Checkpoint Week2 It 205

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CheckPoint, Key Computer Terms Week 2

Research definitions using the Internet, You will write a definition of each term and provide at least two examples of the component or technology. Provide citations and references for all resources.

Key Computer Terms| Definition| References| Examples (At least two)| Hardware| the mechanical, magnetic, electronic, and electrical devices that make up a computer system|| Tower and keyboard| Software| organized collections of computer data and instructions, its often broken into two major categories, system software and Application software|| operating system , networking and software suites| Data management technology| The software that controls the organization of data on physical storage media.|| Data storage and data software| Networking | Two or more computers connected to each other, that allows you to share files, information and communication between different computers in different locations|| Internet, phone lines and Ethernet cables | Telecommunications| The sending of information electronically , such as words, sounds, or images, over great distances|| Television, Internet and radio| Technology services| services that make use of modern technology || telephone and cable TV and Web hosting, e-mail, and social networking| Personal digital assistants| A small light weight personal computer that is easily portable || Blackberry and Smart Phones | Personal computers| A computer that is made for one person at a time for word processing and gaming and internet use||...
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