Glossary of Acronyms
The following acronyms are used in this book. If an acronym is specific to a company, organization, or product, the company, organization, or product name is appended.
2PC two-phase commit
3270 block-mode terminal—IBM
4GL fourth-generation language
ACID atomicity, consistency, isolation, durability (properties of a transaction)
ACMS Application Control and Management System—HP
ACP Airline Control Program—IBM
ADO ActiveX Data Objects—Microsoft
AMD Advanced Micro Devices
ANSI American National Standards Institute
AP application program
API application programming interface
APPC Advanced Program to Program Communication — IBM
AQ Advanced Queuing—Oracle
ARM Advanced RISC Machine – ARM Holdings ...