Computer Confluence, Concise / Edition 5

Computer Confluence, Concise / Edition 5

by George Beekman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0130661872

ISBN-13: 9780130661876

Pub. Date: 03/28/2002

Publisher: Pearson Education

The concise edition of Computer Confluence combines three information sources—an illustrated book, a multimedia CD-ROM, and an up-to-the-minute Companion Website—to explore the promises and challenges of information technology, its effect on businesses, people, society, and the future. Topics covered in this edition include Computer Currents,…  See more details below

Overview

The concise edition of Computer Confluence combines three information sources—an illustrated book, a multimedia CD-ROM, and an up-to-the-minute Companion Website—to explore the promises and challenges of information technology, its effect on businesses, people, society, and the future. Topics covered in this edition include Computer Currents, Hardware Basics, Revolution in Writing, and Networking and Communication. For professionals in the information technology field.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130661876
Publisher:
Pearson Education
Publication date:
03/28/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
8.26(w) x 10.82(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents

Read Me.
1. Computer Currents: From Calculation to Connection.
2. Hardware Basics: Inside the Box.
3. Hardware Basics: Peripherals.
4. Software Basics: The Ghost in the Machine.
5. Computer Applications: Software Tools.
6. Networking and Telecommunication.
7. From Internet to Information Infrastructure.
8. Computer Security and Risks.
9. Information Age Issues: Inventing the Future.
Correlation Guide to the ACM Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct.
The Concise Computer Consumer's Guide.
Glossary.

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