IT Jargon Explained

IT Jargon Explained M

Mbps (Megabits per second) A measurement of speed when referring to data transfer or bandwidth.

Mobile Device Management (MDM) Software that manages and supports mobile devices across numerous platforms including company-owned and employee-owned BYOD (Bring Your Own Device)

Megabyte (MB) A unit of storage capacity – there are 1024 kilobytes in a MB.

Mobile communications Mobile communications let you operate without the need for a fixed phone line giving your business greater operations flexibility, faster customer responsiveness and savings in staff time. Connecting your phone to a laptop computer lets you send, receive and access business information wherever you are, creating a ‘virtual office’.

Modem (modulator/demodulator) A device that enables computer signals to travel over phone lines. Modems come in different speeds. Low speed modems can be sufficient for simple e-mails but if you intend to use and download information from the Internet then you should usually go for the fastest modem you can afford – ideally a fast 56 k-bit modem.

MP3 A music file format.

MPEG A video file format.

Multimedia Applications combining the use of more than one media, i.e. data, voice and video.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>