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Page depth

What does page depth mean? Page depth is a measurement that indicates the average number of page views per session. It shows how many individual web pages users click on on a homepage. Page operators can find the corresponding value for different time periods, for example, at Google Analytics...

SaaS4KMU

Behind the term SaaS4KMU is a SaaS solution that offers SMEs in particular a variety of different advantages. Since the software is provided by an external provider, many additional requirements can be waived in the using company. For example, the using company does not have to invest in an...

Safari

What is Safari? Safari is the name of the Internet browser of the Californian company Apple. It is preinstalled on all of the company’s devices – i.e. on the iPhone, the iPad and all computers with the Mac OS operating system. A version intended for Windows still exists in...

Safe Harbor

What does Safe Harbor mean ? Safe Harbor was the name of an agreement between the EU and the USA that was valid until 2015. It regulated the transfer of personal data and was subject to severe criticism since the NSA scandal in 2013. The European Court of Justice...

Salesfunnel

As an important core concept in digital marketing, a constructed sales model helps find people who will benefit from the product or service. The description of a Salesfunnels “sales funnel” comes from the fact that the concept is relatively open at the top to create buzz or generate clicks,...

SaltStack

SaltStack is a configuration and management software and remote execution module based on the Python scripting language and available as open source software. The tool is oriented on the so-called “Infrastucture as a Code” (IAAC) approach. It is mainly used for the provision and management of Cloud services and...

Scamming

The term “Scamming” or“scam” is of English origin and translated into the German language means something like cheating. The term Scamming refers to criminal methods used by criminals to deceive gullible and naive people into transferring sums of money to them. The so-called “scammers”, as the people who carry...

Scraping

What does Scraping mean ? Scraping is used to extract data from web pages. A webScraping software can access the World-Wide-Web directly via the Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) or via a web browser. While Scraping can be performed manually by a software user, the term usually refers to automated...

Screen Real Estate

Screen Real Estate refers to the entirety of the screen space physically available to display content or, for example, a user interface. Loosely translated, the term means “valuable plot of screen”. This is intended to make an additional factor clear. It is not only about how much screen is...

Scriptkiddie

Scriptkiddie is a mostly pejorative term for less experienced hackers who try to gain access to networks using existing scripts. Characteristically, Scriptkiddies do no programming of their own. They use existing programs, for example, to make an impression among friends or in hacker communities. What is a Scriptkiddie? In...

Scroll navigation

What is page navigation? Written documents or image galleries that have more than one page must be numbered consecutively. This is similar to a book or an illustrated book in the offline area. To be able to browse through the online documents, page navigation is used. These are clickable...

Scrollmap

The better webmasters understand how visitors behave on their website, which areas they look at and which they disregard, the better a website can be optimized for users. One tool for analyzing visitor behavior is the so-called Scrollmap. What is a Scrollmap? A Scrollmap is an analysis tool that...

Scrum

The term Scrum is used to describe a method of agile software development. The method is based on the largely autonomous self-organization of the individual teams and daily meetings to record the progress of the project and plan new activities. What distinguishes the Scrum method? Scrum represents a type...

Scrum Board

What is a Scrum board? A Scrum board is a visual display that tracks projects and their progress in either a physical or virtual format. The board is divided into vertical categories that display the progress of a time-based project called a sprint. Events such as sprint planning, sprint...

Scrum Master

What is a Scrum Master? A Scrum Master is an entity that is responsible for ensuring that the Scrum process runs smoothly. The master is in close contact with the development team, but is not part of the team itself. This is to ensure a certain degree of objectivity...

Security Misconfiguration

Security Misconfiguration is defined as not implementing all security controls for a server or web application, or implementing security controls but having them flawed or incomplete. What a company considers a secure environment actually has dangerous gaps or flaws that put the company and users of a App or...