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The Dictionary of Computer Science, Engineering, and Technology by Philip A. Laplante
  

The Dictionary of Computer Science, Engineering, and Technology

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The Dictionary of Computer Science, Engineering, and Technology by Philip A. Laplante

A complete lexicon of technical information, the Dictionary of Computer Science, Engineering, and Technology provides workable definitions, practical information, and enhances general computer science and engineering literacy. It spans various disciplines and industry sectors such as: telecommunications, information theory, and software and hardware systems. If you work with, or write about computers, this dictionary is the single most important resource you can put on your shelf. The dictionary addresses all aspects of computing and computer technology from multiple perspectives, including the academic, applied, and professional vantage points. Including more than 8,000 terms, it covers all major topics from artificial intelligence to programming languages, from software engineering to operating systems, and from database management to privacy issues. The definitions provided are detailed rather than concise. Written by an international team of over 80 contributors, this is the most comprehensive and easy-to-read reference of its kind. If you need to know the definition of anything related to computers you will find it in the Dictionary of Computer Science, Engineering, and Technology.

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Publication date

21st December 2000

Author

Philip A. Laplante

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Publisher

CRC Press Inc an imprint of Taylor & Francis Inc

Format

Hardback
560 pages

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ISBN

9780849326912

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