Computer Science Enterprise Computing Acronyms

Bespoke software – written for a customer's specific needs
scope – in what part of the program the variable exists
indicates the page title – <title></title>
Web Publishing (Uploading/FTPing) – Transferring the web page file(s) to the web server
Shortcut to play a PowerPoint presentation – F5
NameError – These errors almost always mean that you have used a variable before it has a value.
A computer is an electronic machine which… – is programmed in a computer language
is controlled by programs which tell it exactly what to do
How many recursive calls to the fib method shown below would be made from an original call to fib(4)? (Do not count the original call)public int fib(int n) { // assumes n >= 0 if (n
Input Stream – The sequence of characters received from an input device
Object-oriented design – A software design method that models the characteristics of abstract or real objects using classes and
objects.
What are the two things computers understand? – Computers consist of switches and can only understand two things; on and off. Binary is used to communicate with computers as 0=off and 1=on
Parallel Data Transmission – When several bits of data are sent down several wires at the same time.
program counter – contains the address of the next instruction executed
Hоw mаny recursive cаlls tо the fib methоd shown below would be mаde from an original call to fib(4)? (Do not count the original call)public int fib(int n) { // assumes n >= 0 if (n
Class – A software blueprint for implementing objects of a given type.
What is SMTP? – protocol for amail between servers. either POP (transfer) or IMAP (gives copy)
Sprint Task LIst – a list of small steps to accomplish breaking down a user story from backlog
CSMA/CD – Carrier sense multiple access/Collision detection

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