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IT Acronyms at your Fingertips

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API, Application Programmer Interface
AWS, Amazon Web Services
BYOA, Bring Your Own Apps
BYOC, Bring Your Own Cloud
BYON, Bring Your Own Network
BYOI, Bring Your Own Identity
BYOE, Bring Your Own Encryption
IoT, Internet of Things


MDM, Mobile Device Management
PCI DSS, Payment Card Industry Data
Security Standard





SaaS, Software as a Service
SDN, Software Defined Network
SLA, Service Level Agreement
VDI, Virtual Desktop Infrastructure
VM, Virtual Machine

Quick Reference, over 3000 IT acronyms
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Acronym
10 GbE
100GbE
10HD busy period
1170
121
1xRTT
2D barcode

Meaning
10 gigabit Ethernet
100 Gigabit Ethernet
10-high-day busy period
UNIX 98
one-to-one
Single-Carrier Radio Transmission Technology
two-dimensional barcode

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips

3270
3BL
3-D
3G
3PL
3Vs
40GbE
4-D printing
4G
7W
8-VSB
A.I.
A/m, Oe, oersted
A+
AA
AAA
AAA server
AAR
AARP
AAUI
ab W
abA
ABAP
ABB
ABBH
ABC
abC
abend
abF
abH
ABM
ABP
abS
abV
ABVS
ABVS

Information Display System
triple bottom line
three dimensions or three-dimensional
third generation of mobile telephony
third-party logistics
volume, variety and velocity
40 Gigabit Ethernet
four-dimensional printing
fourth-generation wireless
seven wastes
8-level vestigial sideband
Airborne Internet
ampere per meter
A Plus
modem lights
authentication, authorization, and accounting
authentication, authorization, and accounting
Apple Authorized Reseller
AppleTalk Address Resolution Protocol
Apple attachment unit interface
abohm
abampere
Advanced Business Application Programming
activity-based budgeting
average bouncing busy hour
activity-based costing
abcoulomb
abnormal end
abfarad
abhenry
activity-based management
Microsoft Exchange Address Book Policy
absiemens
abvolt
Automated Best Value System
automated best value system

consistency. and durability access control list Association for Computing Machinery accountable care organization Advanced Configuration and Power Interface attenuation-to-crosstalk ratio Application Compatibility Toolkit America's Carriers Telecommunications Association Automatic Coin Telephone System Automatic Coin Telephone System all commodity volume Active Directory Certificate Services Active Directory domain Active Directory forest Active Directory tree Alesis Digital Audio Tape automated data collection analog-to-digital conversion qutomated data entry automatic document feed ActiveX Data Objects Automatic Data Processing Inc. automatic data processing adaptive differential pulse-code modulation alternate data stream Analog Display Services Interface Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line ADSTAR Distributed Storage Management Advanced Encryption Standard .IT Acronyms at your Fingertips abW AC-3 ACD ACeS ACF2 or CA-ACF2 ACH ACH fraud ACID ACL ACM ACO ACPI ACR ACT ACTA ACTS ACTS ACV AD CS AD domain AD forest AD tree ADAT ADC ADC ADE ADF ADO ADP ADP ADPCM ADS ADSI ADSL ADSM AES abwatt Dolby Digital Automatic Call Distributor Asia Cellular Satellite System Access Control Facility Automated Clearing House Automated Clearing House fraud atomicity. isolation.

pixie dust or antiferromagnetically-coupled Automated Fingerprint Identification System atomic force microscopy Advanced Function Printing Andrew file system agile applet Accelerated Graphics Port Accelerated Hub Architecture American Health Information Management Association Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality average handle time Artificial Intelligence Artificial Intelligence roBOt American Institute of Certified Public Accountants automatic identification Automatic Identification and Data Capture Audio Interchange File Format application integration middleware agile infrastructure for manufactured systems Advanced Intelligent Network advanced intelligent tape Advanced Interactive eXecutive Asynchronous JavaScript and XML Army Knowledge Online access list Application Link Enabling application lifecycle management Automated License Plate Recognition alternate newsgroup arithmetic-logic unit Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud Amazon Elastic MapReduce Amazon Flexible Payments Service .IT Acronyms at your Fingertips AES/EBU AET AF AFC AFIS AFM AFP AFS aglet AGP AHA AHIMA AHRQ AHT AI AIBO AICPA AID AIDC AIFF AIM AIMS AIN AIT AIX Ajax AKO AL ALE ALM ALPR alt. ALU Amazon EC2 Amazon EMR Amazon FPS Audio Engineers Society/European Broadcasting Union advanced evasion technique audio frequency or a.f.

