networking

Definitions

Commerce

  • noun a working method where employees work at home on computer terminals, and send the finished material back to the central office by email
  • noun the practice of keeping in contact with former colleagues, school friends, etc., so that all the members of the group can help each other in their careers

Computing

  • noun the working or organisation of a network
  • noun the process of interconnecting two or more computers either in the same room or different buildings, in the same town or different towns, allowing them to exchange information

Information & Library Science

  • noun the act of linking computers so that users can exchange information or share access to a central store of information

Media Studies

  • noun the process or practice of building up or maintaining informal relationships, especially with people whose friendship could bring advantages such as job or business opportunities
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