Business / Internet Marketing / Intranet: Intranets are private networks, usually maintained by corporations for internal communications, which use Internet -- usually web -- protocols, software and servers. They are relatively cheap, fast, and reliable networking and information warehouse systems that link offices around the world. They make it is easy for corporate users to communicate with one another, and to access the information resources of the Internet.
Technology / Aviation / Firewall: A fire-resistant bulkhead that isolates the engine from other parts of an airplane's structure. MORE
Technology / Computers / Internet Service Provider (ISP): A company that provides access to the Internet. For a monthly fee, the service provider gives you a software package, username, password and access phone number. Equipped with a modem, you can then lo MORE