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7 terms
computer net works computer in businesses and school commonly linked together in a computer network. organizations link computers together so users can share hardware software, and data
Computer system
software
application software
computer net works
all functional componets of a computer, including an input de…
the instructions that run the computers system
refers to programs that perform specific task such as word pr…
businesses and school commonly linked together
Computer system
all functional componets of a computer, including an input de…
software
the instructions that run the computers system
16 terms
Computer Hardware and Network Configurations
COMPUTER NETWORKS
WORKSTATIONS
SERVERS
HUBS
set of computers connected together for the purpose of sharin…
a desktop computer terminal, typically networked and more pow…
a computer or computer program that manages access to a centr…
the most basic networking device that connects multiple compu…
COMPUTER NETWORKS
set of computers connected together for the purpose of sharin…
WORKSTATIONS
a desktop computer terminal, typically networked and more pow…
12 terms
Computers & Hardware
computer
login
username
password
A machine that does calculations.
Enter a username and password to get onto a system.
Specific name for the user of a computer
A ____ is a secret combination of letters, numbers, and/or ch…
computer
A machine that does calculations.
login
Enter a username and password to get onto a system.
35 terms
Computer Hardware
System Unit (tower)
Monitor
Keyboard
Mouse
Contains all the inner workings of a computer like the mother…
It is a visual output device that interprets the data into a…
It is an input device used to type words or numbers on the mo…
It is an input device that you move around on a flat surface…
System Unit (tower)
Contains all the inner workings of a computer like the mother…
Monitor
It is a visual output device that interprets the data into a…
22 terms
4.0 Network Hardware
network interface
network interface controller (NIC)
NIC function
media access control address (MAC addr…
enables a computing device to send and receive data across a…
a computer hardware component that connects a computer to a n…
physical connection to media, MAC address and data encapsulat…
firmware containing a unique 48-bit identifier
network interface
enables a computing device to send and receive data across a…
network interface controller (NIC)
a computer hardware component that connects a computer to a n…
35 terms
Computer Hardware
System Unit (tower)
Monitor
Keyboard
Mouse
Contains all the inner workings of a computer like the mother…
It is a visual output device that interprets the data into a…
It is an input device used to type words or numbers on the mo…
It is an input device that you move around on a flat surface…
System Unit (tower)
Contains all the inner workings of a computer like the mother…
Monitor
It is a visual output device that interprets the data into a…
34 terms
Computer Hardware
System Unit (Chassis or Case)
Power Supply
Internal Power Cables
Power Connector Port
Houses most electronic components of a computer system
Big metal block inside the computer that gets power from the…
Colored cables in the computer that run from the power supply…
Where you plug in a cord to supply power from the wall outlet…
System Unit (Chassis or Case)
Houses most electronic components of a computer system
Power Supply
Big metal block inside the computer that gets power from the…
12 terms
Network Topologies (GCSE Computer Science)
Workstation
Bus network
File server
Cable
A computer that is attached to a network.
A network layout where each device is linked to a common shar…
A networked computer that stores, manages and delivers all of…
A physical method of moving data and signals from one place t…
Workstation
A computer that is attached to a network.
Bus network
A network layout where each device is linked to a common shar…
12 terms
Network Hardware
Stand Alone Computer
Computer Network
LAN
Local Area Network
Any computer or device that is not connected to any other com…
a collection of computers that are connected together to allo…
Local Area Network
Networked computers / devices are located fairly close to eac…
Stand Alone Computer
Any computer or device that is not connected to any other com…
Computer Network
a collection of computers that are connected together to allo…
8 terms
Network Hardware
Hub
Switch
Router
Repeater
Used for star networks. It's a hardware device that connects…
(Stores the addresses). A switch looks at the address, and ma…
(Transfer data from one network to another in an intelligent…
Splits the cable into segments, and repeats the signal.
