees and regulates the reliability of the North American electrical grids.
  • NERC CIP (critical infrastructure protection) - The NERC CIP (critical infrastructure protection) plan is a set of requirements designed to secure assets vital to reliably operating North America's bulk electric system.
  • nerd - A nerd is a technically bright but socially inept person.
  • Nessus - Nessus is an open-source network vulnerability scanner that uses the Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures architecture for easy cross-linking between compliant security tools.
  • Nest Labs - Nest Labs was a home automation specialist company that produced programmable Wi-Fi-enabled products that can be remotely controlled through a Web service or an associated smart home app.
  • nested - In general, something that is nested is fully contained within something else of the same kind.
  • nested virtualization - Nested virtualization describes the process of running a hypervisor within another hypervisor.
  • nested VM (nested virtual machine) - A nested VM (nested virtual machine) is a virtual machine contained within another VM.
  • net - "net" is a top-level domain name.
  • NET 3.0 - .NET 3.
  • Net appliance - An Internet appliance (sometimes called a Net appliance, a smart appliance or an information appliance) is a machine designed for a specific function that also has a built-in Web-enabled computer.
  • net bias - Net bias is discrimination of price, content quality, connection reliability and speed that Internet service providers (ISP) can enact on users based on arbitrary conditions.
  • net filter - Netfilter is a utility in Linux 2.
  • Net fridge - An Internet refrigerator (sometimes called a Net fridge) is a version of the familiar kitchen appliance with a built-in computer that can be connected to the Internet.
  • net income - Net income is the amount of money left after all the expenses of a business have been subtracted from the gross revenue for a given reporting period, such as a fiscal quarter.
  • Net indexer 2 - Ni2 (Net indexer 2) is the indexer for the AltaVista public search engine.
  • net metering - Net metering is a utility resource usage and payment scheme in which a customer who generates their own power is compensated monetarily.
  • Net Neutrality - Net neutrality is the principle that data packets on the Internet should be moved impartially, without regard to content, destination or source.
  • Net present value - Net present value (NPV), also called net present worth (NPW), is an approach to evaluating investments that assesses the difference between all the revenue the investment can be expected to achieve over its whole life and all the costs involved, taking inflation into consideration inflation and discounting both future costs and revenue at an appropriate rate.
  • Net present value (NPV) - Net present value (NPV), also called net present worth (NPW), is an approach to evaluating investments that assesses the difference between all the revenue the investment can be expected to achieve over its whole life and all the costs involved, taking inflation into consideration inflation and discounting both future costs and revenue at an appropriate rate.
  • net price - Net price is the value at which a product or service is sold after all taxes and other costs are added and all discounts subtracted.
  • Net Promoter Score (NPS) - Net Promoter Score (NPS) is a metric for assessing customer loyalty for a company's brand, products or services.
  • Net-SNMP (Net Simple Network Management Protocol) - Net-SNMP is a set of tools and libraries for implementing the Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) on enterprise networks.
  • net-zero energy building - A net-zero energy (NZE) building is one that produces as much energy, from renewable sources, as it uses.
  • NetApp - NetApp, formerly Network Appliance Inc.
  • NetApp Data Fabric - The products and services that compose NetApp’s Data Fabric are designed to provide customers with the agility they need to quickly and efficiently move data to and from the cloud.
  • NetApp Insight - NetApp Insight is an annual technical conference series for NetApp, a computer storage and data management company.
  • NetApp SolidFire - NetApp SolidFire is a business division of NetApp Inc.
  • NetBeans - NetBeans is a Java-based integrated development environment (IDE).
  • NetBEUI - NetBEUI (NetBIOS Extended User Interface) is a new, extended version of NetBIOS, the program that lets computers communicate within a local area network.
  • NetBEUI (NetBIOS Extended User Interface) - NetBEUI (NetBIOS Extended User Interface) is a new, extended version of NetBIOS, the program that lets computers communicate within a local area network.
  • NetBIOS - NetBIOS (Network Basic Input/Output System) is a program that allows applications on different computers to communicate within a local area network (LAN).
  • NetBIOS (Network Basic Input/Output System) - NetBIOS (Network Basic Input/Output System) is a program that allows applications on different computers to communicate within a local area network (LAN).
