Business Terms and Jargon Explained
What is BIOS
This is the basic input/output system and is found on every computer. When you switch your computer on, the BIOS tells the computer where to find everything it needs, such as the operating system.
Once your computer is up and running the BIOS runs in the background helping the operating system talk to devices, such as your monitor and keyboard.
© Crown Copyright. Material taken from www.itsafe.gov.uk. Reproduced under the terms and conditions of the Click-Use Licence.
<- Go Back
Business Terms Home page
Search Jargon and Terms Database
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N
O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Term created / updated 2007-01-28 23:58:45
Knowledge is the key to success. That is why we have gone to great lengths to get you these business terms and jargon, and explain them in Plain English. Its very easy to comprehend. Learn to understanding and know your business jargon. This will keep you informed among your peers. Bookmark Your business dictionary.
Copyright © 2004-2019 Scopulus Limited. All rights reserved.