frequently asked questions; widely used with Usenet newsgroups.
appropriate communication related to performance of data/information flow process.
the initial state of system development, when someone feels that a change should be considered.
an individual category or item of interest in a file.
Fifth-generation programming language (5GL)
uses artificial intelligence and natural language to include reasoning strategies.
a collection of fields and records.
a method of locating files, such as directly or sequentially.
the relationship between a record and its location within a file.
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
a method of transferring files from one computer to another.
security method for preventing unauthorized access into an organization's intranet.
software capability of changing the appearance of data, such as underlining or centering a group of words.
Forms processing software
software with special capabilities related to use of forms, such as designing, completing, and transmitting forms electronically.
using a separate processor to coordinate input/output activities and thus reduce the activities performed by the main processor.
a communications channel over which data transmissions can travel in both directions simultaneously.