csit mid term

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example of a digital media
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blue ray movies
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a search engine attempts to catalog every webpage by topic through the use of a
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spider
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using the web as a primary user interface to access such applications like google docs is an example of
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cloud computing
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one way newspapers are staying profitable in the online delivery model is to
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charge readers for access to stories
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a _____ network is used when a user wants to make his or her computer and other’s computers available for access
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peer to peer
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it is much easier for users to remember ___ than IP addresses of websites
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domain names
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online newspapers can be delivered through _____ to news readers
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RSS – Rich Site Summary
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in a ___ relationship multiple users are provided with access to a server at the same time
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client/server
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bluetooth is an example of technology used with a ____ area network
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personal
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in an effort to fight illegal downloading of videos and movies, many ____ are working against networks such as BitTorrent
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ISP – Internet Service Providers
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thanks to _____, voice and date traveling together through our telecommunications lines will be seamless
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VoIP – Voice Over IP
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government agencies have not supported cloud computing due to the lack of
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data security
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the ___ has been succesful in promoting legislations that protects its own content
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RIAA – Recording Industry Association of America
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Through ____, non traditional students can complete their coursework from the comofrot of their own home
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distant learning
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personal music videos that combine user-generated photos with audio music are good examples of
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digital convergence
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what is a concern about keeping important documents on cloud base technology
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security
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using ____ technologies, scientist are able to share virtual environments for research within a variety of locations
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internet2
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one reason online content cannot always be trusted is the lack of ___ on the web
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quality control
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a type of connection that provides internet service through phone lines that services of the internet and your phone lines
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DSL
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____ technology may someday replace today’s bar code for identifying items in inventory
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RFID Radio Frequency IDentification
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a web ___ can also be referred to as a customized web home page
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portal
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the most popular search engines are ____ to store information about webpages
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databases
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computer ____ capture(s) the essence of today’s business expectations for knowledge workers within their organizations
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fluency
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Services using DRM technology usually include all of the following restrictions EXCEPT ____
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the length of the songs supported
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Which of the following is true of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act?
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It outlaws the distribution of software meant to crack DRM code.
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One opponent of the DMCA is the ____
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EFF
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The DMCA was drafted and passed by the ____
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United States
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A computer that manages data and produces information often uses a _____ to organize and deliver it.
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database
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Which of the following organizations has been instrumental in fighting piracy through the use of lawsuits and legislation?
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RIAA
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RIAA
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1. to protect intellectual property rights and the First Amendment rights of artists; 2. to perform research about the music industry; 3. to monitor and review relevant laws, regulations and policies.
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DRM
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DRM technologies try to control the use, modification, and distribution of copyrighted works (such as software and multimedia content), as well as systems within devices that enforce these policies
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DMCA
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It criminalizes production and dissemination of technology, devices, or services intended to circumvent measures (commonly known as digital rights management or DRM) that control access to copyrighted works.
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____ communication allows participants to leave messages for each other
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Asynchronous
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As the amount of Internet ____ continue(s) to increase, streaming video and television are becoming commonplace.
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bandwidth
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The ____ oversees the setup, maintenance, and implementation of a network in a business environment.
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system administrator
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Many cities have adopted ____ technology to provide faster Internet speed to their users.
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WiMAX
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A type of connection that provides Internet service through a phone line that services both the Internet and your phone is ____
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DSL
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The Internet uses hardware, software, and ____ that allow(s) different types of networks to communicate.
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protocols

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