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Unit 1 Vocabulary
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A preliminary sketch of an idea or model for something new. It's the original drawing from which something real might be built or created.
A novel or improved idea, device, product, etc., or the development thereof.
A way of representing information using only two options.
A question to which there are only two possible answers.
A contraction of "Binary Digit". A bit is the single unit of information in a
computer, typically represented as a 0 or 1.
A set of rules governing the exchange or transmission of data between devices.
A well-known set of rules and standards used to communicate between machines.
(sometimes written bit rate) the number of bits that are conveyed or processed per unit of time. e.g. 8 bits/sec.
Transmission capacity measure by bit rate
Time it takes for a bit to travel from its sender to its receiver
American Standard Code for Information Interchange. ASCII is the
universally recognized raw text format that any computer can understand.
(v) to write code, or to write instructions for a computer.
Internet Engineering Task Force - develops and promotes voluntary Internet standards and protocols, in particular the standards that comprise the Internet protocol suite (TCP/IP).
A group of computers and servers that are connected to each other. A tangible physical system made to move information.
the principle that all Internet traffic should be treated equally by Internet Service Providers.
IP (Internet Protocol) Address
A number assigned to any item that is connected to the Internet.
Small chunks of information that have been carefully formed from larger chunks of information.
Transmission Control Protocol (TCP)
Manages the sending and receiving of all your data as packets. Provides reliable, ordered, and error-checked delivery of a stream of packets on the internet. TCP is tightly linked with IP and usually seen as TCP/IP in writing.
a computer which receives messages travelling across a network and redirects them towards their intended destinations based on the addressing information included with the message
many paths between locations to create an efficient and reliable transmission of data.
The service that translates URLs to IP addresses.
HTTP (HyperText Transfer Protocol)
the protocol used for transmitting web
pages over the Internet
HTTPS (HyperText Transfer Protocol Secure)
ensures your HTTP requests are secure and protected.
HTML (HyperText Markup Language)
The language you can use to tell a web browser how to make a page look.
Reducing information and detail to focus on essential characteristics. It is typically possible to look at a system at many levels of abstraction, depending on how much detail is necessary to approach the challenge at hand.
A computer that awaits and responds to requests for data
Example: a DNS server awaits and responds to requests for URLs to be translated to IP addresses.
A computer that requests data stored on a server
Example: When you type an address into your browser, your computer is the client and it sends the request to the DNS server.
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