Synopses & Reviews
Study more effectively and improve your performance at exam time with this comprehensive guide. Written to work hand-in hand with DISCOVERING COMPUTERS 2011: COMPLETE, 1st Edition, this user-friendly guide includes a wide variety of learning tools to help you master the key concepts of the course.
The perfect way to prepare for exams and get the grade you want! Includes easy access to key learning objectives for each chapter, outlines of key sections, self-test questions, and sets of problems similar to those in the text and the Test Bank, but with
About the Author
Gary B. Shelly wrote and published his first computer education textbook in 1969. More than twenty million copies of Shelly Cashman Series' textbooks have been sold. Gary and a talented group of contributing authors have produced books on computer programming, computer concepts, and application software that are the leading textbooks in the computer technology market today. Gary has hosted the annual Shelly Cashman Institute, a week-long training event focusing on the latest topics in technology, for the past 34 years.
Table of Contents
1. Introduction to Computers. 2. The Internet and World Wide Web. 3. Application Software. 4. The Components of the System Unit. 5. Input. 6. Output. 7. Storage. 8. Operating Systems and Utility Programs. 9. Communications and Networks. 10. Database Management. 11. Computer Security and Safety, Ethics, and Privacy. 12. Information System Development. 13. Programming Languages and Program Development. 14. Enterprise Computing. 15. Computer Careers and Certification.