Brian Cryer's Glossary of IT Terms with Links
- 1. Component Object Model. Defined by Microsoft.
For more information see:
- www.microsoft.com/com/about.asp - Provides a brief overview of COM and COM-based technologies.
- 2. Computer Output on Microfilm.
- 3. One of the top level domain names on the Internet's domain name system (.com). It is short for commercial, and was intended to indicate a commercial domain name for commercial organisations - but that is not enforced. It is pronounced as "dot com".