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Unformatted text preview: ctions include:
1.Listen for a client's query.
2.Process that query.
3.Return the results back to the client PC’s (Personal Computers)
PC We’ve been talking about these all
Typically used as clients or
Larger PC’s can also be used as small
The lines become more blurred over
time Other types of PC’s
Other PDAs (Personal Digital Assistants)
Game Computers (Playstation, XBox)
Palm Tops Limited memory and expansion
capability and limited I/O
capability Micro Controllers
Micro Application Specific Computers of
very small size, low cost and limited
Designed around their application
Very cost effective
Usually programmed in lower level
languages or “C” Typical Micro Controller
Computer Peripherals (Disk, Keyboard,
Display, CD, etc)
Display, Micro Controllers
•A nanometer is a bi...
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- Fall '08