Released on 1982Categories Engineers

Who's who in Technology Today: Index

Who's who in Technology Today: Index

Author: Jan W. Churchwell

Publisher: Primary Source Microfilm

ISBN: UCSC:32106021023673

Category: Engineers

Page: 824

View: 419

Directory of leading scientists and engineers who are the leaders in the most important areas of American technology. Each entry gives education, publications, achievements, area of expertise, honors, patents, and personal information.
Released on 1996-03-15Categories Computers

Web Server Technology

Web Server Technology

Author: Nancy J. Yeager

Publisher: Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN: 155860376X

Category: Computers

Page: 407

View: 288

The success of the web depends not only on the creation of stimulating and valuable information, but also on the speed, efficiency and convenient delivery of this information to the Web consumer. This authoritative presentation of web server technology takes you beyond the basics to provide the underlying principles and technical details of how WWW servers really work. It explains current technology and suggests enhanced and expanded methods for disseminating information via the Web. Features: Covers measurement of WWW component performance--the networks, server hardware, and operating systems--and suggests alternative Web server software designs for improving performance. Explains the costs and benefits of mirroring and caching Web documents. Surveys the web's current search tools and uses the library system as a model layout to illustrate indexing, searching, and retrieval techniques. Assesses web security hazards and presents mechanisms for combating these vulnerabilities, including an in-depth discussion of firewalls. Analyzes the risks and explains the technologies used in a variety of services available for making monetary transactions online.
Released on 2014-06-10Categories Computers

Technology Now: Your Companion to SAM Computer Concepts

Technology Now: Your Companion to SAM Computer Concepts

Author: Corinne Hoisington

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781305445918

Category: Computers

Page: 336

View: 852

TECHNOLOGY NOW: YOUR COMPANION TO SAM COMPUTER CONCEPTS helps students learn computer concepts that are essential for success in the workplace today. Technology Now aligns perfectly with the SAM Computer Concepts tasks; this 1:1 correspondence of book topics to SAM content provides a streamlined learning experience for all students, no matter what their learning style or level of experience. Adapted for print (or digital e-book) by technology expert and author Professor Corinne Hoisington, Technology Now not only compliments and reinforces the online experience, but also provides additional material beyond what is in SAM to help students learn; hands-on activities let students try new technologies and ethical issues scenarios, critical thinking activities, and team projects help to elevate their thinking and keep them engaged and motivated. Technology Now is written in simple language with fun and interesting examples that today’s students can relate to; information is current, concise and presented visually in bite-sized chunks with key terms highlighted and defined. Customize the printed book to include just the chapters that meet your course’s learning objectives, and set up your SAM course so it contains only the SAM tasks covered in the book. Use the e-book version with SAM for a 100% digital course. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.