130 Abbreviations
1. IBM International Business Machine
2. ENIAC Electronic Numerical Integrator and Calculator
3. EDVAC E...
46. RAM Random Access Memory
47. ROM Read Only Memory
48. PROM Programmable Read Only Memory
49. EPROM Erasable Programmab...
95. DBA Data Base Administrator
96. DSS Decision Support System
97. DTP Desktop Publishing
98. DASD Direct Access Storage ...
144. TSR Terminate and Stay resident
145. ULS User Location Service
146. URL Uniform Resource Locator
147. USB Universal B...
Abbreviations
A…………………………….
AI Artificial Intelligence
ASCC Automatic Sequence Controlled Calculator
ALGOL Algorithmic Lan...
D…………………………….
DOS Dick Operating System
DIMM Dual Inline Memory Module
DBMS Data Base Management System
DP Data Processing...
H…………………………….
HTML Hyper Text Markup Language
HTTP Hyper Text Transfer Protocol
HDD Hard Disk Drive
HGA Hercules Graphics ...
NLQ Near Letter Quality
O…………………………….
OCR Optical Character Reader
OS Operating System
OLE Object Linking and Embedding
OO...
T…………………………….
TBU Tape Backup Unit
TCP/IP Transmission Control protocol/Internet Protocol
TAS Telephone Access Server
TB T...
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  1. 1. 130 Abbreviations 1. IBM International Business Machine 2. ENIAC Electronic Numerical Integrator and Calculator 3. EDVAC Electronic Discrete Variable Automatic Computer 4. UNIVAC Universal Automatic Computer 5. IC Integrated Circuit 6. GUI Graphical User Interface 7. CLI Command Line Interface 8. AI Artificial Intelligence 9. CPU Central Processing Unit 10. ASCC Automatic Sequence Controlled Calculator 11. EDSAC Electronic Delayed Storage Automatic Computer 12. MANIAC Mathematical Analysis Numerical Integrator and Computer 13. GEC General Electric Company 14. NCR National Cash Register 15. ICL International Computers Limited 16. LSI Large Scale Integrated Circuits 17. VLSI Very Large Scale Integrated Circuits 18. SUPER-VLSI Super-Very-Large Scale Integrate Circuits 19. PC personal Computer 20. KIPS Knowledge Information Processing System 21. CDC Control Data Corporation 22. KB Kilo Bytes 23. MB Mega Bytes 24. GHz Mega Hertz 25. GHz Giga hertz 26. FLOPS Floating – Point Operations per Second 27. WWW World Wide Web 28. FORTRAN Formula Translation 29. BASIC Beginner’s All purpose Symbolic Instruction Code 30. COBOL Common Business Oriented Language 31. ALGOL Algorithmic Language 32. PROLOG Programming in Logic 33. RPG Report Program Generator 34. PL/1 programming Language 35. APL A Programming Language 36. EDP Electronic Data Processing 37. CU Control Unit 38. ALU Arithmetic Logic Unit 39. IOU Input/Output Unit 40. DOS Dick Operating System 41. MICR Magnetic Ink Character Reader 42. OCR Optical Character Reader 43. VDE Voice Data Entry Terminal 44. RD Read 45. WR Write
  2. 2. 46. RAM Random Access Memory 47. ROM Read Only Memory 48. PROM Programmable Read Only Memory 49. EPROM Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory 50. EEPROM Electrically Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory 51. SID Serial Input Data 52. SOD Serial Output Data 53. UART Universal Asynchronous Receiver Transmission 54. SCSI Small Computer System Interface 55. USB Universal Serial Bus 56. SCT Cathode Ray Tube 57. VDU Video Display Unit 58. LED Light Emitting Diode 59. LCD Liquid Crystal diode 60. COM Computer Output on a Micro-Film 61. CD-ROM Compact Disk Read Only Memory 62. CD-R Compact Disk Recordable 63. CD-RW Compact Disk Rewritable 64. GB Giga Byte 65. SIMM Single Inline Memory Module 66. DIMM Dual Inline Memory Module 67. CCD Charge Couple - Devices 68. LASER Light Amplification by the stimulated Emission of Radiation 69. BCD Binary – Coded 70. EBCDIC Extended Binary Coded Decimal Instruction Code 71. ASCII American standard code for Information Interchange 72. SOP Sum - of - Product 73. POS Product - of - Sum 74. K-Map Karnaugh Map 75. DBMS Data Base Management System 76. OS Operating System 77. TOS Tape Operating System 78. BOS Basic Operating System 79. NDD Norton Disk Doctor 80. NAV Norton Anti Virus 81. LSB Least Significant Bit 82. MSB Most Significant Bit 83. ATM Automatic Teller Machine 84. BMP Bit – Maped 85. BPS Bits per Second 86. BBS Bulletin – Board System 87. CAD Computer – Aided Design 88. CBT Computer Based Training 89. CIO Chief Information Officer 90. CISC Complex Instruction Set Computer 91. CUA Common User Access 92. CASE Computer Aided Software Engineering 93. CSMA/CD Carrier Sense Multiple Access/ Collision Detection 94. DP Data Processing
