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Allows Wi-Fi devices to connect to a wired network

Wireless Access Point

Allows Wi-Fi devices to connect to a wired network

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Wireless Access Point

Network topology in a shape of a ring

Ring Network

Network topology in a shape of a ring

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Ring Network

Used in LAN, MAN and WAN

Ethernet

Used in LAN, MAN and WAN

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Ethernet

Provides functionality for other programs or devices

Server

Provides functionality for other programs or devices

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Server

Provides functionality for other programs or devices

Server 2

Provides functionality for other programs or devices

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Server 2

Structured to recognize relations between stored items

Relational Database

Structured to recognize relations between stored items

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Relational Database

A large high-speed computer

Mainframe

A large high-speed computer

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Mainframe

Forwards data packets between computer networks

Router

Forwards data packets between computer networks

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Router

A high level of performance computer

Super-computer

A high level of performance computer

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Super-computer

Forwards data packets to an appropriate part of the network

Switch

Forwards data packets to an appropriate part of the network

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Switch

Protection from unauthorized access

Firewall

Protection from unauthorized access

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Firewall

Communication linkage

Comm-Link

Communication linkage

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Comm-Link

Server that shares hardware and software resources with multiple users

Virtual Server

Server that shares hardware and software resources with multiple users

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Virtual Server

Central storage and management of data files between multiple computers

File Server

Central storage and management of data files between multiple computers

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File Server

Small server appliance that works like a server

Micro Webserver

Small server appliance that works like a server

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Micro Webserver

Machine for printing text or pictures

Printer

Machine for printing text or pictures

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Printer

Printer for printing vector graphics

Plotter

Printer for printing vector graphics

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Plotter

All-in-one printer, copier, scanner and fax machine

Multi Function Machine

All-in-one printer, copier, scanner and fax machine

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Multi Function Machine

Scans images, printed text, handwriting or an object into a digital image

Scanner

Scans images, printed text, handwriting or an object into a digital image

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Scanner

Machine that makes exact copies of something

Copier

Machine that makes exact copies of something

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Copier

Used to transmit scans

Fax Machine

Used to transmit scans

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Fax Machine

Optical device that projects an image or videos

Projector

Optical device that projects an image or videos

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Projector

Optical device that projects an image or videos

Projector 2

Optical device that projects an image or videos

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Projector 2

Optical device that projects an image or videos

Projector 3

Optical device that projects an image or videos

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Projector 3

Surface and support structure used for displaying projection

Project Screen

Surface and support structure used for displaying projection

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Project Screen

Surface and support structure used for displaying projection

Project Screen 2

Surface and support structure used for displaying projection

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Project Screen 2

A device that connects two LANs, or two segments of the same LAN

Bridge

A device that connects two LANs, or two segments of the same LAN

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Bridge

Allows multiple computers to communicate with each other

Hub

Allows multiple computers to communicate with each other

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Hub

Transmit data over telephone or cable lines

Modem

Transmit data over telephone or cable lines

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Modem

Router without wire

Wireless Router

Router without wire

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Wireless Router

Uninterruptible power supply

UPS

Uninterruptible power supply

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UPS

Asynchronous transfer mode switch

ATM Switch

Asynchronous transfer mode switch

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ATM Switch

Asynchronous transfer mode switch

ATM Switch 2

Asynchronous transfer mode switch

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ATM Switch 2

Permits two or more users to conduct a conversation

Telephone

Permits two or more users to conduct a conversation

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Telephone

A mobile phone that performs many functions of a computer

Smart Phone

A mobile phone that performs many functions of a computer

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Smart Phone

A mobile phone that performs many functions of a computer

Smart Phone 2

A mobile phone that performs many functions of a computer

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Smart Phone 2

Telephone that transmit and receive visual image

Video Phone

Telephone that transmit and receive visual image

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Video Phone

A telephone

Phone

A telephone

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Phone

A mobile phone

Cellphone

A mobile phone

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Cellphone

Device for recording visual images

Camera

Device for recording visual images

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Camera

Device for recording moving images

Video Camera

Device for recording moving images

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Video Camera

Store and transfer media files

External Media Drive

Store and transfer media files

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External Media Drive

End user of a system

User

End user of a system

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User

Servers or datacenters on the Internet

Cloud

Servers or datacenters on the Internet

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Cloud

A structure with a roof and walls

Building

A structure with a roof and walls

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Building

To secure something

Lock

To secure something

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Lock

Personal computer

PC

Personal computer

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PC

Display screen of a computer

Monitor

Display screen of a computer

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Monitor

Input device for typing

Keyboard

Input device for typing

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Keyboard

Input device for moving cursors

Mouse

Input device for moving cursors

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Mouse

Collection of data, programs

File

Collection of data, programs

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File

Collection of data, programs

File 2

Collection of data, programs

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File 2

A man standing

Standing Man

A man standing

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Standing Man

A woman standing

Standing Woman

A woman standing

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Standing Woman

A working person

Working Person

A working person

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Working Person

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