A microprocessor from AMD that supports the MMX instruction set. The K6 is completely compatible with Intel’s Pentium processors.
Acronym for K Desktop Environment. A network-transparent contemporary desktop environment for UNIX workstations. KDE is part of the free software, or open source, movement, which competes with the more common commercial operating system /desktop platforms on the market. KDE is free to anyone and its source code is available to anyone to modify. Development of […]
Short for kilobyte. When used to decribe data storage, KB usually represents 1,024 bytes. When used to describe data transfer rates, KB represents 1,000 bytes.
Short for thousands (kilo) of lines of code. KLOC is a measure of the size of a computer program. The size is determined by measuring the number of lines of source code a program has. High-level languages such as C++, will compile into more lines of machine code than an assembly language, which is a […]
KPIs, or key performance indicators help organizations achieve organizational goals through the definition and measurement of progress. The key indicators are agreed upon by an organization and are indicators which can be measured that will reflect success factors. The KPIs selected must reflect the organization’s goals, they must be key to its success, and they […]
Short for the phrase knowledge, skills, and abilities.