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips Amazon S3 AMD AMD-V AMI AMI AMIA AML AMPS AMR AMR AMR AMT AMTOR AMU or amu ANI animated GIF ANQP ANSI AoE AOI AOP AOSP AP AP Apache Hadoop YARN APAR API APICS APIPA APL APM APM APO APO AppBlast APPC Amazon Simple Storage Service Advanced Micro Devices AMD virtualization Amazon Machine Image advanced metering infrastructure American Medical Informatics Association anti-money laundering software Advanced Mobile Phone Service ambulatory medical record automated meter reading Audio/Modem Riser or AMR slot advanced manufacturing technology amateur teleprinting over radio atomic mass unit Automatic Number Identification Graphics Interchange Format Access Network Query Protocol American National Standards Institute ATA over Ethernet automated optical inspection aspect-oriented programming Android Open Source Project Adaptive Planning accounts payable Yet Another Resource Negotiator authorized program analysis report application program interface American Production and Inventory Control Society Automatic Private IP Addressing a programming language application performance monitoring application portfolio management advanced planning and optimization Advanced Planner and Optimizer Project AppBlast Advanced Program-to-Program Communication or LU 6.2 .

1 ASP ASP Apple Volume Purchase Program Apple Worldwide Developers Conference Advanced Peer-to-Peer Networking advanced product quality planning advanced planning and scheduling advanced persistent threat accounts receivable augmented reality Asynchronous Ruby and XML American Registry of Internet Numbers Arista Extensible Operating System Archive Robert Jung Address Resolution Protocol Advanced Research Projects Agency average revenue per user or average revenue per unit automatic repeat request American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 American Radio Relay League autonomous system IBM iSeries. AS/400e. eServer iSeries/400 Applicability Statement 1 Applicability Statement 2 AcceleratedSAP American Standard Code for Information Interchange agile software development Adaptive Server Enterprise Apache Software Foundation American Society of Heating. and Air-Conditioning Engineers application-specific integrated circuit Audio Stream Input/Output address space layout randomization advanced shipping notice Abstract Syntax Notation One authorized service provider application service provider . Refrigerating.IT Acronyms at your Fingertips Apple VPP Apple WWDC APPN APQP APS APT AR AR ARAX ARIN Arista EOS ARJ ARP ARPA ARPU ARQ ARRA ARRL AS AS/400 AS1 AS2 ASAP ASCII ASD ASE ASF ASHRAE ASIC ASIO ASLR ASN ASN.

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips ASP ASP+ ASPI ASPI driver ASPIC ASQ ASR ASRS ASSP AST ASTM ASUG ATA ATA ATA ATAPI ATE ATE ATL ATM ATO ATP ATR ATS ATSC ATU-R ATV ATVEF AUI AUP AV AVA AVI file AVL AVL AWG Active Server Page ASP.Remote advanced television Advanced Television Enhancement Forum attachment unit interface acceptable use policy audio/video anonymous video analytics Audio Video Interleaved file approved vendor list automatic vehicle locator American Wire Gauge .NET Advanced SCSI Programming Interface Advanced SCSI Programming Interface driver Application Service Provider Industry Consortium American Society for Quality automated speech recognition automated storage retrieval systems application-specific standard product automated storage tiering American Society for Testing and Materials Americas' SAP Users' Group American Telemedicine Association analog telephone adapter Advanced Technology Attachment AT Attachment Packet Interface automated test equipment automated test equipment Active Template Library asynchronous transfer mode assemble to order advanced technology program automated trouble reporting applicant tracking system Advanced Television Systems Committee ADSL Terminal Unit .

clear channel.IT Acronyms at your Fingertips AWIS AWS AWT AXI AXT B2B B2B B2C B2C B2E B2G B8ZS BA BA BAA BAA BAL BAL BAM BAM BAPI bash BBCs BBS BC Set BCBS Bcc BCDR B-channel BCI BCM BCMA BDaaS BEDO DRAM Bellcore Alexa Web Information Service Amazon Web Services Abstract Window Toolkit automated X-ray inspection alien crosstalk Business to Business Business2Business or Business-to-Business Business To Consumer Business2Consumer or Business-to-Consumer Business2Employee or Business-to-Employee Business2Government or Business-to-Government bipolar 8-zero substitution. clear 64 business analytics business agility HIPAA business associate agreement broad agency announcement Basic Assembler Language Basic Assembler Language or branch-and-link business activity monitoring Bottleneck Allocation Methodology Business Application Programming Interface Bourne Again Shell buffer credits or buffer-to-buffer credits bulletin board system Business Configuration Set Basel Committee on Banking Supervision blind carbon copy or blind courtesy copy Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery bearer channel brain-computer interface business continuity management Bar Coded Medication Administration big data as a service Burst Extended Data Output DRAM Bell Communications Research . binary 8-zero substitution.

