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Cse Computer Science Engineering

Subjects : engineering, it-skills
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1. Latest version of Post office Protocol

2. The design of computers - devices - and media in the network

3. Loses its contents when power is turned off (RAM)

4. Provides the user with a physcial response from the device

5. A large expensive powerful computer that can handle hundreds or thousnads of connected users simutaneously

6. Electronic funds transfer allows users connected to a network to transfer money from one bank account to another via transmission media

7. Pressure sensitive eraser shaped pointing device

8. Central processing unit- processor- interprets and carries out the basic instructions that operate the computer.

9. A communications device that sends and recieves data and info to and from digital line

10. Computer automatically can configure adapter cards and other peripherals as you install them

11. Occurs when the incoming electrical power increases. Can cause immediate and permanent damage to hardware

12. Uses email as a vehicle for extortion. Threaten users if they are not paid a sum of money

13. On software is infinitie space and depth for VR

14. A collection of data organized in a manner that allows access retrieval and use of that data

15. A type of system software that assists users with controlling or maintaining the operation of a computer - its devices - or its software. Helpful in running of application software

16. Type of notebook comp that is smaller and less powerful than a normal notebook comp

17. All computers connected to central device. Hub or switch

18. An expansion card - a circuit board that enhances functions of a component of the system unit or provides connections to peripherals.

19. They consist entirely of electronic components and contain no moving parts.

20. Computer aided manufacturing refers ti the use of computers to assist with manufacturing process.

21. Method that uses multiple processors to execute a single program or task requires special software that recognizes how to divide the problemand bring results back together

22. A series of network standards that specifies how two wireless devices communicate over the air with each other. MIMO

23. A know specific pattern of virus code.

24. A small metal or plastic device that uses pressure instead of ink.

25. Uses the cell phone network to connect to the internet wirelessly from a notebook computer - smart phone - or mobile device

26. Computing device small enough to hold in your hand

27. A storage device that typically uses flash memory to store data instructions and information. Faster - use less power - last more than 5 years - higher failure rate - cost much more

28. Protective case for optical discs

29. The number of bytes a storage medium can hold

30. Is a hardware or software that protects a networks resources from intrusion by users on another such as the internet.

31. A web application that combines services from two or more sources creating a new application.

32. Unencrypted readable data

33. Popular for LAN. single central cable.

34. A device that plugs in a USB port on the system unit and contains multiple USB ports in which you plus cables from USB devices. Self- powered

35. A communications device that can convert digital signals to analog signals and analog signals to digital signals so data can travel along an analog telephone line. In the form of an adapter card you insert in an expansion slot on motherboard.

36. Complementary metal oxide semiconductor provides high speeds and consumes little power. Used by RAM - flash memory - and other memory chips. USes battery power

37. Shrinks file sizes - lossy-you will be able to restore the file to its exact original state - lossless - compressed file can be returned to its original state

38. Continues to operate when one of its components fails - ensuring that no data is lost

39. Power on self test to check the various system components and the results are compared with data in a CMOS chip

40. Computer designed so the system unit - input devices - output devices - and any other devices fit entirely on or under a desk or table.

41. A special purpose computer that functions as a component in a larger product. Small with limited hardware

42. Has the illusion of moving images becuase it sends a continuos stream of images

43. Where ram resides - a small circuit board (RIMM - SIMM - DIMM)

44. Privately owned and limited to a specific vendor or computer model.

45. Most computers (on and off)

46. Single inline memory module forms a single set of contacts

47. Moving pictures experts group is a popular video compression standard

48. Does not require a newsreader - easier to use than a newsgroup

49. Major carriers of network traffic

50. A popular digital line alternative for the small business or home user. Transmits at fast speeds on existing standard copper telephone wiring.