Words in Computer Science
Vocabulary commonly using CS
An area of memory into which data pages are read, modified, and held during processing
Complementary metal-oxide semiconductor
A 1-byte code representing one of 256 potential characters
In UNIX systems (Linux), a long-lived process
- runs unattended to perform continuous or periodic system-wide functions
- Daemons can be triggered automatically for execution of tasks
The properties and internal representation that characterize data
- An error condition in which further process cannot continue because each of two elements of the process is waiting for an action by or a response from the other.
- Unresolvable contention for the use of a resource
An attribute of data representation that reflects how certain multi-octet data is stored in memory.
A device or program used to connect networks or systems with different network architectures. The system can have different
- Network architecture
- security policies