CGS EXAM 1 AND 2

Net neutrality
_____ does not allow changing service or bandwidth to favor one site over another.
Networks
a server, also called a(n) ____, operating system is a multi-user operating system because it controls a central computer that can support many users
E-commerce
Buying and selling products via electronic channels such as the Internet is called ___.
VoIP
You use ____ when your telephone calls travel over the Internet instead of using traditional phone systems.
Cloud computing
With ____ you can access storage and applications over the Internet.
NIC
Computers need this hardware to connect to a network; Your computer needs a(n) ___ to access a network
Router
This device connects two or more networks and directs the flow of information along the network
Peer-to-peer
Network technology best suited to networks of ten or fewer computers
ISP
Company that offers Internet access to individuals and businesses
PAN
Bluetooth is a technology often used in this type of network
WI-Fi
Wireless LAN’s and public hot-spots use ___ technology to connect to the Internet.
LTE
Is a newer standard for cell network communications
HomePNA
allows computers to be networked through ordinary telephone wires.
Video chats
Skype and Tango are examples of this type of service
Network Standards
Bluetooth, 3G, and WiMAX are examples of ___.
SMS
text messaging based on his technology
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A strong password.
Online storage
Flickr, Google, Dropbox, and iCloud provide this type of service
E-mail
the standard method of business communications.
Firewall
Security feature often built into operating systems.
Username
a unique name you create to identify yourself to a computer.
WPA2
A high level of encryption wireless devices.
Authentication
method used to verify the identity of computer users.
Web-based
Applications that you access over the Internet
History
the list of web pages your browser maintains of your web visits during specified periods of time.
Cookie
small text file that a web page stores on your computer to identify you.
Private browsing
mode for surfing the web without leaving history, temporary internet files, or cookies
Text messaging
Another term for Short Message Service (SMS), messages of less than 160 characters sent via a cellular network.
Micro browser
used to access web pages on your mobile computing device, and specially designed for small screens.
Pharming
hacking a server to re-route traffic to a fake web site to obtain your personal information.
Mosaic
The first graphical web browser released in 1993
Web site
A collections of web site
Web page
A Hypertext Markup Language (HTML) document.
World Wide Web
A collection of millions of Web sites