Using Information Technology / Edition 4

Using Information Technology / Edition 4

by Brian K. Williams, Sarah E. Hutchinson, Stacey C. Sawyer
     
 

Using Information Technology,4/e integrates solid,practical coverage of communications and the Internet/WWW throughout while covering the fundamental computing concepts surrounding the digital age including software,hardware,data,people,and procedures.

The 4/e incorporates the strong running themes listed below,all centered around educating today's consumer and

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Using Information Technology,4/e integrates solid,practical coverage of communications and the Internet/WWW throughout while covering the fundamental computing concepts surrounding the digital age including software,hardware,data,people,and procedures.

The 4/e incorporates the strong running themes listed below,all centered around educating today's consumer and demonstrating how the changing world of technology has such a major influence on our lives and the decisions we make with regard to the challenges faced as well as the endless promises that lie ahead. 5integrated running themes key to creating a savvy,internet consumer include: 1) How to Buy/Maintain a PC 2) The Nuts and Bolts of a PC 3) How to Select an Internet Service Provider (ISP) and Getting Connected 4) How to Be a Smart Internet Consumer 5) Ethical Issues Related to Protecting Your Identity from Getting Stolen

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072398038
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
01/28/2001
Edition description:
4TH
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.06(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction to Information Technology: Your Digital World
Chapter 2 The Internet & the World Wide Web: Exploring Cyberspace
Chapter 3 Application Software: For Your Productivity and Creativity
Chapter 4 System Software: The Power behind the Power
Chapter 5 Hardware: The CPU & Storage: How to Buy a Multimedia Computer System
Chapter 6 Hardware: Input &Output: Taking Charge of Computing & Communications
Chapter 7 Networks & Communications: The "New Story" in Computing
Chapter 8 Files, Databases, & E-Commerce: Digital Engines for the New Economy
Chapter 9 The Challenges of the Digital Age: Society &Information Technology Today
Chapter 10 The Promises of the Digital Age: Society &Information Technology Tomorrow
Chapter 11 Information Systems: Information: Information Management & Systems Development
Appendix A: Software Development: Programming & Languages
Appendix B: More About the Boot Process

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