the variety of ways a computer system can store (save) data and information
the legal claim that a business has to names, inventions, and ideas
what a user is currently working on
where the user stores their work when they are finished
something is made up of two parts
8 bits make up a _______
ASCII (American Code for Information Interchange)
a coding scheme to represent characters internally
EBCDIC (Extended Binary coded Decimal Interchange Code)
coding scheme for mainframes that uses a code scheme called Unicode
a concentric band around the disk that is divided into pie shaped wedges called sectors
a very thing flexible magnetic storage disk that rotates inside a square plastic shell (non-volatile)
hard disk drive
a storage device that stores data on rapidly rotating platters with magnetic surfaces (non-volatile)
USB flash/ flash memory/ thumb drive
a technology that is primarily used in memory cards for digital cameras and thumb drives
compact dics (CD)
is an optical disc used to store digital data (non-volatile)
digital versatile disc (DVD)
an optical disc like a CD that can be used for data storage, but more typically used to deliver high-definition movies and sound (non-volatile)
(non-volatile) a high-density optical disc for storing digital media like high-definition videos
(non-volatile, sequential access) an old date storage media packaged on reel-to-reel cartridges like cassette tapes
a series of stacked, spinning hard disk platter connected to one another that divide and replicate data and information to provide more reliable storage
refers to storage of large amounts of data and information
using a hard drive that resides on the internet
Operating systems have their file management systems modeled after what?
OS System Software Hierarchy
file allocation table
What does the acronym FAT mean?
File Array TOC
File Allocation Table
File Array Table
File Allocation TOC
Name a primary storage with no physical movement that can be accessed in any order.
What coding scheme is used by most microcomputers?
What is the table of contents for a disk drive?
In computing, what is best described as where the user works?
Which storage device is a series of stacked platters?
Stacked Mirrored Drives
What storage device is considered the slowest?
What is the newer version of FAT?
What storage device is reel-to-reel?
Cloud Drive (StaaS)
Cloud Drive (SaaS)
What storage device is read sequentially?
What is meant by the variety of ways a computer can save data and information?
Cloud Array Storage
What is the capacity of Cloud Storage?
Physical items like desks, computers, and tractors constitute what in business?
In computing, what is best described as where the user stores their work?
disaster recovery plan
What plan is for a future business catastrophes?
Disaster Recovery Plan
What was the storage capacity of a floppy disk?
What coding scheme do mainframe computers use?
What coding scheme is used for Japanese and Chinese computers?
What is bigger than a Yottabyte?
How many Kilobytes are in a Megabyte?
How many bits in a byte?
a record player arm
A read/write head on a spinning disk is like what?
A record player arm
When data is no longer needed on a daily basis, how is it backed up?
On to sequential tape