Carpe Diem Technology Glossary
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Solid-State Drive (SSD): Data storage device that uses non-volatile memory to store data instead of classic Hard Disk Drive (HDD).
Hard Disk Drive (HDD): Electro-mechanical data storage device that uses magnetic storage to store and retrieve digital information.
Operating System (OS): Is the software or main program that is installed on a laptop or desktop and it’s responsible for managing hardware resources in order to allow interaction with the user.
RAM (Random Access Memory): A fundamental part of computers and other technological devices. It is where data is temporarily stored while working with it or with programs that are running.
Microsoft Windows: Is an Operating System that allows the administration of the resources of a computer or other electronic device. When you start the device, it starts working to manage the hardware.
Software: They are the logical components of a computer (intangible). It’s the set of computer programs that allow to run the different tasks in a computer or electronic device.
Hardware: Set of the components that make up the physical part of a computer or electronic device.
Laptop: A computer that is portable and suitable.
Desktop: A computer suitable for use at a table or desk.
CPU (Central Processing Unit): It’s the processor that has the logic circuits that carry out the tasks of a computer.
Display: It’s the screen or monitor.
Gigabyte (GB): Unit of measurement of a memory.