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Internet Fall review sheet.doc rev 1 - Review Sheet POTS :...

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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,
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