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IT Career JumpStart: An Introduction to PC Hardware, Software, and Networking by Randy Muller, Joey Alpern, Naomi J. Alpern

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Appendix B

Common Acronyms

Acronym Meaning
10GE 10 Gigabit Ethernet
ACE Access Control Entry
ACK Acknowledgment
ACL Access Control List
AD DS Active Directory Domain Services
AGP Accelerated Graphics Port
AMD Advanced Micro Devices
ANSI American National Standards Institute
API Application Programming Interface
ARP Address Resolution Protocol
ARPA Advanced Research Projects Agency
ARPANET Advanced Research Projects Agency Network
ASCII American Standard Code for Information Interchange
ASMP Asymmetric Multiprocessing
ATA Advanced Technology Attachment
BIOS Basic Input/Output System
bps bits per second
Bps bytes per second
CD Change Directory
CD compact disc
CDFS Compact Disc File System
CD-R Compact ...

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