Understanding Computers: Today And Tomorrow, Comprehensive by Deborah MorleyUnderstanding Computers: Today And Tomorrow, Comprehensive by Deborah Morley

Understanding Computers: Today And Tomorrow, Comprehensive

byDeborah Morley, Charles S. Parker

Paperback | January 28, 2014

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Understanding Computers: Today and Tomorrow gives your students a classic introduction to computer concepts with a modern twist! Known for its emphasis on industry insight and societal issues, this text makes concepts relevant to today's career-focused students and has increased emphasis on mobile computing and related issues such as mobile commerce and mobile security.
Deborah Morley has authored more than ten popular computer textbooks, including UNDERSTANDING COMPUTERS: TODAY AND TOMORROW and UNDERSTANDING COMPUTERS IN A CHANGING SOCIETY. Professor Morley earned her B.S. and M.S. degrees in Business Information Systems from California State University, Fresno. Today, she offers more than ten years ...
Title:Understanding Computers: Today And Tomorrow, ComprehensiveFormat:PaperbackDimensions:752 pages, 10.7 × 8.4 × 1 inPublished:January 28, 2014Publisher:Course TechnologyLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1285767276

ISBN - 13:9781285767277

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction to the World of Computers.2. The System Unit: Processing and Memory.3. Storage.4. Input and Output.5. System Software: Operating Systems and Utility Programs.6. Application Software.7. Computer Networks.8. The Internet and the World Wide Web.9. Network and Internet Security.10. Multimedia and the Web.11. E-Commerce.12. Information Systems and System Development.13. Program Development and Programming Languages.14. Databases and Database Management Systems.15. Computer Security and Privacy16. Intellectual Proper Rights, Ethics, Health, Access and the EnvironmentReferences and Resources Guide.Glossary.