Hub
Used for star networks. It's a hardware device that connects…
Switch
(Stores the addresses). A switch looks at the address, and ma…
50 terms
Networks
backbone
bus topology
circuit-switching
client
high-speed lines that carry data through a network
a network design that connects the network to a single line
a technology that provides an unbroken connection between two…
a workstation computer attached to a network, which is contro…
backbone
high-speed lines that carry data through a network
bus topology
a network design that connects the network to a single line
7 terms
Network Hardware
Network
Network Interface Card (NIC)
Terminator
Repeater
A set of connected computers and other devices for sharing re…
The circuit that allows data packets to travel to and from th…
A device attached to the end of a single direction network to…
Stops the signal from losing its quality/integrity across lar…
Network
A set of connected computers and other devices for sharing re…
Network Interface Card (NIC)
The circuit that allows data packets to travel to and from th…
18 terms
Computer Parts
Central Processing Unit
Hard Drive
Hardware
Internet
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
The main storage device that stores digitally encoded data on…
Any part of your computer that has a physical structure, such…
The Internet is a global system of interconnected computer ne…
Central Processing Unit
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Hard Drive
The main storage device that stores digitally encoded data on…
24 terms
Computer Hardware 24 Basic Components
Hard Drive
CPU (Central Processing Unit)
Sound Card
Graphics Card
Is what stores all your data. These disks spin extremely fast…
Stands for Central Processing Unit. It's the primary componen…
It is a component inside the computer that provides audio inp…
A _______________ ______________ can be used to process the g…
Hard Drive
Is what stores all your data. These disks spin extremely fast…
CPU (Central Processing Unit)
Stands for Central Processing Unit. It's the primary componen…
7 terms
Computer Hardware Concepts
Hardware
Input Device
Output Device
Storage Device
The physical parts of the computer system that you can touch…
An input device is a peripheral (piece of computer hardware e…
An output device is any peripheral that receives data from a…
A piece of computer equipment on which information can be sto…
Hardware
The physical parts of the computer system that you can touch…
Input Device
An input device is a peripheral (piece of computer hardware e…
31 terms
Computer Basics and Hardware Review
C.P.U.
keyboard
printer
input
the "brains" of a computer; part of a computer's insides that…
an input device that allows one to put in letters and numbers…
an output device that allows one to make a hard copy of a fil…
information that is ready for entering into the computer; to…
C.P.U.
the "brains" of a computer; part of a computer's insides that…
keyboard
an input device that allows one to put in letters and numbers…
31 terms
stk-n5 info systems networking
web storage or cloud storage
transmission media (networking)
wired media networking
fibre optic media networking
access from anywhere with an on-line connection, files are up…
the method of connecting one computer to another on a network
(copper) cables physically connect network devices
high performance cables carrying laser light (not electricity…
web storage or cloud storage
access from anywhere with an on-line connection, files are up…
transmission media (networking)
the method of connecting one computer to another on a network
14 terms
Hardware and Software vocabulary
Application
Mac
Hardware
Operating system
Computer software designed to help the user to singular or mu…
A type of computer
A device that is physically connected to your computer
A software program that enables the computer hardware to comm…
Application
Computer software designed to help the user to singular or mu…
Mac
A type of computer
8 terms
Networks
Star Network
Bus Network
Ring Network
Network
Two or more computers are networked together so that they can…
Star Network
Bus Network
159 terms
CompTIA IT Fund - Hardware - 2.0
computing device
PC
personal computer
desktop computer
an electronic machine that uses binary data to automatically…
is a computing device designed to be used by one person at a…
PC
a computing device designed to be placed on or near a user's…
computing device
an electronic machine that uses binary data to automatically…
PC
is a computing device designed to be used by one person at a…
23 terms
Network Unit1
Peer-to-peer
Client-server
LAN
WAN
- Computers are connected to each other and there is no centr…
- Computers are connected to a central server which backs up…
Local Area Network, computers connected together in one build…
Wide Area Network, it is multiple LANs connected together
Peer-to-peer
- Computers are connected to each other and there is no centr…
Client-server
- Computers are connected to a central server which backs up…
Hardware and software vocabulary
Application
Mac
Hardware
Operating system
Computer software designed to help the user perform single or…
A type of computer
A device that is physically connected to your computer or som…
A software program that enamels your computer hardware to com…
Application
Computer software designed to help the user perform single or…
Mac
A type of computer
31 terms
Relovely - Computer Basics and Hardware Test Review
C.P.U.
keyboard
printer
input
the "brains" of a computer; part of a computer's insides that…
an input device that allows one to put in letters and numbers…
an output device that allows one to make a hard copy of a fil…
information that is ready for entering into the computer; to…
C.P.U.
