Computer Science: An Overview
Now in its ninth edition, this book continues to provide acomprehensive, accessible, and up-to-date introduction to the dynamicfield of computer science using a breadth-first approach. This bookpresents an introductory survey of computer science. It explores thebreadth of the subject while including enough depth to convey anhonest appreciation for the topics involved. The new edition includesreorganization of some key material for enhanced clarity (SoftwareEngineering and Artificial Intelligence chapters), new and expandedmaterial on Security and Data Abstractions, more on ethics anddifferent ethical theories in Chapter 0. Anyone interested in gaining athorough introduction to Computer Science.
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-o server), and the other machines were programmed to play the role of clients
that sent print requests to the print server. Another early application of the client/
server model was used to reduce the cost of disk storage while also removing the
transferred to the search engine where a customized Web page identifying
documents of possible interest is constructed (a server-side activity) and sent
back to the client. There are numerous systems for performing client- and server-
Another preventative tool that has filtering Connotations is the proxy server. A
proxy server is a software unit that acts as a intermediary between a client and a
server with the goal of shielding the client from adverse actions of the server.
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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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