planning and forecasting business process automation Business Process as a Service Business Planning and Control System .net budgeting.IT Acronyms at your Fingertips BER BES BEST BEx BGAN BGP BHIE BI BIA BIC BIC BIC BICC BICC Big Data BIOS BISDN BIST bit BLOB BMAN BMC BMP BMS BNC BOB BOC BOH BOL BOM BOOTP Box BP&F BPA BPaaS BPCS bit error rate BlackBerry Enterprise Server Business / Enterprise State Transfer Business Explorer Broadband Global Area Network Border Gateway Protocol Bidirectional Health Information Exchange business intelligence business impact analysis Best In Class business information center bank identifier code business intelligence competency center Bearer Independent Call Control big data basic input/output system Broadband Integrated Services Digital Network Built In Self Test binary digit binary large object Broadband Metropolitan Area Network baseboard management controller Best Manufacturing Practices battery management system Bayonet Neil-Concelman or British Naval Connector branch office box Bell operating company Balance On Hand beginning of life Bill Of Materials Bootstrap Protocol Box.

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips BPEL BPEL BPI BPL BPM BPMI BPML BPMN BPMN BPMS BPO BPR BPR BPS bps or bit/sec BRE BREW BRI BSA BSA BSD BSOD BSP BT BTF BTM BTO BTOP BTP BTS Btu BU BURN-Proof burst SRAM BYOA BYOD Business Process Execution Language Business Process Execution Language business process improvement Broadband over Power Line business process management Business Process Management Initiative Business Process Modeling Language Business Process Modeling Notation Business Process Modeling Notation Business process management suite business process outsourcing business process reengineering Business Process Reengineering bulk power system bits per second business rules engine Binary Runtime Environment for Wireless Basic Rate Interface Bank Secrecy Act Business Software Alliance Berkeley Software Distribution blue screen of death business service provider business technology Build To Forecast business technology management Build To Order Broadband Technology Opportunities Program Business Transaction Protocol Build To Stock British thermal unit backup utility Buffer Under Run Error Proof SynchBurst SRAM bring your own apps bring your own device .

International Common Assurance Maturity Model Computerized Assembly Mock Up corporate area network carrierless amplitude/phase Brewer's theorem capital expenditure .IT Acronyms at your Fingertips BYOD workplace BYOE BYOI BYON BYOT BYOx C&C. server CA CA CaaS CAC CAC CACS CAD CAD CAD/CAM CADE CAE CAE CAES CAFC CAFE CAGR CAIV CalConnect CALEA CALS CAM CAM CAM-I CAMM CAMU CAN CAP CAP theorem Capex bring your own device workplace bring your own encryption bring your own identity bring your own network bring your own technology bring your own everything command-and-control server cellular automaton certificate authority Communications as a Service call admission control common access card computer assisted coding system Computer-Aided Design computer-aided design computer-aided design/computer-aided manufacturing Corporate Average Data center Efficiency Computer-Aided Engineering computer-aided engineering compressed air energy storage Container on Flat Car Corporate Average Fuel Economy Compound Annual Growth Rate Cost As (An) Independent Variable Calendaring and Scheduling Consortium Communications Assistance for Law Enforcement Act Continuous Acquisition and Life-Cycle Support corporate account manager Computer-Aided Manufacturing Consortium for Advanced Manufacturing -.

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips CAPI CAPM CAPOSS CAPP CAPTCHA CAS CAS CAS CASA CASE CASE CATT CATV CAVE CB CBA CBC CBSA CBT CBT CBT CC CCB CCD CCD CCEVS CCIE CCITT or ITU-T CCJ CCK CCM CCMM CCMP CCNA Common Application Programming Interface cloud application performance management CApacity Planning and Operation Sequence Scheduling Computer-aided process planning Completely Automated Public Turing Test to tell Computers and Humans Apart Client Access Server channel-associated signaling content-addressed storage Computer and Automated Systems Association Computer-Aided System Engineering computer-aided software engineering Computer Aided Test Tool community access television Cave Automatic Virtual Environment Citizen's Band Radio cost-benefit analysis cipher block chaining Component Based Solution Assembly Computer-Based Training Changed Block Tracking computer-based training Common Criteria Change Control Board Continuity of Care Document charge-coupled device Common Criteria Evaluation and Validation Scheme for IT Security Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert Telecommunication Standardization Sector of the International Telecommunications collaborative citizen journalism Complementary Code Keying Color Changing Material cloud computing maturity model Counter Mode with Cipher Block Chaining Message Authentication Code Protocol Cisco Certified Network Associate .