the "brains" of a computer; part of a computer's insides that…
keyboard
an input device that allows one to put in letters and numbers…
Computer Fundamentals
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Hard Drive
Motherboard
RAM
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
Printed circuit board on which the CPU, RAM chips and other e…
Random Access Memory - temporary place to store material that…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Hard Drive
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
50 terms
CompTIA Network+ (N10-006)
What protocol is used by every network…
What core protocol in TCP/IP operates…
What core protocol in TCP/IP operates…
What tool would you use in order to at…
TCP/IP
TCP
ARP
Crimper
What protocol is used by every network…
TCP/IP
What core protocol in TCP/IP operates…
TCP
10 terms
1 (Exploring Network Essentials)
LAN (Local Area Network)
shared access
NIC (Network Interface Card)
NOS (Network Operating Systems)
a high-speed communications system designed to link computers…
Local area networking is this type of technology. This means…
The physical connection to the network is made by attaching t…
most often used to provide the additional communications serv…
LAN (Local Area Network)
a high-speed communications system designed to link computers…
shared access
Local area networking is this type of technology. This means…
8 terms
network hardware
Types of network devices
Network Interface Cards
HUB
SWITCH
Network Interface Cards (NIC), Hubs, Switch, Router, Bridge,…
is a computer hardware component that connects a computer to…
A hub is a common connection point for devices in a network.
is a computer networking device that connects devices togethe…
Types of network devices
Network Interface Cards (NIC), Hubs, Switch, Router, Bridge,…
Network Interface Cards
is a computer hardware component that connects a computer to…
11 terms
Info System- HARDWARE
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Primary storage
Secondary Storage
input technologies
Manipulates the data and controls the tasks performed by the…
temporarily stores data and program instructions during proce…
stores data and programs for future use
accept data and instructions and convert them to a from that…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Manipulates the data and controls the tasks performed by the…
Primary storage
temporarily stores data and program instructions during proce…
9 terms
Network Hardware
Network
Network Advantages
Network Disadvantages
Data packets
Is when more than one device is connected together.
It is easy to share resources, information and software. It a…
Hardware is needed. Hacking can occur also viruses can easily…
Are files that are broken up into small chunks of data in ord…
Network
Is when more than one device is connected together.
Network Advantages
It is easy to share resources, information and software. It a…
8 terms
Networking Hardware
Network Interface Card (NIC)
Network Cable
Hub
Switch
Is a computer hardware component that lets a computer connect…
To connect different devices to make up a network
A device that connects a number of computers together to make…
like a hub is a device that connects a number of computers to…
Network Interface Card (NIC)
Is a computer hardware component that lets a computer connect…
Network Cable
To connect different devices to make up a network
14 terms
Hardware vocab
Application
Mac
Hardware
Operating system
Computer software designed to help the user preformed singula…
A type of computer
A device that is physically connected to your computer hardwa…
A software program that enables the computer hardware to comm…
Application
Computer software designed to help the user preformed singula…
Mac
A type of computer
36 terms
Networks
Backbone
Bus topology
Client
Client/server network
High-speed lines that carry data through a network
A network design that connects the network to a single line
A workstation computer attached to a network, which is contro…
A network system that uses a central server computer
Backbone
High-speed lines that carry data through a network
Bus topology
A network design that connects the network to a single line
21 terms
Computer Science - Mr. Frazier
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Hard Drive
Motherboard
RAM
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
Printed circuit board on which the CPU, RAM chips and other e…
Random Access Memory - temporary place to store material that…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Hard Drive
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
80 terms
Computer Hardware & Software Vocabulary
Computer
Hardware
Software
Input
A device that accepts input, processes data, stores data, and…
The physical electronic and mechanical parts of a computer an…
Specific instructions telling the computer how to accomplish…
Information/commands entered in to a computer
Computer
A device that accepts input, processes data, stores data, and…
Hardware
The physical electronic and mechanical parts of a computer an…
36 terms
Networks
Hardware Configuration
Networks
Network
One
Refers to how computers and their interfaces (workstations, p…
Can speed up performance by not taking up too much space, whi…
A configuration of workstations that enables users to share d…
__ server can handle multiple client requests simultaneously.
Hardware Configuration
Refers to how computers and their interfaces (workstations, p…
Networks
Can speed up performance by not taking up too much space, whi…
27 terms
IT - Intro to Computers
What is a computer?
Data
Information
Input
An electronic machine that can receive data, process data, pr…
A collection of raw unprocessed facts, figures and symbols
Data that is organized
Any data the user enters into the computer
What is a computer?
