(tel´net) (n.) A terminal emulation program for TCP/IP networks such as the Internet. The Telnet program runs on your computer and connects your PC to a server on the network. You can then enter commands through the Telnet program and they will be executed as if you were entering them directly on the server console. This enables you to control the server and communicate with other servers on the network. To start a Telnet session, you must log in to a server by entering a valid username and password. Telnet is a common way to remotely control Web servers.
In computer technology, the name Tempest originated with the U.S. military in the 1960s as the name of a classified study of the security of telecommunications devices that emit electromagnetic radiation (EMR). Every electronic, electro-optical or electromechanical device gives off some type of electromagnetic signals, whether or not the device was designed to be a […]
- Texas Instruments
A large electronics company that has contributed considerably to the computer revolution. In 1958, a TI researcher named Jack Kilby demonstrated the first integrated circuit (IC), and in 1967, TI introduced the first handheld calculator. Today, TI’s core business is in producing semiconductors.
- Texas Instruments Graphics Architecture (TIGA)
A high-resolution graphics specification designed by Texas Instruments. Unlike other graphics standards, TIGA does not specify a particular resolution or number of colors. Instead, it defines an interface between software and graphics processors. Programs written for TIGA, therefore, should be able to run on future systems that conform to the TIGA standard, regardless of resolution […]
- Text For Banner
Text For Banner or Text Banner is a setting commonly found on broadband router firmware. A “text banner” is a message a user can set that is displayed when someone logs in to the router. Text banners usually include a message to indicate that unauthorized access is prohibited. See “Common Router Settings” in the Quick […]
- The Green Grid
A U.S.-based global consortium that is dedicated to developing and promoting energy efficiency for data centers. The Green Grid works with end-users, technology providers and governments around the world to create standards for more efficient use of energy in data centers.