Computer Science: An Overview
Now in its eighth edition, this book continues to provide a comprehensive, accessible, and up-to-date introduction to the dynamic field of computer science using a breadth-first approach. The table of contents and the text itself have been revised and expanded to reflect changes in the field, including the trend toward using Web and Internet Technology, the evolution of Objects, and the important growth in the field of databases. Specifically, chapter three from the previous edition has been expanded into two chapters. Chapter three will now only cover Operating Systems and the new chapter four will focus on Networks and the Internet. Anyone interested in gaining a thorough introduction to Computer Science.
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Which search algorithm (sequential or binary) will find the name Gene more
quickly? b. Which search algorithm (sequential or binary) will find the name Alice
more quickly? c. Which search algorithm (sequential or binary) will detect the ...
This is exactly the process followed when playing audio CDs, where the music is
stored as a sequential file sector by sector along one continuous spiraling track.
In the case of disk storage, however, the file would be scattered over different ...
Figure 9.14 A procedure for merging two sequential files procedure MergeFiles (
InputFileA, InputFileB, OutputFile) if (both input files at EOF) then (Stop, with
OutputFile empty) if (InputFileA not at EOF) then (Declare its first record to be its ...
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This book was assigned reading for the opening class to my MSIT. I found it a great refresher for a large part of my original CS degree. It is well put together and fairly easy to read. Lots of useful ... Read full review
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