Pronounced at sign or simply as at, this symbol is used in e-mail addressing to separate the user��s name from the user��s domain name, both of which are necessary in order to transmit e-mails. For example, the e-mail address [email protected] indicates that the user named webmaster receives e-mail “at,” or “@,” the definithing.com domain.
Short for Extensible Media Commerce Language, an XML-based REL proposed by RealNetworks and then abandoned.
- an Enterprise Application
Enterprise application, enterprise app, enterprise software, and finally, enterprise application software (EAS) are all commonly used phrases to describe applications — or software — that a that a business would use to assist the organization in solving enterprise problems. What is an Enterprise Application? Enterprise application, enterprise app, enterprise software, and finally, enterprise application software […]
- A Proxy Server
Proxy servers can dramatically improve performance for groups of users. They can also be used to filter requests. A proxy server, in a general sense of the term proxy, is a stand-in server. In a network, a proxy server is the entity that sits between corporate client machines and the Internet. For example, it may […]
- an OEM Company
OEM is somewhat of a misleading term for a company that has a special relationship with computer and IT producers. This article explains the role of an OEM company and the OEM business model. OEM (pronounced as separate letters) is short for original equipment manufacturer. OEM is somewhat of a misleading term for a company […]
- a MAC Address
Tips on how to find a MAC address, Identifying Unknown Devices, DHCP and more. When you think about networking, IP addresses are probably the first things that come to mind. But there’s another type of network address called a MAC address that actually forms the foundation upon which IP address communication is built, at least […]