  • NetBIOS Extended User Interface - NetBEUI (NetBIOS Extended User Interface) is a new, extended version of NetBIOS, the program that lets computers communicate within a local area network.
  • netbook - A netbook is a small, light, low-power notebook computer that has less processing power than a full-sized laptop but is still suitable for word processing, running a Web browser and connecting wirelessly to the Internet.
  • Netcaster - Netcaster, a component of Netscape's Communicator (which includes the Netscape Navigator browser), allows a Web user to make preselected Web sites an integral part of the personal computer desktop and to have them automatically updated.
  • NETCONF - NETCONF is an IETF network management protocol that provides an administrator or network engineer with a secure way to configure a firewall, router, switch or other network device.
  • netfilter - Netfilter is a utility in Linux 2.
  • netfilter/iptables - Netfilter is a utility in Linux 2.
  • Netfinity - IBM's Netfinity is an Intel-based enterprise server line that is based on IBM's X-architecture.
  • Netflix Spinnaker - Netflix Spinnaker is an open source, multi-cloud continuous delivery application that can be used to release software updates rapidly and efficiently.
  • NetFlow - NetFlow is a network protocol developed by Cisco for the collection and monitoring of network traffic flow data that is generated by most Cisco routers and switches.
  • netiquette - Netiquette is etiquette on the Internet.
  • netizen - The word netizen seems to have two similar meanings.
  • NetMagic Solutions - NetMagic Solutions is an India-based IT hosting and services provider whose specializations include cloud computing, infrastructure management, disaster recovery and application hosting.
  • netmask - In administering Internet sites, a netmask is a string of 0's and 1's that mask or screen out the network part of an IP address(IP) so that only the host computer part of the address remains.
  • NetOps - NetOps, also referred to as NetOps 2.
  • NetPC - The Net PC (also referred to as the Network PC) is an industry specification for a low-cost personal computer designed for businesses and their network applications.
  • NetPC (Network PC) - The Net PC (also referred to as the Network PC) is an industry specification for a low-cost personal computer designed for businesses and their network applications.
  • NetRexx - NetRexx, a programming language designed to be easier to learn and use than Java, combines the syntax of the Rexx language and the semantics of Java.
  • NetScaler (SDX) - Citrix NetScaler SDX is a service delivery networking platform for enterprise and cloud datacenters.
  • Netscape - Netscape Communications was a computer services company best known for its Web browser, Navigator.
  • Netscape Server Application Programming Interface - NSAPI (Netscape Server Application Programming Interface) is an (application program interface) that is provided with Netscape Web server to help developers build faster and more complex Web-based applications by extending the server capabilities.
  • Netscape Server Application Programming Interface (NSAPI) - NSAPI (Netscape Server Application Programming Interface) is an (application program interface) that is provided with Netscape Web server to help developers build faster and more complex Web-based applications by extending the server capabilities.
  • netsplit - In using an Internet Relay Chat (IRC) network, a netsplit is the loss of contact between two IRC servers.
  • netstat - Netstat is a common command line TCP/IP networking utility available in most versions of Windows, Linux, UNIX and other operating systems.
  • NetSuite - NetSuite is a business technology vendor based in San Mateo, California.
  • nettop - A nettop is a small, low-power and relatively inexpensive desktop computer.
  • NetWare - NetWare, made by Novell, is a widely-installed network server operating system.
  • network access control - Network access control (NAC), also called network admission control, is a method of bolstering the security of a proprietary network by restricting the availability of network resources to endpoint devices that comply with a defined security policy.
  • network access control (NAC) - Network access control (NAC), also called network admission control, is a method of bolstering the security of a proprietary network by restricting the availability of network resources to endpoint devices that comply with a defined security policy.
  • network access point - In the United States, a network access point (NAP) is one of several major Internet interconnection points that serve to tie all the Internet access providers together so that, for example, an AT&T user in Portland, Oregon can reach the Web site of a Bell South customer in Miami, Florida.
  • network access point (NAP) - In the United States, a network access point (NAP) is one of several major Internet interconnection points that serve to tie all the Internet access providers together so that, for example, an AT&T user in Portland, Oregon can reach the Web site of a Bell South customer in Miami, Florida.
