A Dictionary of Computer Science, 7th Edition (A. Butterfield, G. Ngondi, A. Kerr)
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A Dictionary of Computer Science, 7th Edition Author: A. Butterfield, G. Ngondi, A. Kerr Pub Date: 2016 ISBN: 978–0–19–968897–5 Pages: 608 Language: English Format: PDF/EPUB Size: 15 Mb Comprehensive Coverage of the Latest Developments in Computing Previously named A Dictionary of Computing, this bestselling dictionary has been renamed A Dictionary of Computer Science, and fully revised by a team of computer specialists, making it the most up-to-date and authoritative guide to computing available. Containing over 6,500 entries and with expanded coverage of multimedia, computer applications, networking, and personal computer science, it is a comprehensive reference work encompassing all aspects of the subject and is as valuable for home and office users as it is indispensable for students of computer science. Terms are defined in a jargon-free and concise manner with helpful examples where relevant. The dictionary contains approximately 150 new entries including cloud computing, cross-site scripting, iPad, semantic attack, smartphone, and virtual learning environment. Recommended web links for many entries, accessible via the Dictionary of Computer Science companion website, provide valuable further information and the appendices include useful resources such as generic domain names, file extensions, and the Greek alphabet. This dictionary is suitable for anyone who uses computers, and is ideal for students of computer science and the related fields of IT, maths, physics, media communications, electronic engineering, and natural sciences.
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