Notes on Computer organization and design
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Chapter 1: Computer abstractions and technology
- Desktop computer: A computer designed for use by an individual, usually incorporating a graphics display, a keybord, and a mouse.
- Server: A computer used for running larger programs for multiple users, often simultaneously, and typically accessed only via a network.
- Supercomputer: A class of computers with the highest performance and cost.
- Embedded computer: A computer inside another device used for running one predetermined application or collection of software.