Type
Word Search
Description

bandwitch
proxy server
firewall
hub
switch
latency
dns
mail
distance
speed
ethernet
wifi
request
download
upload
backbone
client
server
isp
router
computer
Device

Computer Networks Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Technology Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A client software program that runs against a Web server or other Internet server and enables a user to navigate the World Wide Web (WWW) to access and display data. Browser
A part of a computer system or network that is designed to block unauthorized access while permitting outward communication. Firewall
The combination of typeface and other qualities, such as size, pitch, and spacing. Font
A word or group of words that act as a way to cross reference to other documents or files on the computer. Link
A device that feeds data into a computer, such as a keyboard or mouse. Input
Any computer-generated information displayed on screen, printed on paper or in machine readable form, such as disk and tape. Output
Usually comprises the display device, circuitry, casing, and power supply. Monitor
Sending an email, posting photos on a social media site and using your webcam. Upload
An error, flaw, failure, or fault in a computer program or system that causes it to produce an incorrect or unexpected result or to behave in unintended ways. Bug
Usually consists of eight bits. Byte
The exclusive right, as recognized separately in each country, to publish and sell literary, artistic, or musical materials. Copyright
copy (data) from one computer system to another, typically over the Internet. Download
The collection of physical parts of a computer system. Hardware
A software system that links topics on the screen to related information and graphics, which are typically accessed by a point-and-click method. Hypertext
A measure of the amount of computational work that a computer system performs. Load

Chapter 6 - Networks Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Networking Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Computer Puzzle Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Blog
Browser
Domainame
Download
DVD
Email
FireWall
Flash Memory
FlashDrive
HardDrive
Internet
IP
ISP
Login
Macro
Malware
NetWork
Offline
Online
Password
PC
Printer
Program
Ram
Server
Social Network
SoftWare
URL
USB
Website

Information Technology Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

architecture
browser
cloudcomputing
database
datawarehouse
desktop
dvd
erp
ethernet
fddi
firewall
hardware
headset
hostedservice
infostructure
infrastructure
input
interface
keyboard
lan
laptop
mainframe
man
monitor
network
output
portal
printer
process
protocol
router
scanner
smartphone
software
speakers
spreadsheet
storage
stylus
switch
tablet
tcpip
topology
touchscreen
trackball
twan
usbstick
wan
wordprocessor

connecting to the internet Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

hardware
protocol
wifi
firewall
data
application
network
byte
ip address
data packets
circuit switching
WAN
fibre-optics
local area network
LAN
bandwidth
digital
router
connect
internet
internet service provider

Network and Internet technologies Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Allows mobile devices to connect quickly to the internet and it is connected without cables Wi-Fi
A high-speed connection to the internet. Broadband
Total amount of data that can be transferred from one point to another Bandwidth
Electronic transmission of information that has been created digitally through various devices like smartphone and laptop Digital Communication
Resources from different computers in different location instead of using resources for one single computer Grid computing
A company that has a permanent, fast connection to the internet. ISP
A blog that contains video content. Vlog
Using storage, software and othe resources from remote servers on a network through the internet. Cloud computing
Transmission of a file from one computer system to another. Downloading
Moving digital files from your computer and placing it to a central server. Uploading
The list of web pages a user has visited recently History
Transmission of voice and multimedia content over Internet Protocol VoIP

Internet Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Digital Technology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

computer resources must be ready for use by authorized users when needed availability
keep information protected from unauthorized disclosure or viewing confidentiality
process of converting data into a secret code for transmission over a public network cryptography
separate two or more parts of a network to control data exchange between each other firewall
prevent data from being modified or tampered with integrity
rate at which a processor can complete a processing cycle clock speed
data sent to your computer by a Web server that records your actions on a certain Web site cookie
code made up of numbers separated by three dots that identifies a particular computer on the Internet IP address
computer network limited to a small area such as an office building, university, or even a residential home LAN
main circuit board of your computer and is also known as the mainboard or logic board motherboard
each motherboard has a collection of chips and controllers known as _____ chipset
external device that provides input and output for the computer (e.g. keyboard, mouse) peripheral
memory containing hardwired instructions that the computer uses when it boots up, before the system software loads ROM
protocol used for sending e-mail over the Internet using a set of commands that authenticate and direct the transfer of electronic mail SMTP
hardware or software that acts as a bridge between two networks so that data can be transferred between a number of computers gateway