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Broadband is a descriptive term for evolving digital technologies that provide consumers a signal switched facility offering integrated access to voice, high-speed data service, video-demand services, and interactive delivery services. Broadband
The capacity of a telecom line to carry signals. The necessary bandwidth is the amount of spectrum required to transmit the signal without distortion or loss of information. FCC rules require suppression of the signal outside the band to prevent interference. Bandwidth
In the telecommunications arena, the term used to describe a telephone company. Common Carrier
Also called electronic mail, refers to messages sent over the Internet. E-mail can be sent and received via newer types of wireless phones, but you generally need to have a specific e-mail account. email
A signaling method that varies the carrier frequency in proportion to the amplitude of the modulating signal. Frequency Modulation
A US satellite system that lets those on the ground, on the water or in the air determine their position with extreme accuracy using GPS receivers. GPS
An improved television system which provides approximately twice the vertical and horizontal resolution of existing television standards. It also provides audio quality approaching that of compact discs. HDTV
Traditional wired phone service. Landline
Any connection of two or more computers that enables them to communicate. Networks may include transmission devices, servers, cables, routers and satellites. The phone network is the total infrastructure for transmitting phone messages. Network
A radio relay station that orbits the earth. A complete satellite communications system also includes earth stations that communicate with each other via the satellite. The satellite receives a signal transmitted by an originating earth station and retransmits that signal to the destination earth station(s). Satellites are used to transmit telephone, television and data signals originated by common carriers, broadcasters and distributors of cable TV program material. Satellite
The range of electromagnetic radio frequencies used in the transmission of sound, data and television. Spectrum
The word used to describe the science of transmitting voice over a telecommunications network. Telephony
Federal Communications Commission FCC

Computer Networks Crossword

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

What is it called when computers and other devices that are connected to share hardware, software, and data? Computer Network
A real time, face to face meeting between individuals not in the physically in the same place is called? Videoconference
A phone, such as a cellular or satellite phone, that uses a wireless network. mobile phone
The act of working from a remote location bu using computers and networking technology. telecommute
The use of networking technology to provide medical information and services telemedicine
A network that uses a central device connected directly to several other devices star network
In a client-server network, a computer that is dedicated to processing client requests. server
A location that provides wireless Internet access. hotspot
A network in which computers and other devices are connected to the network via physical cables Wired Network
A network in which computers and other devices are connected without physical cables Wireless Network
A network that uses a central cable to which all network devices connect. Bus Network
In a client server network, a computer or other device that requests and uses network resources. Client
To retrieve files from a server download
to transfer files to a server upload
a private network that is set up similarly to the internet and is accesses via a Web browser Intranet
The amount of data that can be transferred, such as via a bus or over a networking medium, in a given time period. bandwidth
An intranet that is at least partially accessible to authorized outsiders. Extranet
The amount of data that is transferred under real life conditions. Throughput
A method of transmitting data in which data is sent out to all nodes on a network and is retrieved only by the intended recipient. Broadcasting
A networking standard for very short-range wireless connections Bluetooth

Internet Vocabulary Crossword

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

Type of internet service that connects wirelessly through mobile phone services. 3G and 4G service
Device used to access the internet, computer, tablet, phone, or printer. Access device
Appears after the path, tells browser to load a specific part of the page usually begins with a #. Anchor
Maximum data transfer rate of a network or Internet connection. It measures how much data can be sent over a specific connection in a given amount of time. Bandwidth
Fast data transfer speeds, always connected and can transmit multiple signals simultaneously. Broadband service
A software application used to locate and display web pages. Browser
Usually identifies the organization in a URL. Domain name
(DNS) translated domain names into IP addresses. Domain server
Commercial transactions conducted electronically online. Ecommerce
Messages distributed by electronic means from one computer user to one or more recipients via a network. Email
Loads a specific page, separated by a /. File path
Acts as a host or network interface identification and location addressing. IP Address
Provides internet access, such as XFINITY. ISP
Device that enables a computer to transmit data, either hard wired or wireless, to the internet. Modem
Unit of data that is routed between an origin and destination. Packets
String of characters after the path, begins with a ? Parameters
Device that forwards data packets along networks. It is connected to at least two networks either LANs or WANs. Router
Most URLs begin with http or https. Scheme
A program that searches for and identifies items in a database that correspond to keywords or characters specified by the user, used especially for finding particular sites on the World Wide Web. Search engine
To work from home, making use of the internet, e-mail, and the telephone. Telecommuting

