Short for Comprehensive Perl Archive Network, a collection of Internet archives that is a resource for material related to the Perl programming language. CPAN includes:
A listing of Perl modules and their source code
Documentation for Perl and Perl modules
Distributions of Perl
Information about Perl and module authors
Hints for programming in Perl
Guidelines for submitting material to CPAN.
Short for cost-per-click, an Internet marketing formula used to price online advertisements. Advertisers will pay Internet publishers based on the number of clicks a specific ad gets.
(pronounced as separate letters) Short for customer premises equipment, communications equipment that resides on the customer’s premises (i.e., it is owned or leased by the customer).
Short for cost per order, CPO is the total cost of your marketing campaign divided by the number of orders received for the campaign. The CPO is used to determine the cost spent to acquire a customer.
- CPU Socket
Motherboards are subcategorized by the type of processor socket they have. The processor socket (also called a CPU socket) is the connector on the motherboard that houses a CPU and forms the electrical interface and contact with the CPU. Processor sockets use a pin grid array (PGA) where pins on the underside of the processor […]
- CPU time
The amount of time the CPU is actually executing instructions. During the execution of most programs, the CPU sits idle much of the time while the computer fetches data from the keyboard or disk, or sends data to an output device. The CPU time of an executing program, therefore, is generally much less than the […]