The smallest unit of data in computing represented by a 1 in binary.
A unit of data containing 8 bits.
A number system that contains two symbols, 0 and 1. Also known as base 2.
A table of data that links a character to a number. This allows the computer system to convert text into binary. Examples are ASCII and Unicode
A method of reducing file sizes, particularly in digital media such as photos, audio and video.
A set of rules for how messages are turned into data packets and sent across networks.
A network where each node is connected to a central switch
The structure, or arrangement, of a network.