An electronic machine that can receive data, process data, pr…
Data
A collection of raw unprocessed facts, figures and symbols
A+ Hardware Images
IEEE 1394
SCSI (Small Computer System Interface)
RAID array
PCI-Express
Firewire developed as high speed serial bus
pronounced "skuzzy"; parallel interface standards for attachi…
combines multiple disk drive components into a single unit to…
high-speed serial computer expansion bus standard
IEEE 1394
Firewire developed as high speed serial bus
SCSI (Small Computer System Interface)
pronounced "skuzzy"; parallel interface standards for attachi…
48 terms
Network
3G
4G
asynchronous communication
avatars
type of network that carries multimedia data and voice commun…
The faster successor to 3G network technology
delayed communication such as that used for newsgroups and ma…
a graphical body used to represent a person in a virtual meet…
3G
type of network that carries multimedia data and voice commun…
4G
The faster successor to 3G network technology
42 terms
Computer Hardware
Data
Input
Floppy Disks
Universal Serial Bus (USB)
Unprocessed Information that has to do with anything such as…
Data that is placed into a computer through a device such as…
a flexible removable magnetic disk, typically encased in hard…
A connecting cable that can transmit audio, visual data, and…
Data
Unprocessed Information that has to do with anything such as…
Input
Data that is placed into a computer through a device such as…
23 terms
Network
Peer-to-peer
Client-server
LAN
WAN
- Computers are connected to each other and there is no centr…
- Computers are connected to a central server which backs up…
Local Area Network, computers connected together in one build…
Wide Area Network, it is multiple LANs connected together
Peer-to-peer
- Computers are connected to each other and there is no centr…
Client-server
- Computers are connected to a central server which backs up…
15 terms
Inside a Computer - Label Computer Parts
Power Supply
Case Fan
Microprosser
Memory
Power Supply
Case Fan
11 terms
Network Hardware
Cables and Wireless Connections
Terminator
Repeaters
Hub
They must be connected to something, weather it be a network…
Attached to the end of the bus network to prevent signals fro…
Prevents signal loss by receiving and cleaning up the signal…
Similar to a repeater, but with multiple outputs that can be…
Cables and Wireless Connections
They must be connected to something, weather it be a network…
Terminator
Attached to the end of the bus network to prevent signals fro…
29 terms
Jauch - Network Terms
backbone
client
client/server network
collaborative software
high-speed lines that carry data through a network
a workstation computer attached to a network, which is contro…
a network system that uses a central server computer
application software designed to be used by a group of people…
backbone
high-speed lines that carry data through a network
client
a workstation computer attached to a network, which is contro…
265 terms
Comptia Network+ words and questions
address
backbone
client
client/server architecture
A number that uniquely identifies each workstation and device…
The part of a network to which segments and significant share…
A computer on the network that requests resources or services…
A network design in which clients (typically desktop or lapto…
address
A number that uniquely identifies each workstation and device…
backbone
The part of a network to which segments and significant share…
15 terms
hardware
modem
motherboard
peripheral device
out put device
a piece of hardware that you need to connect to a network
the case that holds the internal components of a pc
a auxiliary device,somthing that connects to and works with t…
is any device used to send data from a computer to another de…
modem
a piece of hardware that you need to connect to a network
motherboard
the case that holds the internal components of a pc
35 terms
Computer Hardware
System Unit (tower)
Monitor
Keyboard
Mouse
Contains all the inner workings of a computer like the mother…
It is a visual output device that interprets the data into a…
It is an input device used to type words or numbers on the mo…
It is an input device that you move around on a flat surface…
System Unit (tower)
Contains all the inner workings of a computer like the mother…
Monitor
It is a visual output device that interprets the data into a…
22 terms
Networking
Network
Network devices
Transmission medium
Network interfaces
a group of computers that can share information through their…
hardware that enable connectivity (such as hubs, switches, an…
provides a path for electrical signals between devices.
devices that send and receive electrical signals.
Network
a group of computers that can share information through their…
Network devices
hardware that enable connectivity (such as hubs, switches, an…
279 terms
CompTIA IT Fund - Lesson 1-4 Mid-Term
computer network
Device, physical media, network adapte…
Device
physical media
a group of computers that are connected together to communica…
components that make up a computer network
Hardware such as computers, servers, printers, fax machines,…
Media that connects devices to a network and transmits data b…
computer network
a group of computers that are connected together to communica…
Device, physical media, network adapte…
components that make up a computer network
32 terms
Computer Basics' Terms
Printer
Monitor
CPU
Router
puts words and pictures from the computer onto paper
displays information on the screen
the brains of the computer that processes info
sends a wireless network signal to the compurter
Printer
puts words and pictures from the computer onto paper
Monitor
displays information on the screen
35 terms
Computer Hardware
System Unit (tower)
Monitor
Keyboard
Mouse
Contains all the inner workings of a computer like the mother…
It is a visual output device that interprets the data into a…
It is an input device used to type words or numbers on the mo…
It is an input device that you move around on a flat surface…
System Unit (tower)
Contains all the inner workings of a computer like the mother…
Monitor
It is a visual output device that interprets the data into a…
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