Computers are Your Future Complete

Computers are Your Future Complete

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For courses in Computer Concepts, Introduction to Computers, Computer Literacy/MIS, CIS, Computer Science, and Business. This introduction to computers is noted for its lucid explanations of computing concepts, practical application of technology theory, and emphasis on the historical and societal impacts of technological innovations. It features integrated coverage of computer information systems, networking, email, and the Internet. Very visual with extensive end-of-chapter material, this best-selling text will cover everything your students need to learn in a computer concepts course. Note: The previous edition was under the author name - Pfaffenberger.show more

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  • Paperback | 592 pages
  • 216 x 275 x 16mm | 1,191g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • International edition
  • 0131273191
  • 9780131273191

Table of contents

1. Computers, the Web and You. Spotlight 1: Ethics. 2. System Software: The Operating Environment. 3. Application Software: Tools for Productivity. Spotlight 2: Microsoft Office. 4. Inside the System Unit. 5. Input/Output and Storage. Spotlight 3: File Management. 6. Networks: Communicating and Sharing Resources. 7. The Internet and World Wide Web. 8. Wired and Wireless Communications. Spotlight 4: Buying and Upgrading Your Computer System. 9. E-Commerce, Privacy and Security. 10. Databases and Information Systems. 11. Systems Analysis and Design. Spotlight 5: Multimedia and Virtual Reality. 12. Programming Languages and Program Development. 13. Careers and Certification. 14. Enterprise Computing. Spotlight 6: Emerging Technologies. Acronym Finder. Glossary. Illustration Credits. Index.show more