  3. 3. 95. DBA Data Base Administrator 96. DSS Decision Support System 97. DTP Desktop Publishing 98. DASD Direct Access Storage device 99. E-mail Electronic Mail 100. E-Time Exeution Time 101. EDO Enhance Data Output 102. DVD Digital Video Disk 103. EFT Electronic Fund Transfer 104. EDI Electronic Data Interchange 105. EISA Extended Industry Standard Architecture 106. E-money Electronic Money 107. EGA Enhanced Graphics Adaptor 108. Fax Facsimile 109. EIS Executive Information System 110. FAQ Frequently Asked Question 111. FAT File Allocation Table 112. I/O Input/Output 113. I-time Instruction Time 114. IRM Information Resource Management 115. ISP Internet Service Provider 116. ISDN Integrated Service Digital Network 117. LAN Local Area Network 118. MPP Massively parallel Processing 119. MIDI Musical Instrument Digital Interface 120. MCA Micro Channel Architecture 121. MIPS Millions Instructions per Second 122. Modem Modulator - Demodulator 123. NII National Information Infrastructure 124. NIC National Interface Card 125. OLE Object Linking and Embedding 126. OOP Object Oriented Programming 127. PCI Peripheral Component Interconnect 128. PDF Portable Document format 129. PDA Personal Digital Assistant 130. PIN Personal Identification Number 131. POP Point of Presence 132. POP Post Office Protocol 133. RISC Reduce Instruction Set Computer 134. SCSI Small Computer System Interface 135. SRAM Static Random Access Memory 136. DRAM Dynamic Random Access Memory 137. SDRAM synchronous Dynamic Random Access Memory 138. TBU Tape Backup Unit 139. TCP/IP Transmission Control protocol/Internet Protocol 140. TAS Telephone Access Server 141. TB Tera Byte 142. TAN Tiny Area Network 143. TPI Tracks per Inch
  4. 4. 144. TSR Terminate and Stay resident 145. ULS User Location Service 146. URL Uniform Resource Locator 147. USB Universal Bus 148. UPS Uninterruptible power Supply 149. VDT Video Display terminal 150. VGA Video Graphics Array 151. UPC Universal Product Code 152. VRAM Video Random Access Memory 153. VL-Bus Vesa Local Bus 154. WAIS Wide Area Information server 155. WAN Wide Area Network 156. WORMMDISK Write Once Read Many Disk 157. WYSIWYG What You See Is What You Get 158. 3GL Third – Generation Language 159. BIT Binary Integer 160. HTML Hyper Text Markup Language
  5. 5. Abbreviations A……………………………. AI Artificial Intelligence ASCC Automatic Sequence Controlled Calculator ALGOL Algorithmic Language APL A Programming Language ALU Arithmetic Logic Unit ASCII American standard code for Information Interchange ATM Automatic Teller Machine Detection ANSI American National Standard Institute At Advance Technology B……………………………. BASIC Beginner’s All purpose Symbolic Instruction Code BIOS Basic Input Output System BCD Binary – Coded BPS Bits per Second BMP Bit – Maped BBS Bulletin – Board System BIT Binary Integer BOS Basic Operating System C……………………………. CDC Control Data Corporation CLI Command Line Interface or CUI Character User Interface CPU Central Processing Unit COM Computer Output on a Micro-Film CCD Charge Couple - Devices CD-ROM Compact Disk Read Only Memory CD-R Compact Disk Recordable CD-RW Compact Disk Rewritable CCD Charge Coupled - Devices CD-ROM Compact Disk Read Only Memory CD-R Compact Disk Recordable CD-RW Compact Disk Rewritable CSMA/CD Carrier Sense Multiple Access/ Collision CAD Computer – Aided Design CBT Computer Based Training CIO Chief Information Officer CISC Complex Instruction Set Computer CUA Common User Access CASE Computer Aided Software Engineering COBOL Common Business Oriented Language CU Control Unit CGA Color Graphics Adapter COM Computer Output on Microfilm CMOS Complementary Metal-Oxide Semiconductor CRT Cathode Ray Tube
