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Connection Pooling

Connecting to a database server typically consists of several time-consuming steps. A physical channel such as a socket or a named pipe must be established, the initial handshake with the server must...

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Collapsed Backbone

Collapsed Backbone is a networking methodology in which the backbone and switching components are combined into a single device. What is Collapsed Backbone? A networking methodology in which...

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Definition of CODEC in the Network Encyclopedia. What is Codec (in computing)? CODEC, short for compressor/decompressor, is an encoding algorithm used for recording digital audio or video....


Clustering is any technology that enables two or more servers to appear to clients as a single system. Microsoft Cluster Server (MSCS) is a two-node clustering solution included in Microsoft...

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Cable Modem

Cable Modem is a device that allows your computer to access the Internet through dedicated broadband transmission networking services by means of your home cable TV (CATV) connection.