System Software Crossword

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Output that is used to make changes to input or processing. Feedback
Data that is shaped into a meaningful manner and is used in decision-making. Information
Raw facts that occur in the physical environment or organisation Data
System software that helps the user in the creation, controlling development, usage and maintenance of the databases of computer systems. DBMS
Software consists of the programs for data/ information processing Software
A network that crosses metropolitan, regional or national boundaries WAN
A set of programs controlling the computer hardware and acting as an interface with the application programs. Operating System
Telecommunication device that forwards data packets across two or more distinct networks toward their destinations, through a process known as routing Router
A standard set of rules and procedures for the control of communications in a network. Protocol
Involves translating what a user wants to accomplish into a code that the computer can understand and execute. Programming
Converting/ transforming of data into useful outputs Processing
Hardware components that enable a computer system to communicate information to humans or other machines so that it can be used. Output Devices
Transactions that are accumulated and processed later as a group or in a batch. Batch Processing
Telecommunication device that connects one local area network to another one that uses the same telecommunications protocol. Bridge
A hidden program that inserts itself into a computer’s systems Computer Virus
Can be compared with the human brain. It obtains instructions from memory, interprets them and notifies the other components to perform them CPU
The ability to confer with a group of people simultaneously using telephone or e-mail group communication software Teleconferencing
A formal collection of people and other resources assembled together in order to establish a set of goals. Organisation
Telecommunication device that serves as an entrance to another network Gateway
Data is processed immediately after being captured OLTP

The Connectivity: Telecommunications, Networks, and The Internet Word Scramble

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this word scramble contains the following answers:

Analog Signal
Asynchronous transmission
Bandwidth
Baseband
Bits per second
Bridge
Broadband
Broadband medium
Browser
Bus
Bus topology
Cable modem
Cell
Cellular technology
Chat room
Client
Client/server architecture
Coaxial Cable
Communication medium
Communications satellite
Concentrator
Continuous Waves
Copyright
Dial-up access
Disk Server
Distance Learning
Domian name
Domain suffix
Earth Station
Electromagnetic
Electronic commerce
Electronic mail
E-mail software
Extranet
Fiber-optic cable
File server
File specification
File Transfer Protocol
Firewall
Frequency range

Networking Crossword

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

What are two or more computers connected by a wireless radio connection so that they can exchange information a part of? Network
What are a group of computers in a small geographic area a part of? LAN
What is used to centralize data and share it or save it in a network? Server
What is a computer that is not a server and is used by individuals? Client
What is a special electronic circuit inside any computer attached to a network? Networkinterface
What physically copnnects computers to one another in a network? Networkcable
What kind of network cable is most commonly used? Twistedpaircable
What is the part of a company’s network that allows access to nonemployees? Extranet
What is the part of a company’s network that allows access to employees? Intranet
What does HTTP stand for Hypertext
What is SMTP's (Simple Mail transfer Protocol) most common form? email
What is another name for 1 byte? Octet
What sends out a message to all devices on the same network segment? Broadcast
What acts as a security guard between the internet and a network? Firewall
What sends signals over different frequencies at once? Broadband
What is a device that can connect multiple network segments? router
What are devices that change digital data into analog for transmission over analog network medium and then back to digital at the receiving end? Modem
What is the data rate supported by a network connection or interface? Bandwidth
What are any devices that connect network environments that are not alike? Gateways
What is used to connect multiple devices on the same network within a building or campus? Switches
What is the most basic networking device that connects multiple computers or network devices together? Hub
What indicates your computer's virtual location in a network? IPadress

Chapter 6 - Networks Crossword

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

A device for connecting multiple network devices and multiple segments. Switch
A private data resource using the same technology as the internet. Intranet
A set of rules or standards that control communication between devices. Protocol
Automatic switching to a backup computer system in the event of system failure. Failover
Software that provides services to a client, or the hardware that is running it. Server
Software or hardware that requests services from a server. Client
A device for connecting multiple network devices in one segment. Hub
The purpose of scrambling data so it can be sent securely over networks. Encryption
Device that forwards data packets to the appropriate parts of a computer network. Router
Device which converts between digital and analogue signals, e.g. telephone line to computer. Modem
Formatted unit of data sent across networks. Packet
The amount of data that can be transferred from one point to another in a given time period. Bandwidth
Device that connects different network segments and media. Bridge

