Information systems - Mukhtar Lakha INSY 2303 Chapter 1...

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Mukhtar Lakha INSY 2303 Chapter 1 Assignment Type in the definitions for the following terms from Chapter 1: Internet - a computer network consisting of a worldwide network of computer networks that use the TCP/IP network protocols to facilitate data transmission and exchange. Web – (short for World Wide Web) is a collection of linked documents, graphics, and sounds that can be accessed over the internet. Digitization – is the process of converting text, numbers, sound, photos, and video into data that can be processed by digital devices. Convergence – is a process by which several technologies with distinct functionalities evolve to form a single product. Input – is whatever typed, submitted or transmitted to a computer system. Output - is the result produced by a computer. Example reports, documents, music, etc. Data - refers to the symbols that represent facts, objects and ideas. Processing
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This note was uploaded on 01/13/2012 for the course INFOSYS 2303 taught by Professor Raja during the Spring '11 term at University of Texas.

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