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Merkle Tree

Merkle trees—or hash trees—are cryptographic algorithms allowing for the efficient validation of large...

Nimble CRM

Nimble CRM is a social CRM (customer relationship management) with sales and marketing features. Nimble...

What is Insightly CRM?

Insightly CRM is customer relationship management (CRM) software that focuses on an intuitive, friendly, and...

Computer Science Terms

Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Artificial intelligence (AI) is a wide-ranging branch of computer science concerned with...

Hypervisor

A hypervisor, also known as a virtual machine motor or virtualizer, is...

SQL

SQL is a standardized query language for requesting information from a database....

Security Terms

Authentication

Authentication refers to the process of identifying an individual, usually based on...

SSL (Secure Sockets Layer)

Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) is a protocol developed by Netscape for providing...

Endpoint Detection and Response...

Endpoint Detection and Response, or EDR, is a form of technology that...

Study Guides

Virtual Private Network (VPN) Study Guide

Companies and organizations will use a VPN to communicate confidentially over a public network and to send voice, video or data. ...

Computer Architecture Study Guide

Computer architecture provides an introduction to system design basics for most computer science students. This computer architecture study guide describes the...

Network Fundamentals Study Guide

Networking fundamentals teaches the building blocks of modern network design. Learn different types of networks, concepts, architecture and design. Networking fundamentals teaches computer science students...

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Merkle Tree

Merkle trees—or hash trees—are cryptographic algorithms allowing for the efficient...

Nimble CRM

Nimble CRM is a social CRM (customer relationship management) with sales and...

What is Insightly CRM?

Insightly CRM is customer relationship management (CRM) software that focuses on an...

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What are the Five Generations of Computers? (1st to 5th)

Reviewed by Web Webster Learn about each of the 5 generations of computers...

List of Windows Operating System Versions & History [In Order]

The Windows operating system (Windows OS) refers to a family of operating...

How to Create a Website Shortcut on Your Desktop

Website Shortcut on Your Desktop reviewed by Web Webster   This Webopedia guide will...

What Are the 7 Layers of the OSI Model?

Reviewed and updated by Amy Yang The Open System Interconnection (OSI) model defines...

Hotmail [Outlook] Email Accounts

Launched in 1996, Hotmail was one of the first public webmail services...

Multimedia Terms

FPS (Frames Per Second)

What is FPS (Frames Per Second)? 1. Short for frames per second, fps...

Optical Image Stabilization (OIS)

Optical image stabilization (OIS) is a camera component that compensates in real-time...

Common Intermediate Format

(n.) A video format used in videoconferencing systems that easily supports both...

Software Terms

ALM

Abbreviated as ALM, Application Lifecycle Management refers to the capability to integrate,...

Remote Working Software

Remote working software is software that enables workers outside of a main...

Marketing Automation Software

Marketing automation software is an advanced platform designed to help marketers plan...

Review Guides

Merkle Tree

Merkle trees—or hash trees—are cryptographic algorithms allowing for the efficient validation of large data structures and are critical to the development of...

Nimble CRM

Nimble CRM is a social CRM (customer relationship management) with sales and marketing features. Nimble CRM is used for organizing and storing contacts, managing...

What is Insightly CRM?

Insightly CRM is customer relationship management (CRM) software that focuses on an intuitive, friendly, and easy-to-understand user interface. It has historically targeted small businesses...

List of macOS Versions in Order & History

Apple's macOS (also known as Mac OS X or simply OS X) operating system as we know it today has more than...