Network Computing. Discovery, Communication, and Collaboration. The Internet. The Internet is a global network of computer networks. It links the computing resources of business, government, and educational institutions using a common computer communication protocol. The Internet. Discovery
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Discovery, Communication, and Collaboration
The Internet is a global network of computer networks. It links the computing resources of business, government, and educational institutions using a common computer communication protocol.
The WWW is a vast collection of interconnected pages of information that are stored on computers around the world which are connected to the Internet.
Communication is an interpersonal process of sending and receiving symbols with messages attached to them.
Collaboration refers to the mutual efforts by two or more individuals who perform activities in order to accomplish certain tasks.
A group decision support system is an interactive computer-based system that facilitates the solution of semistructured and unstructured problems by a group of decision makers.
Lotus notes is a Windows-based client/server platform for developing and deploying groupware applications.
The Intranet, or internal Web, is a network architecture designed to serve the internal informational needs of a company using Web concepts and tools.
The extranet is an infrastructure that allows secure communications among business partners.
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