Using Information Technology, Intro / Edition 4

Using Information Technology, Intro / Edition 4

by Stacey C. Sawyer, Brian K. Williams
     
 

ISBN-10: 0072398752

ISBN-13: 9780072398755

Pub. Date: 11/01/2000

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

Using Information Technology Brief,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

Overview

Using Information Technology Brief,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:
9780072398755
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
11/01/2000
Edition description:
4TH
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
8.27(w) x 10.63(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction To Information Technology: Mind Tools for Your Future
1(31)
The Internet & The World Wide Web: Exploring Cyberspace
31(52)
Software: The Power behind the Power
83(58)
Hardware: How to Buy a Multimedia Computer System
141(62)
Telecommunications: Networks & Communications--The "New Story" in Computing
203(32)
E-Commerce, Files, & Databases: Digital Engines for the New Economy
235(28)
The Challenges Of The Digital Age: Society & Information Technology Today
263(18)
The Promises Of The Digital Age: Society & Information Technology Tomorrow
281(20)
Appendix. Systems & Programming: Development, Programming, & Languages 301

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