Synopses & Reviews
Using Information Technology, 6/e covers the fundamental computing concepts that are part of the digital age, including software, hardware, data, people, and procedures along with expanded coverage on Security and ethics. The text centers on educating today's technology consumer, using themes of ethics, the Internet, and communications to demonstrate how the changing world of technology influences our lives and the decisions we make.
About the Author
Stacey Sawyer has been a co-author on editions 2 through 5 of this successful product, as well co-authoring Using Information Technology. Sarah Hutchinson has been a co-author on all editions of this product as well as the Advantage Series. Both authors are well-recognized names with a history of success in the CIT market.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1Introduction to Information Technology: Your Digital World
Chapter 2The Internetandthe World Wide Web: Exploring Cyberspace
Chapter 3Application Software: For Your Productivity and Creativity
Chapter 4 System Software: The Power behind the Power
Chapter 5Hardware: The CPUandStorage: How to Buy a Multimedia Computer System
Chapter 6Hardware: Input &Output: Taking Charge of ComputingandCommunications
Chapter 7NetworksandCommunications: The “New Story” in Computing
Chapter 8Files, Databases,andE-Commerce: Digital Engines for the New Economy
Chapter 9The Challenges of the Digital