(CACM) A monthly publication by the Association for Computing Machinery sent to all members. CACM is an influential publication that keeps computer science professionals up to date on developments. Each issue includes articles, case studies, practitioner oriented pieces, regular columns, commentary, departments, the ACM Forum, technical correspondence and advertisements.
- Communication software
noun any software program that allows computers to connect to one another using the modem and telephone line Usage Note computing
- Communications port
hardware, communications A connector for a communications interface, usually, a serial port. (1996-08-04)
noun 1. an artificial earth satellite that facilitates communications, as radio, television, and telephone transmissions, by means of the reflection or the amplification and retransmission of signals between stations on earth or in space. noun 1. an artificial satellite used to relay radio, television, and telephone signals around the earth, usually in geostationary orbit
- Communications server
operating system IBM’s rebranding of ACF. (1999-01-20)