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  • Major IT players: How'd they start out?

    Think you're a Know-IT-All when it comes to influential people in IT? Test your knowledge and see if you know what these famous geeks were doing before they made it in the big leagues.

  • Quiz: Are you Facebook-savvy?

    Boasting over half-a-billion members, Facebook has grown to be the top social networking website on the internet. But Facebook isn�t just for college students looking to stay in touch anymore � it plays a vital role in the marketing industry and has become increasingly important to businesses worldwide. Take this quiz to test your knowledge of essential Facebook terms and applications.

  • Quiz: Practical strategies to mitigate insider threats

    How much have you learned about detecting and mitigating insider threats? Find out in this short quiz.

  • Security Quizzes

    We've gathered a collection of our quizzes on security-related topics. You'll find quizzes about security management, threats and vulnerabilities, viruses and other malware and more. Want to study up first? See below, our security-related learning guides and tutorials and our larger collection of resources.

  • Virtualization Quizzes

    We've gathered a collection of our quizzes about virtualization-related topics. You'll find quizzes about virtualization deployment and management, security, performance, ROI and more. Want to study up first? See, below, our virtualization learning guides and our larger collection of learning resources.

  • SAP Quizzes

    We've gathered a collection of our quizzes about SAP-related topics. You'll find quizzes about ERP, SCM, BI, Business Warehouse, Basis and more. Then see, below, our our larger collection of learning resources.

  • iSeries Quizzes

    We've gathered a collection of our iSeries quizzes. You'll find quizzes about basic concepts, commands, administration, vocabulary, backup and recovery. Then see, below, our iSeries learning guides and cheat sheets and our larger collection of learning resources.

  • Quiz: Printers and printing

    A WhatIs.com quiz about printing history and technology.

  • Internet Quizzes

    We've gathered a collection of our quizzes on Internet-related topics. You'll find quizzes about spam, security, Web services, SEO and more.

  • Database Quizzes

    We've gathered a collection of our quizzes on database-related topics. You'll find quizzes about database administration, SQL, Oracle and more.

  • Linux Quizzes

    We've gathered a collection of our quizzes on Linux topics. You'll find quizzes to test your knowledge of desktop Linux, migration, Linux distributions, Linux admin and more.

  • April Fools! How gullible are you?

    A WhatIs.com technology quiz for April Fools' Day. What is fact and what is fiction? Test yourself.

  • Networking Quizzes

    We've gathered a collection of our quizzes to test your networking knowledge. You'll find quizzes about network infrastructure and design, network administration, network security and more.

  • Quiz: IT's About Taxes

    A quiz about taxes and technology: This organization lobbies in Congress on behalf of information technology companies and users in matters related to tax laws and enforcement, along with the protection of copyrights, patents and privacy in communication. What is it?

  • Data Center Quizzes

    We've gathered a collection of our quizzes to test your data center knowledge. You'll find quizzes about data center planning and design, data center management, green data centers and more. If you'd like to study up first, see our learning resources.

  • Computing Basics Quizzes

    We've gathered quizzes to test your knowledge of computing fundamentals. You'll find quizzes about hardware and software, computer history, processing and peripherals.

  • CRM Quizzes

    We've gathered quizzes to test your knowledge of customer relationship management and related issues. You'll find quizzes about customer acquisition and retention, customer data management, call center management and more. Need more background information before you get started? See our definitions for CRM, call center and CRM analytics.

  • Compliance Quizzes

    We've gathered quizzes to test your knowledge of compliance and related issues. You'll find quizzes about complying with legislation, such as Sarbanes-Oxley and HIPAA, and standards, such as PCI and FFIEC. Need more background information before you get started? See our definitions for compliance, compliance audits and corporate governance and Governance, Risk and Compliance.

  • Business Intelligence (BI) Quizzes

    We've gathered quizzes to test your knowledge of business intelligence (BI). You'll find quizzes about business processes and best practices as well as C-level information about business applications.

  • Backup and Recovery Quizzes

    We've gathered a collection of quizzes to test your knowledge of backup and recovery. You'll find quizzes about backup technologies and strategies as well as the nitty-gritty aspects, such as specific commands.

  • Quiz: Cryptography answer key

    Test yourself. A WhatIs.com tech vocabulary quiz about cryptography - Answer key

  • VoIP security threats

    As VoIP becomes increasingly prevalent, so do the threats aimed at subverting its security. Hackers are developing new methods of attack and finding new ways to use established methods. How much do you know about the threats to VoIP security? Take our quiz to find out.

  • Quiz: Cell phone tech

    Test yourself. A WhatIs.com tech vocabulary quiz: Cell phone teminology.

  • Quiz: Do you speak project management?

    A project management quiz: Developed by the U.S. Navy in the 1950s, this project management tool clearly illustrates task dependencies. What is it?

  • Quiz: Star Trek Tech

    Test yourself. A WhatIs.com tech vocabulary quiz about technology in Star Trek.

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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 ...

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  • 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...

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  • 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 ...

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  • 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 ...

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  • 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 ...

  • cache memory

    Cache memory, also called CPU memory, is high-speed static random access memory (SRAM) that a computer microprocessor can access ...

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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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