recordable .IT Acronyms at your Fingertips CCNP CCO CCO CCR CCR CCS CCS CCSP CCTV CCTV CD CD CD burner CDA CDC CDC CDD CDDI CDE CDE CDF CDI CD-i CDMA CDMA One CDMA2000 CD-MO CDN CDO CDO CDO CDP CDPD CDR CDR CD-R Cisco Certified Network Professional chief customer officer Corporate or Chief Compliance Officer Continuity of Care Record Central Contractor Registration common channel signaling hundred call second or centum call second Cisco Certified Security Professional closed circuit television closed circuit television cardholder data compact disc CD recorder Clinical Document Architecture Centers for Disease Control and Prevention change data capture contract delivery date Copper Distributed Data Interface Common Desktop Environment cardholder data environment Channel Definition Format customer data integration Compact Disc .interactive Code-Division Multiple Access cdmaOne or code-division multiple access one IMT-CDMA Multi-Carrier or code-division multiple access 2000 CD-Magneto Optical content delivery network Chief Digital Officer Collaboration Data Objects chief data officer clean desk policy Cellular Digital Packet Data call detail record Computed Dental Radiography compact disc.

Compensation and Litigation Act Conseil Europeen pour la Recherche Nucleaire Computer Emergency Readiness Team Consumer Electronics Show CompactFlash card Computer Fraud and Abuse Act Collaboration Forecasting and Replenishment ciphertext feedback Computational Fluid Dynamics computational fluid dynamics custom factory integration compact fluorescent light bulb Continuous Flow Manufacturing ColdFusion Markup Language Chief Financial Officer call failure rate Consumer Goods common gateway interface Current Good Manufacturing Practices Chief Green Officer Challenge-Handshake Authentication Protocol Clinical Data Repository/Health Data Repository Consolidated Health Informatics College of Healthcare Information Management Executives .read-only-memory.IT Acronyms at your Fingertips CD-ROM XA CD-RW CDSL CDSS CdTe CEBP CELL CEM CEMS CEO CEP CERCLA CERN CERT CES CF card CFAA CFAR CFB CFD CFD CFI CFL CFM CFML CFO CFR CG CGI CGMP CGO CHAP CHDR CHI CHIME Compact Disc . extended architecture compact disc. rewriteable Consumer Digital Subscriber Line clinical decision support system cadmium telluride communications-enabled business processes Cell processor customer experience management Contract Electronic Manufacturing Services Chief Executive Officer complex event processing Comprehensive Environmental Response.

integrity.Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard Cisco Information Security Specialist Certified Information Systems Security Professional Certified Internet Webmaster Computer Intensive Workload chief knowledge officer cluster log Capacity Loading and Operation Sequence Scheduling .IT Acronyms at your Fingertips CHKDSK chmod CHRO CHTML CI CI CI CI CIA CICS CIDM CIDR CIDR CIFS CIM CIO CIPE CIR CIS CIS CISA CISC Cisco IOS Cisco LISP CISM CISO CISPA CISP-PCI CISS CISSP CIW CIW CKO CL CLASS check disk change mode chief human resources officer Compact HTML customer intelligence Continuous Improvement continuous integration competitive intelligence confidentiality. and availability Customer Information Control System Customer-Integrated Decision Making supernetting or Classless Inter-Domain Routing Classless Inter-Domain Routing or supernetting Common Internet File System Common Information Model Chief Information Officer Compressed Integrated Product Engineering committed information rate cloud-integrated storage Center for Internet Security Certified Information Systems Auditor complex instruction set computer or computing Cisco Internetwork Operating System Location Identifier Separation Protocol certified information security manager chief information security officer Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act of 2011 Cardholder Information Security Program .

