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The Resource BCS glossary of computing, edited by the BCS Academy Glossary Working Party ; Arnold Burdett [and ten others]

BCS glossary of computing, edited by the BCS Academy Glossary Working Party ; Arnold Burdett [and ten others]

Label
BCS glossary of computing
Title
BCS glossary of computing
Statement of responsibility
edited by the BCS Academy Glossary Working Party ; Arnold Burdett [and ten others]
Title variation
  • British Computer Society glossary of computing
  • BCS glossary of computing and ICT
Contributor
Distributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The BCS Glossary is the most authoritative and comprehensive work of its kind on the market today. This unrivalled study aid and reference tool has newly updated entries and is divided into themed sections making it more than just a list of definitions
Additional physical form
Also available in print version.
Cataloging source
CaBNVSL
Dewey number
004/.014
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA76.15
LC item number
.G59 2016eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burdett, Arnold
  • British Computer Society
  • Credo Reference (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Information technology
  • Computers
  • Electronic data processing
Label
BCS glossary of computing, edited by the BCS Academy Glossary Working Party ; Arnold Burdett [and ten others]
Link
https://search.credoreference.com/content/title/bcscompict?institutionId=4215
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Figures and tables -- Introduction -- Acknowledgements -- Disclaimer -- How to use this glossary -- Part A. Overview: A1. General computing terms; A2. Using a computer; A3. Computing in everyday life; A4. Systems design and life cycle; A5. Describing systems -- Part B. Concepts: B1. Personal use of the internet; B2. The internet; B3. Data handling and information retrieval; B4. Commercial data processing (DP); B5. Control and monitoring; B6. Modelling and simulation; B7. Networking; B8. Artificial or machine intelligence; B9. Computer personnel; B10. Professionalism and ethics; B11. Computer security, abuse and related law; B12. Systems software -- Part C. Programming: C1. Programming concepts; C2. Programming (flow of execution); C3. Programming (subprograms); C4. Program syntax; C5. Describing programs; C6. Testing and running programs; C7. Programming languages -- Part D. Data: D1. Data representation; D2. Numeric data representation; D3. Managing data files -- Part E. Hardware: E1. Types of computer; E2. Input; E3. Memory; E4. Output; E5. Machine architecture; E6. Communication components; E7. Communication technology; E8. Truth tables and logic gates -- Part F. Effective use of computer applications: F1. Word processing and text manipulation; F2. Spreadsheets; F3. Graphics, design and digital imaging; F4. Sound; F5. User interface and documentation; F6. Specialised computer applications -- Part G. Reference: G1. Acronymns and abbreviations; G2. Units; G3. Filenames and filename extensions; G4. Geographical domain extensions; G5. ASCII code
Control code
9781786846259
Dimensions
digital files.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
14th edition.
Extent
1 online resource (963 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781786846259
Media category
electronic
Media MARC source
isbdmedia
Other physical details
161 images
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)gtp00567361
  • (Credo)bcscompict2016
  • (OCoLC)958454700
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
BCS glossary of computing, edited by the BCS Academy Glossary Working Party ; Arnold Burdett [and ten others]
Link
https://search.credoreference.com/content/title/bcscompict?institutionId=4215
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Figures and tables -- Introduction -- Acknowledgements -- Disclaimer -- How to use this glossary -- Part A. Overview: A1. General computing terms; A2. Using a computer; A3. Computing in everyday life; A4. Systems design and life cycle; A5. Describing systems -- Part B. Concepts: B1. Personal use of the internet; B2. The internet; B3. Data handling and information retrieval; B4. Commercial data processing (DP); B5. Control and monitoring; B6. Modelling and simulation; B7. Networking; B8. Artificial or machine intelligence; B9. Computer personnel; B10. Professionalism and ethics; B11. Computer security, abuse and related law; B12. Systems software -- Part C. Programming: C1. Programming concepts; C2. Programming (flow of execution); C3. Programming (subprograms); C4. Program syntax; C5. Describing programs; C6. Testing and running programs; C7. Programming languages -- Part D. Data: D1. Data representation; D2. Numeric data representation; D3. Managing data files -- Part E. Hardware: E1. Types of computer; E2. Input; E3. Memory; E4. Output; E5. Machine architecture; E6. Communication components; E7. Communication technology; E8. Truth tables and logic gates -- Part F. Effective use of computer applications: F1. Word processing and text manipulation; F2. Spreadsheets; F3. Graphics, design and digital imaging; F4. Sound; F5. User interface and documentation; F6. Specialised computer applications -- Part G. Reference: G1. Acronymns and abbreviations; G2. Units; G3. Filenames and filename extensions; G4. Geographical domain extensions; G5. ASCII code
Control code
9781786846259
Dimensions
digital files.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
14th edition.
Extent
1 online resource (963 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781786846259
Media category
electronic
Media MARC source
isbdmedia
Other physical details
161 images
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)gtp00567361
  • (Credo)bcscompict2016
  • (OCoLC)958454700
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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