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Chapter 8 Acronyms

Computer Repair and Maintenance Chapter 8 Acronyms

LAN Local Area Network
WAN Wide Area Network
WLAN Wireless Local Area Network
PDA Personal Digital Assistant
TSP Telecommunication Service Provider
bps Bits Per Second
kbps Kilobites Per Second
Mbps Megabites Per Second
DSL Digital Subscriber Line
MAC Media Access Control
NIC Network Interface Card
DHCP Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol
DNS Domain Name System
IP Internet Protocol
APIPA Automatic Private Internet Protocol Addressing
IPX/SPX Internetwork Packet Exchange/Sequenced Packaged Exchange
NetBEUI NetBIOS Extended User Interface
HTTP Hypertext Transfer Protocol
WWW World Wide Web
IETF Internet Engineering Task Force
FTP File Transfer Protocol
SSH Secure Socket Host
POP Post Office Protocol
IMAP Internet Message Access Protocol
SMTP Simple Mail Transfer Protocol
ICMP Internet Control Message Protocol
Ping Packet Internet groper
UTP Unshielded twisted-pair
STP Shielded Twisted-pair
EMI Electromagnetic Interface
RFI Radio Frequency Interface
CSMA/CD Carrier Sense Multiple Access with Collision Detection
MSAU Multistation Access Unit
FDDI Fiber Distributed Data Interface
IEEE Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers
ISO International Organization for Standardization
IRTF Internet Research Task Force
ANSI American National Standards Institute
Wi-Fi Wireless Fidelity
DoD Department of Defense
OSI Open Systems Interconnect
TCP Transmisson Contol Protocol
UDP User Datagram Protocol
RIP Routing Information Protocol
ARP Address Resolution Protocol
PDU Protocol Data Units
IRQ Interrupt Request
DUN Dial Up Network
PPP Point-to-Point Protocol
AT Attention characters
POTS Plain Old Telephone System
BRI Basic Rate Interface
PRI Primary Rate Interface
BISDN Broadband Integrated Services Digital Network
ISDN Integrated Services Digital Network
ADSL Asymmetrical Digital Subscriber Line
HDSL High Data Rate Digital Subscriber Line
SDSL Symmetrical Digital Subscriber Line
VDSL Very High Data Rate Digital Subscriber Line
IDSL ISDN Digital Subscriber Line
PLN Power Line Networking
PLT Power Line Telecoms
ISP Internet Service Provider
VoIP Voice Over Internet Protocol
PSTN Public Switched Telephone Network
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