Glossary Section "J" ( Definitions )
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JANET Joint Academic Network.
A university network in the U.K. In recent years, with the advent of higher speed links,
renamed to "Super-JANET."
Java An object-oriented
programming language developed at Sun Microsystems to solve a number of problems in modern
programming practice. The Java language is used extensively on World-Wide Web,
particularly for applets.
jitter The slight movement of
a transmission signal in time or phase that can introduce errors and loss of
synchronization for high-speed synchronous communications.
jpeg Joint Photographic
Experts Group The committee that designed the photographic image compression standard.
Typically used for digital images that are color or gray scale.
JUNET Japan UNIX Network.
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