- The art of calculating by nine figures and zero. - The art of calculating with any species of notation; as,
the algorithms of fractions, proportions, surds, etc.

Hashing algorithm Hashing algorithm refers to a set of rules that are used to convert a unique key into a memory address in direct file organization.

Spanning tree algorithm (STA) Spanning tree algorithm (STA) is the processes by which bridges identify multiple paths, use the most efficient path, and disable all other paths

Link-state algorithm Link-state algorithm is a method used by routers to determine a packet’s best path. In addition to the number of routers involved

Distance-vector algorithm Distance-vector algorithm is one method of determining the best route available for a packet. Distance-vector protocols count the number of

Algorithm An algorithm is a rule that, if applied appropriately, guarantees a solution to a problem. We can use an algorithm even if we cannot