Internet Spring review sheet.doc rev 1

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Review Sheet POTS : Plain Old Telephone Service, using a traditional phone line and a modem to  access the Internet Broadband :  Connection to the Internet with much greater capacity than POTS, Cable  and DSL are examples of Broadband, DSL stands for Digital Subscriber Line LAN : local area network, group of connected computers over a small geographical area MAN : Metropolitan Area Network A network that covers a larger geographical area such  as a city – frequently connects local area networks WAN : Wide area network that crosses geographical or national boundaries. The largest  WAN is the Internet Audio  sound file Spam : Unsolicited mass e-mails Search Engine : program used to locate websites and web pages by entering key  phrases FTP : File Transfer Protocol, used to transfer documents from one computer to another  across the Internet Modem : a device for transmitting data between computers over telephone lines VoIP : Voice over Internet Protocol, using the computer to make phone calls, Vonage, 
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This note was uploaded on 04/09/2011 for the course CIS 0835 taught by Professor Forman during the Spring '11 term at Temple.

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