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AC Alternating Current
ACPI Advanced Configuration and Power Interface
ACT Activity
ADSL Asymmetrical Digital Subscriber Line
AGP Accelerated Graphics Port
AMD Advanced Micro Devices
AMR Audio Modem Riser
APIPA Automatic Private Internet Protocol Addressing
APM Advanced Power Management
ARP Address Resolution Protocol
ASR Automated System Recovery
AT Advanced Technology
ATA Advanced Technology Attachment
ATAPI Advanced Technology Attachment Packet Interface
ATM Asynchronous Transfer Mode
ATX Advanced Technology Extended
BIOS Basic Input/Output System
BNC British Naval Connector
BTX Balanced Technology Extended
CD Compact Disc
CDFS Compact Disc File System
CD-ROM Compact Disc-Read Only Memory
CD-RW Compact Disc-Rewriteable
CFS Central File System
CMOS Complementary Metal-Oxide Semiconductor
COMx Communication Port (x = port #)
CPU Central Processing Unit
CRT Cathode-Ray Tube
DAC Discretionary Access Control
DB-9 9-pin D Shell Connector
DB-25 Serial Communications D-shell Connector, 25 pins
DC Direct Current
DDOS Distributed Denial of Service
DDR Double Data-Rate
DDR RAM Double Data-Rate Symmetric Dynamic Random Access Memory
DDR SDRAM Double Data-Rate Symmetric Dynamic Random Access Memory
DFS Distributed File System
DHCP Dynamic Host Cofiguration Protocol
DIMM Dual Inline Memory Module
DIN Deutsche Industrie Norm
DIP Dual Inline Package
DLP Digital Light Processing
DLT Digital Linear Tape
DMA Direct Memory Access
DMZ Demilitarized Zone
DNS Domian Name Service
DOS Denial Of Service
DPMS Display Power Management Signaling
DRAM Dynamic Random Access Memory
DSL Digital Subscriber Line
DVD Digital Video Disc
DVD-R Digital Video Disc-Recordable
DVD-RAM Digital Video Disc-Random Access Memory
DVD-ROM Digital Video Disc-Read Only Memory
DVD-RW Digital Video Disc-Rewriteable
DVI Digital Visual Interface
ECC Error Correction Code
ECP Extended Capabilities Port
EEPROM Electrically Erasable Programmable Read-Only Memory
EFS Encrypting File System
EIDE Enhanced Integrated Drive Electronics
EMI Electromagnetic Interference
EMP Electromagnetic Pulse
EPP Enhanced Parallel Port
EPROM Erasable Programmable Read-Only Memory
ERD Emergency Repair Disc
ESD Electrostaic Discharge
EVDO Evolution Data Optomized
EVGA Extended Video Graphics Adapter
FAT File Allocation Table
FAT12 12-Bit File Allocation Table
FAT16 16-Bit File Allocation Table
FAT32 32-Bit File Allocation Table
FDD Floppy Disc Drive
Fn Function
FPM Fast Page Mode
FQDN Fully Qualified Domain Name
FTP File Transfer Protocol
Gb Gigabit
GB Gigabyte
GDI Graphics Device Interface
GHz Gigahertz
GPS Global Positioning System
GSM Global System for Moblie Communication
GUI Graphical User Interface
HAL Hardware Abstraction Layer
HCL Hardware Compatability List
HDD Hard Drive Disc
HDMi High Definition Media Interface
HPFS High Preformance File System
HTML Hypertext Markup Language
HTTP Hypertext Transfer Protocol
HTTPS Hypertext Transfer Protocol Over Secure Sockets Layer
ICMP Internet Control Message Protocol
ICR Intelligent Character Recognition
IDE Integrated Drive Electronics
IEEE Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
IIS Internet Information Server
IMAP Internet Mail Access Protocol
I/O Input/Output
IP Internet Protocol
IPCONFIG Internet Protocol Configuration
IPP Internet Printing Protocol
IPSEC Internet Protocol Security
IPX Internetwork Packet Exchange
IPX/SPX Internetwork Packet Exchange/Sepuenced Packet Exchange
IR Infrared
IrDA Infrared Data Association
IRQ Interrupt Request
ISA Industry Standard Architecture
ISDN Integrated Services Digital Network
ISO Industry Standards Orginization
ISP Internet Service Provider
JBOD Just a Bunch of Discs
Kb Kilobit
KB Kilobyte
LAN Local Area Network
LBA Logical Block Adressing
LC Lucent Connector
LCD Liquid Crystal Display
LDAP Lightweight Directory Access Protocol
Led Light Emmiting Diode
Li-on Lithium-Ion
LPD/LPR Line Printer Daemon/Line Printer Remote
LPT Line Printer Terminal
LPT1 Line Printer Terminal 1
LVD Low Voltage Differential
MAC Media Access Control
MAPI Messaging Application Programming Interface
MAU Media Access Unit
Mb Megabit
MB Megabyte
MBR Mater Boot Record
MBSA Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer
MFD Multifunction Device
MFP Multifunction Product
MHz Megahertz
MicroDIMM Micro Dual Inline Memory Module
MIDI Musical Instrument Digital Interface
MIME Multipurpose Internet Mail Extension