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips CLEC CLI CLI Click Fraud CLM CLO cloud DR cloud NAS CLR clustered NAS CM CM CM CMA CMDB CMDM CMIO CMIP CMIS CMM CMO CMOS CMOx CMR CMRP CMS CMS CMS CMTS CMYK CNA CNC CNG CNO CNR CO competitive local exchange carrier Common Language Infrastructure command line interface pay-per-click fraud Council For Logistics Management chief learning officer cloud disaster recovery cloud network attached storage Common Language Runtime Clustered network-attached storage configuration management Contract Manufacturer content management content management application configuration management database Collaborative Master Data Management Chief Medical Information Officer Common Management Information Protocol Content Management Interoperability Services Capability Maturity Model chief marketing officer complementary metal-oxide semiconductor conductive metal-oxide customer-managed relationship Capacitated Material Requirements Planning Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services content management system Conversational Monitor System cable modem termination system cyan. key converged network adapter Computer Numerical Control comfort noise generator cluster name object Communication and Networking Riser central office . yellow. magenta.

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips CO COA COA COA COB COBOL COD COGS CoIP COLD colo COM Commerce XML CompTIA CONUS COO COO COO COPE COPPA COPS CORBA corporate VM COS CoS COTS COTS CP CP CP CPCA CPE CPG CPIM CPIO CPL capacity optimization cloud-oriented architecture chart of accounts Continuous Ordering Agreement Chip On Board Common Business Oriented Language capacity on demand Cost of Goods Sold communications over Internet Protocol Computer Output to Laser Disk colocation Component Object Model cXML or Commerce Extensible Markup Language Computing Technology Industry Association continental United States Chief Operating Officer Cost of Ownership Cell of Origin corporate-owned. personally-enabled Children's Online Privacy Protection Act Common Open Policy Service Protocol Common Object Request Broker Architecture corporate virtual machine Class of Service Class of Service Commercial Off The Shelf commercial off-the-shelf configuration profile Cost Performance control plane California Primary Care Association customer premises equipment consumer packaged goods Certified in Production and Inventory Management Chief Process and Innovation Officer computer pidgin language .

and Disclosure Act of 2009 Certificate Revocation List Customer Relationship Management citizen relationship management customer relationship management Chief Risk Officer Capacity Requirements Planning Current Reality Tree cathode ray tube Controlled Replication Under Scalable Hashing Cloud Security Alliance customer satisfaction Client Side Browser Based customer service chat common short code .IT Acronyms at your Fingertips CPM CPM CPM CPNI CPO CPOE CPPS CPRM CPS CPT CPU CPW CQA CQE CR CRA CRAC CRAH CRAM CRC CRC-4 Credit CARD Act CRL CRM CRM CRM CRO CRP CRT CRT CRUSH CSA CSAT CSBB CSC CSC corporate performance management Certified Purchasing Manager critical path method Customer Proprietary Network Information Chief Procurement Officer computerized physician order entry Cost Performance Products Sector Content Protection for Removable Media cycles per second Current Procedural Terminology central processing unit Commercial Processing Workload Certified Quality Auditor Certified Quality Engineer cognitive radio customer relationship analysis computer room air conditioning unit computer room air handler challenge-response authentication mechanism Cyclic Redundancy Check Cyclic Redundancy Check 4 Credit Card Accountability. Responsibility.

level 1 Channel Service Unit/Data Service Unit comma-separated values file Cluster Shared Volumes click-to-talk community technology center Computer-to-computer interface cumulative trauma disorder Committee on Trade and the Environment color thin film transistor Council for Trade in Goods computer-telephony integration Chief Technology Officer Configure To Order counterthreat operations team CloudTrust Protocol Capability To Promise common test platform clickthrough rate carbon usage effectiveness consumer ultra-low voltage .IT Acronyms at your Fingertips CSD CSI CSIRT CSMA/CA CSMA/CD CSO CSO CSP CSR CSR CSR CSS CSS CSS CSS CSS1 CSU/DSU CSV CSV CTC CTC CTCI CTD CTE CTFT CTG CTI CTO CTO CTOps team CTP CTP CTP CTR CUE CULV circuit switched data Customer Satisfaction Index Computer Security Incident Response Team Carrier Sense Multiple Access/Collision Avoidance Carrier Sense Multiple Access/Collision Detect Chief Strategy Officer Chief Security Officer Commerce Service Provider corporate social responsibility Carrier Sensitive Routing Certificate Signing Request customer service and support Content Scrambling System cascading style sheet customer self-service Cascading Style Sheet.

