The Shelly Cashman Series® offers the finest textbooks in computer education. This book is our
answer to the many requests we have received from instructors and students for a textbook
that provides a succinct, yet thorough, introduction to computers.
In Discovering Computers: Fundamentals, Fifth Edition, you will find an educationally sound,
highly visual, and easy-to-follow pedagogy that presents a complete, yet to the point, treatment
of introductory computer subjects. Students will finish the course with a solid understanding of
computers, how to use computers, and how to access information on the World Wide Web.
Discovering Computers: Fundamentals, Fifth Edition, covers the same breadth, but with less depth than Discovering Computers 2009: Complete. The text is ideal for use in a short course on computer concepts or in application software courses because of its thorough and concise coverage. Students are guided through the latest trends in computer concepts and technology in an exciting and easy-to-follow format. Updated for currency, this book and the robust Online Companion provide students with the most up-to-date information on the latest technology in today's digital world.
Network Security: A Practical Guide (Computer Weekly Professional) Network Security: a practical guide provides a comprehensive review of network security issues, with relevance to corporate networks, from
both an administrative and user perspective. It is particularly suited to IS executives, administrators and managers who wish to review their own network security procedures or for those...
High Tech/High Touch: Technology and Our Search for Meaning
The one great megatrend of the new millennium. In this important and timely book encompassing the key trends of our time, John Naisbitt, the world's foremost social forecaster and bestselling author, takes us on a compelling and kaleidoscopic tour of our contemporary 'technology immersion' and our accelerated search for meaning. High... Cisco Voice over IP (CVOICE) (Authorized Self-Study Guide) (3rd Edition) Cisco Voice over IP (CVOICE), Third Edition, is a Cisco-authorized, self-paced learning tool for CCVP foundation learning. This book provides you with the knowledge and skills required to plan, design, and deploy a Cisco voice-over-IP (VoIP) network and to integrate gateways and gatekeepers into an enterprise VoIP network. By reading this...
Transport in Laser Microfabrication: Fundamentals and Applications Emphasizing the fundamentals of transport phenomena, this book provides researchers and practitioners with the technical background they need to understand laser-induced microfabrication and materials processing at small scales. It clarifies the laser/materials coupling mechanisms, and discusses the nanoscale confined laser interactions that...