Essay about Business Information System

10116 Words Jan 15th, 2012 41 Pages
Chapter 6
Telecommunications, the Internet and Wireless Technology

Student Objectives

1. Describe the components of telecommunications networks and identify key networking technologies. 2. Evaluate transmission media and the types of networks available to organizations. 3. Demonstrate how the Internet and Internet technology work and how they support communication and e-business. 4. Identify and describe the principal technologies and standards for wireless networking, communication, and Internet access. 5. Assess the business value of radio frequency identification and wireless sensor networks.

Chapter Outline

6.1 Telecommunications and Networking in Today’s Business World

Networking and Communication
…show more content…
|Personal digital assistants (PDAs), 213 |
|Bus topology, 198 |Protocol, 195 |
|Cable Internet connections, 201 |Radio frequency identification (RFID), 217 |
|Cell phone, 200 |Ring topology, 198 |
|Chat, 204 |Router, 193 |
|Coaxial cable, 199 |RSS, 212 |
|Digital subscriber line (DSL), 201 |Search engines, 209 |
|Domain name, 201 |Search engine marketing, 210 |
|Domain name systems (DNS), 201 |Semantic Web, 211 |
|E-mail, 204 |Shopping bots, 211 |
|Fiber-optic cable,

Related Documents