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Axia College Material Appendix E Hardware/Software Components In your own words, describe the following hardware/software components Legacy systems Is the type of software and hardware system a corporation has at the present time, used to operate their complex IT systems. Mainframe computers Are the computers that host the company’s operating systems and data processing formats. Microprocessors The chip or processing unit that is basically the brain of the computer. Enables the computer to perform multi ple tasks PCs A personal computer sometimes referred to as the desktop. Able to use as music players, word processors, etc. Network computers Two or more computers linked together on a network, from the same location, using the same connection. World Wide Web and Internet The information super highway.
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Unformatted text preview: Thought to be discovered By Al Gore?? A portal to videos, articles, media and all types of information. Wired and wireless broadband technology A higher speed processing unit as compared to dial-up. Usually using coaxial cable or wireless modems to access the internet. PC software Software designed to be used on a personal computer. Software such as gaming, home use or educational are included. Networking software Software designed to be used on a network of computers. Two or more machines using the same program or software to accomplish a common goal. Computer security software Software designed to protect machines from hackers and viruses. Also departments are established to wr ite software programs for new technologies. BUS 210...
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