|1.||(tool)||Shockwave - A program from Macromedia for viewing files created
with Macromedia Director. Shockwave is freely available as
a plug-in for the Netscape Navigator web browser.|
"Shocked" pages that incorporate documents created in Director can usually only be enjoyed by users with an ISDN or faster connection.
|2.||(networking)||shockwave - The propagation of failure, shutdown, meltdown, net overload, or a virus from one network node to another, resulting in a wave of inactivity across the net.|