  • Network Access Quarantine Control (NAQC) - Network Access Quarantine Control (NAQC) is a Resource Kit tool in Windows Server 2003 and  Windows Server 2008 that allows administrators to prevent remote client computers from connecting to their network with machines that aren't secure.
  • network access server - A network access server (NAS) is a computer server that enables an independent service provider (ISP) to provide connected customers with Internet access.
  • network access server (NAS) - A network access server (NAS) is a computer server that enables an independent service provider (ISP) to provide connected customers with Internet access.
  • Network Address Translation (NAT) - A NAT (Network Address Translation or Network Address Translator) is the virtualization of Internet Protocol (IP) addresses.
  • network analytics - Network analytics is the application of big data principles and tools to the management and security of data networks.
  • network analyzer - A network analyzer is a combination of hardware and programming, or in some cases a stand-alone hardware device, that can be installed in a computer or network to enhance protection against malicious activity.
  • network analyzer (protocol analyzer or packet analyzer) - A network analyzer is a combination of hardware and programming, or in some cases a stand-alone hardware device, that can be installed in a computer or network to enhance protection against malicious activity.
  • network appliance - An appliance or "network appliance" is a term used to denote a relatively low-cost PC designed for Internet access and specialized business use, but without the capabilities of a fully-equipped PC.
  • Network as a Service (NaaS) - Network as a service (NaaS) is a business model for delivering enterprise-wide area network services virtually on a subscription basis.
  • network attached storage - Network-attached storage (NAS) is dedicated file storage that enables multiple users and heterogeneous client devices to retrieve data from centralized disk capacity.
  • network attack surface - Every point of network interaction is a part of the network attack surface.
  • network automation - Network automation is a methodology in which software automatically configures, provisions, manages and tests network devices.
  • Network Based Application Recognition - Network Based Application Recognition (NBAR) is a mechanism that classifies and regulates bandwidth for network applications to ensure that available resources are utilized as efficiently as possible.
  • Network Basic Input Output System - NetBIOS (Network Basic Input/Output System) is a program that allows applications on different computers to communicate within a local area network (LAN).
  • Network Basic IO System - NetBIOS (Network Basic Input/Output System) is a program that allows applications on different computers to communicate within a local area network (LAN).
  • network behavior analysis - Network behavior analysis (NBA) is a method of enhancing the security of a proprietary network by monitoring traffic and noting unusual actions or departures from normal operation.
  • network behavior analysis (NBA) - Network behavior analysis (NBA) is a method of enhancing the security of a proprietary network by monitoring traffic and noting unusual actions or departures from normal operation.
  • network behavior anomaly detection - Network behavior anomaly detection (NBAD) is the continuous monitoring of a proprietary network for unusual events or extraordinary trends.
  • network behavior anomaly detection (NBAD) - Network behavior anomaly detection (NBAD) is the continuous monitoring of a proprietary network for unusual events or extraordinary trends.
  • Network Cabling Tutorials - (From the Computer Technical Tutorials Directory) Network Cabling Tutorials Network Tutorial: Cabling Covers Unshielded Twisted Pair (UTP), Shielded Twisted Pair (STP), Coaxial Cable, Fiber Optic Cable, Wireless LANs, and provides some cable installation guidelines Color Cabling Shows cabling color codes for several types of copper and fiber cable.
  • network coding - Network coding is a method of optimizing the flow of digital data in a network by transmitting digital evidence about messages.
  • network computer - A network computer (NC) is a concept from Oracle and Sun Microsystems that describes a low-cost personal computer for business networks that, like the NetPC, would be configured with only essential equipment (including CD-ROM players, diskette drives or expansion slots) and managed centrally.
  • network computer (NC) - A network computer (NC) is a concept from Oracle and Sun Microsystems that describes a low-cost personal computer for business networks that, like the NetPC, would be configured with only essential equipment (including CD-ROM players, diskette drives or expansion slots) and managed centrally.
  • network configuration management - Network configuration management is the process of organizing and maintaining information about all the components of a computer network.
  • network configuration management (NCM) - Network configuration management is the process of organizing and maintaining information about all of the components in a computer network.

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