MLI Multiple Link Interface
MMC Microsoft Management Console
MMX Multimedia Extensions
MP3 Moving Pictures group Layer 3 audio
MP4 Moving Pictures Group Layer 4
MPEG Moving Pictures Experts Group
MSCONFIG Microsoft Configuration
MSDS Material Saftey Data Sheet
MUI Multiligual User Interface
NAC Network Access Control
NAS Network-Attached Storage
NAT Network Adress Translation
NETBIOS Networked Basic Input/Output System
NETBEUI Network Basic Input/Output System Extended User Interface
NIC Network Interface Card
NiCd Nickle Cadmium
NiMH Nickle Metal Hydride
NLX New Low-Profile Extended
NNTP Network News Transfer Protocol
OCR Optical Character Recognition
OEM Original Equipment Manufacturer
OS Operating System
PAN Personal Area Network
PATA Parallel Advanced Technology Attachment
PC Personal Computer
PCI Peripherial Component Interconnect
PCIe Peripherial Component Interconnect Express
PCIX Peripherial Component Interconnect Extended
PCL Printer Control Language
PCMIA Personal Computer Memory Card International Association
PDA Personal Digital Assistant
PGA Pin Grid Array
PGA2 Pin Grid Array 2
PIN Personal Identification Number
PKI Public Key Infrastructure
PnP Plug and Play
POP3 Post Office Protocol 3
POST Power on Self Test
POTS Plain Old Telephone Service
PPP Point-to-Point Protocol
PPTP Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol
PRI Primary Rate Interface
PROM Programable Read-Only Memory
PS/2 Personal System/2 Connector
PSTN Public Switched Telephone Network
PSU Power Supply Unit
PVC Permanent Virtual Circuit
PXE Preboot Execution Enviroment
QoS Quality of Service
RAID Redundant Array of Inexpensive Discs
RAM Ramdom Access Memory
RAS Remote Access Service
RDRAM RAMBUS Dynamic Random Access Memory
RF Radio Frequency
RFI Radio Frequency Interferance
RGB Red Green Blue
RIMM RAMBUS Inline Memory Module
RIP Routing Information Protocol
RIS Remote Installation Service
RISC Reduced Instruction Set Computer
RJ Registered Jack
RJ-11 Registered Jack Function 11
RJ-45 Registered Jack Function 45
RMA Returned Materials Authorization
ROM Read Only Memory
RS-232 Recommended Standard 232
RTC Real-Time Clock
SAN Storage Area Network
SATA Serial Advanced Technology Attachment
SC Subscription Channel
SCP Secure Copy Protection
SCSI Small Computer Systems Interface
SCSI ID Small Computer Systems Interface Identifier
SD Card Secure Digital Card
SDRAM Symmetric Dynamic Random Access Memory
SEC Single Edge Connector
SFC System File Checker
SGRAM Synchronous Graphics Random Access Memory
SIMM Single Inline Memory Module
SLI Scalable Link Interface
S.M.A.R.T. Self-Monitoring, Analysis, and Reporting Technology
SMB Server Message Block
SMTP Simple Mail Transport Protocol
SNMP Simple Network managment Protocol
SoDIMM Small Outline Dual Inline Memory Module
SOHO Small Office/Home Office
SP Service Pack
SP1 Service Pack 1
SP2 Service Pack 2
SP3 Service Pack 3
SP4 Service Pack 4
SPIDIF Sony-Phillips Digital Interface Format
SPGA Staggered Pin Grid Array
SPX Sequenced Package Exchange
SRAM Static Random Access Memory
SSH Secure Shell
SSID Service Set Identifier
SSL Secure Sockets Layer
ST Straight Tip
STP Shielded Twisted Pair
SVGA Super Video Graphics Array
SXGA Super Extended Graphics Array
TB Terabyte
TCP Transmission Control Protocol
TCP/IP Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol
TDR Time Domain Relflectometer
TFTP Trivial File Transfer Protocol
UAC User Account Control
UART Universal Asynchronous Reciever Transmitter
UDF User-Defined Functions
UDMA Ultra Direct Memory Access
UDP User Datagram Protocol
UNC Universal Naming Convention
UPS Uninterruptible Power Supply
URL Uniform Resource Locator
USB Universal Serial Bus
USMT User State Migration Tool
UTP Unshielded Twisted Pair
UXGA Ultra Extended Graphics Array
VESA Video Electronics Standards Association
VFAT Virtual File Allocation Table
VGA Video Graphics Array
VoIP Voice Over Internet Protocol
VPN Virtual Private Network
VRAM Video Random Access Memory
WAN Wide Area Network
WAP Wireless Application Protocol
WEP Wired Equivanlent Privacy
WIFI Wireless Fidelity
WINS Windows Internet Name Service
WLAN Wireless Local Area Network
WPA Wireless Protected Access
WUXGA Wide Ultra Extended Graphics Array
XGA Extended Graphics Array
ZIF Zero Insertion Force
ZIP Zigzag Inline Package
SECC Single Edge Contact Cartridge
Modem Modulator-Demodulator
IT Information Technology
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