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18 terms

Lewayne Jamison Unit 5 Vocab

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Computer Network
acollect. of software and hardware that computer use to comunnicate
Mobile Phones
phone that uses a wireless network
Dual-Mode Phone
a phone that can br use with differ communication networks
Global Positioning
a system that uses gps
RFID
radio freqency identification
Videoconferencing
the use of tech.to connect over the internet
Telecommuting
use of computers and electric devies that allows us to work from home
Telemedicine
useof tech. to provide medical services and info.
Telesurgery
A form of robot-assisted surgery in which the doctor's physical location is different from the patients physical location and the doctor controls the robot remotely over the internet or another communications medium
Star Network
A network that uses a host device connected directly to several other devices
Bus Network
A network consisting of a central cable to which all network devices are attached
Ring Network
A network that connects devices in a closed loop
Client-Server Networks
A paradigm which is most commonlyused in networking the world over
Peer to Peer Nework
The process of sharing resources directly between users via the internet
Local Area Network
A network that connects devices located in a small geographical area, such as within a building
Wide Area Network
A network that connects dervices located in a large geographical area
Metropolitan Area Network
A network designed to service a metropolitan area
Intranet
A private network that is set up similar to the Internet and is accessed via Web browser