CBA Unit 7 CBA Unit 7 Word Processing

Term Definition
Electronic mail (e-mail) transmission of messages and files using a computer network
Fax a document generated by using a facsimile machine
Internet a vast network of computers linked to one another
Intranet a company's private network of computers
Local Area Network (LAN) a computer network that covers a small area
Network computers that are connected to each other
Online computers that are connected and ready to receive and/or transmit data
Protocol the rules that must be observed for two electronic devices to communicate with each other
Stand alone a computer that is not connected to a network
Telecommunications transmitting information and communicating electronically
Uniform Resource Locator (URL) Internet address that identifies hypertext documents
World Wide Web (WWW) a system of computers that share information by means of links on web pages