Cyber Security Crossword

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any software program in which advertising banners are displayed while the program is running. Adware
designed to detect and destroy computer viruses. Antivirus
an attempt by hackers to damage or destroy a computer network or system. Attack
a method, often secret, of bypassing normal authentication in a product back door
refers to the process of making copies of data or data files to use in the event the original data or data files are lost or destroyed. backup
refers to the process of making copies of data or data files to use in the event the original data or data files are lost or destroyed. Blended threat
are similar to worms and Trojans, but earn their unique name by performing a wide variety of automated tasks on behalf of their master (the cybercriminals) who are often safely located somewhere far across the Internet. bots
are small files that Web sites put on your computer hard disk drive when you first visit cookie
body of technologies, processes and practices designed to protect networks, computers, programs and data from attack, damage or unauthorized access cyber security
made possible by using algorithms to create complex codes out of simple data, effectively making it more difficult for cyberthieves to gain access to the information encryption
a network security system, either hardware- or software-based, that controls incoming and outgoing network traffic based on a set of rules. firewall
someone who seeks and exploits weaknesses in a computer system or computer network. hacker
global system of interconnected computer networks that use the Internet protocol suite internet
a local or restricted communications network, especially a private network created using World Wide Web software. intranet
used to describe any code in any part of a software system or script that is intended to cause undesired effects, security breaches or damage to a system. malicious code
the activity of defrauding an online account holder of financial information by posing as a legitimate company. phishing
software that enables a user to obtain covert information about another's computer activities by transmitting data covertly from their hard drive. spyware
any malicious computer program which is used to hack into a computer by misleading users of its true intent trojan horse
a piece of code that is capable of copying itself and typically has a detrimental effect, such as corrupting the system or destroying data virus
a standalone malware computer program that replicates itself in order to spread to other computers. worm

Connectivity: Telecommunications, Networks, And The Internet Word Scramble

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this word scramble contains the following answers:

Analog Signal
Bandwidth
Baseband
Bridge
Broadband
Broadband Medium
Browser
Bus
Cable modem
Cell
Chat room
Client
Coaxial Cable
Concentrator
Continous Waves
Copyright
Disk server
Distance learning
Domain name
Domain suffix
Earth station
Electromagnetic
E-mail
Extranet
Fiber-optic cable
File server
Firewall
Frequency range
Gateway
Groupware
Home page
Host
Hub
Hybrid topology
Interference
Internet2
Intranet
Mail server
Medium
Metabrowser

Chapter 7-8 Crossword Puzzle

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

A set of rules governing communication between computers on a network Protocol
Systems that are formed by links. Networks
MAN Metropolitan Area Network
Copper cabling used for telephone communications and most Ethernet networks. TPC
EMI Electromagnetic Interference
A group of computers and electronic devices with a common set of rules and procedures administered as a unit. Domain
A collection of workstations and servers on a LAN that are designed to communicate and exchange data with one another. Workgroup
NIC Network Interface Card
IP Internet Protocol
Connects multiple networks that are in geographically separated locations. WAN
Any device that sends and receives information on the network. Host
An always-on service that uses radio signals for transmitting Internet access Line of Sight
A private network that connects remote sites or users together over a public network. VPN
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol DHCP
A technology that is used to transmit and receive multiple signals using different frequencies over one cable. Broadband
AP Access Point
DSL Digital Subscriber Line
Receives data on one port and then sends it out to all other ports. Hub
Protects data and equipment on a network from unauthorized access. Firewall
Regenerates weak signals as its primary purpose Repeater

Telecommunications, Networks, and the Internet Crossword

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the amount of data that can travel over an analog medium bandwidth
A data transmission method in which control bits surround each byte of data asynchronous transmission
A special type of modem that provides fast transmission speeds cable modem
A collection of tiny wires in which data is transmitted from bus
A medium used for carrying information between computers and networks communications medium
A message sent or received remotely over a computer network e-mail
A special type of computer that allows other computers to share its resources file server
special hardware/software that prevents or restricts access to, or from, a network firewall
the simultaneous transmission of information of data in both directions at the same time full-duplex transmission
hardware/software that allows communication between dissimilar networks gateway
A combination of networks having different topologies hybrid topology
A set of codes used to create pages for the World Wide Web HTTP
A computer used to facilitate the sending and receiving of electronic mail messages mail server
A wide-area network limited to a specific geographical area MAN
A type of server that allows multiple users to share the same printer printer server
A set of rules and procedures for exchanging information between network devices and computers protocol
An internet service provider that serves one or more states regional ISP
A computer and its associated storage devices that are accessed remotely over a network by users server
An Internet address for the site a user wants to visit URL
an extra bit added to a byte to ensure there is always either a predetermined even or odd number of bits parity bit