  6. 6. D……………………………. DOS Dick Operating System DIMM Dual Inline Memory Module DBMS Data Base Management System DP Data Processing DBA Data Base Administrator DSS Decision Support System DTP Desktop Publishing DASD Direct Access Storage device DRAM Dynamic Random Access Memory DVD Digital Video Disk E……………………………. ENIAC Electronic Numerical Integrator and Calculator EDVAC Electronic Discrete Variable Automatic Computer EDSAC Electronic Delayed Storage Automatic Computer EPROM Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory EEPROM Electrically Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory EAPROM Electrically Alterable Programmable Read Only Memory EDP Electronic Data Processing E-mail Electronic Mail E-Time Execution Time EDO Enhance Data Output EFT Electronic Fund Transfer EDI Electronic Data Interchange EISA Extended Industry Standard Architecture E-money Electronic Money EGA Enhanced Graphics Adaptor EBCDIC Extended Binary Coded Decimal Instruction Code EIS Executive Information System F……………………………. FDD Floppy Disk Drive FLOPS Floating – Point Operations per Second FORTRAN Formula Translation Fax Facsimile FAQ Frequently Asked Question FAT File Allocation Table G……………………………. GHz Mega Hertz GHz Giga hertz GEC General Electric Company GUI Graphical User Interface GB Giga Byte GWBASIC Gee Whiz BASIC
  7. 7. H……………………………. HTML Hyper Text Markup Language HTTP Hyper Text Transfer Protocol HDD Hard Disk Drive HGA Hercules Graphics Adapter I……………………………. IBM International Business Machine IC Integrated Circuit ICL International Computers Limited IOU Input/Output Unit I/O Input/Output ISP Internet Service Provider ISDN Integrated Service Digital Network I-time Instruction Time IRM Information Resource Management K……………………………. KIPS Knowledge Information Processing System KB Kilo Bytes K-Map Karnaugh Map L……………………………. LSI Large Scale Integrated Circuits LED Light Emitting Diode LCD Liquid Crystal diode LAN Local Area Network LSB Least Significant Bit LASER Light Amplification by the stimulated Emission of Radiation M……………………………. MB Mega Bytes MDA Monochrome Display Adapter MANIAC Mathematical Analysis Numerical Integrator and Computer MPP Massively parallel Processing MIDI Musical Instrument Digital Interface MCA Micro Channel Architecture MIPS Millions Instructions per Second Modem MOdulator - DEModulator MICR Magnetic Ink Character Reader MSB Most Significant Bit MS-DOS MicroSoft Disk Operating System N……………………………. NCR National Cash Register NAV Norton Anti Virus NII National Information Infrastructure NIC National Interface Card NDD Norton Disk Doctor
  8. 8. NLQ Near Letter Quality O……………………………. OCR Optical Character Reader OS Operating System OLE Object Linking and Embedding OOP Object Oriented Programming P……………………………. PROLOG Programming in Logic PC Personal Computer RPG Report Program Generator PL/1 Programming Language ROM Read Only Memory PROM Programmable Read Only Memory PCI Peripheral Component Interconnect PDF Portable Document format PDA Personal Digital Assistant PIN Personal Identification Number POP Point of Presence POP Post Office Protocol R……………………………. RISC Reduce Instruction Set Computer RD Read WR Write RAM Random Access Memory RGB Read-Green-Blue ROM Read Only Memory S……………………………. SUPER-VLSI Super-Very-Large Scale Integrate Circuits SID Serial Input Data SOD Serial Output Data SCSI Small Computer System Interface SCT Cathode Ray Tube SOP Sum - of - Product POS Product - of - Sum SCSI Small Computer System Interface SRAM Static Random Access Memory SDRAM synchronous Dynamic Random Access Memory SIMM Single Inline Memory Module SQL Structured QueryLanguage SSI Small Scale Integration SVGA Super Video Graphics Array
  9. 9. T……………………………. TBU Tape Backup Unit TCP/IP Transmission Control protocol/Internet Protocol TAS Telephone Access Server TB Tera Byte TAN Tiny Area Network TPI Tracks per Inch TSR Terminate and Stay resident TOS Tape Operating System TV Tele Vision U……………………………. ULS User Location Service URL Uniform Resource Locator USB Universal Bus UPS Uninterruptible power Supply UPC Universal Product Code UNIVAC Universal Automatic Computer UART Universal Asynchronous Receiver Transmission USB Universal Serial Bus V……………………………. VLSI Very Large Scale Integrated Circuits VDT Video Display terminal (Monitor) VDU Video Display Unit (Monitor) VGA Video Graphics Array VRAM Video Random Access Memory VL-Bus Vesa Local Bus VDE Voice Data Entry Terminal W……………………………. WWW World Wide Web WAIS Wide Area Information server WAN Wide Area Network Extra Word……………………………. XT Extended Technology 3GL Third – Generation Language Designed by: Shakeel Ahmed

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