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips custom TLD CVC CVE CVO CVS CVV CWDM CWE CWF CWNP CX CXO D2D2C D2D2T DA DAA DaaS DaaS provider DAB DAC DAC DAFS DAG DAI DAM DAMA DAML D-AMPS DAO DAQ DARC DARPA DAS DAS DASD DAT custom domain name suffix Calibrated Vectored Cooling Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures chief visionary officer Concurrent Versions System card verification value coarse wavelength division multiplexing Common Weakness Enumeration common working file Certified Wireless Networking Professional consumer experience chief experience officer disk-to-disk-to-cloud disk-to-disk-to-tape data analytics Data Access Arrangement Desktop as a Service Desktop as a Service provider digital audio broadcasting digital-to-analog conversion Microsoft Dynamic Access Control Direct Access File System database availability group Dynamic ARP Inspection database activity monitoring Design Anywhere Manufacture Anywhere DARPA Agent Markup Language Digital-Advanced Mobile Phone Service Data Access Objects Data Acquisition Defense Acquisition Regulatory Council Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency distributed antenna system direct-attached storage direct access storage device Digital Audio Tape .

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips DAW DBA DBaaS dBc dBd dBi DBIR dBm DBMS DBMS dBmV DBOR dBr DBS DBS DB-xx DC DC DCaaS DCB DCE DCIE DCIM DCIT DCM DCMA DCML DCO DCOM DCPA DCPromo DCS DDB DDBMS DDCD DDDM digital audio workstation database administrator Database as a Service decibels relative to carrier decibels related to dipole antenna decibels relative to isotropic radiator Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report decibels relative to one milliwatt Database Management System database management system decibels relative to one millivolt database of record decibels relative to reference level demand-based switching direct broadcast satellite DB-9. DB-15. DB-25. DB-50. DB-68 Distribution Center direct current data center as a service data center bridging Distributed Computing Environment data center infrastructure efficiency data center infrastructure management Digital Compression of Increased Transmission dynamic case management Defense Contract Management Agency Data Center Markup Language data center outsourcing Distributed Component Object Model Distributed Control Plane Architecture Domain Controller Promoter Distributed Control System Amazon Dynamo Database distributed database management system Double-Density Compact Disk data-driven decision management .

DDS-4 DEC DECT DEM demarc DEN DES DES DES DFA DFAA DFB DFD DFE DFL DFM DFM DFS DFS DFSC DFT DG DHA DHCP DHS DICOM DID Dynamic Data Exchange Dynamic Data Exchange driver development kit Data Definition Language demand-driven manufacturing direct digital marketing distributed denial-of-service attack double data rate SDRAM Digital Data Storage Digital Equipment Corporation Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunications Dynamic Enterprise Modeling demarcation point Directory-Enabled Networking Distributed Execution System Data Encryption Standard discrete event simulation Design for Assembly Design for Automated Assembly Distributed Feedback Design for Disassembly Design For Environment Demand Flow Leadership Demand Flow Management digital footprint management Distributed Factory System distributed file system Design for Supply Chain Demand Flow Technology data governance directory harvest attack Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol U.IT Acronyms at your Fingertips DDE DDE DDK DDL DDM DDM DDoS DDR SDRAM DDS. Department of Homeland Security Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine Direct Inward Dialing . DDS-3.S. DDS-1. DDS-2.

measure.IT Acronyms at your Fingertips DIME DIMM direct Telnet DirSync DISA Diskpart Divx DLC DLL DLM DLP DLT DMA DMAIC DMB DMCA DMD DMI DMI DMP DMP DMR DMS DMT DMTF DMVPN DMZ DNC DNC DNG DNIS DNN DNS DNSSEC DNT DO Direct Internet Message Encapsulation dual in-line memory module reverse Telnet Windows Azure Active Directory Sync Defense Information Systems Agency Disk Partition Utility Digital Video Express data link control dynamic link library data life cycle management data loss prevention digital linear tape Direct Memory Access define. improve. analyze. control digital multimedia broadcasting Digital Millennium Copyright Act Direct Metal Deposition Digital Migration Interface Desktop Management Interface data management platform dynamic multi-pathing direct market reseller Defense Message System discrete multitone Distributed Management Task Force dynamic multipoint VPN demilitarized zone Direct Numerical Control distributive numerical control Digital Negative Dialed Number Identification Service DotNetNuke domain name system DNS Security Extensions Do Not Track derived object .

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips DOC DoCoMo DOCSIS DOD DOD DOE DOI DOL DOLAP DOLS DOM DoPa DoS DOS DOVE DP DP DPA DPI dpi DPL DPM DPMI DR DRA DRaaS DRAM DRBD DRC DRDRAM DRIPS DRM DRM DROP DRP DRP Department of Commerce NTT DoCoMo Data Over Cable Service Interface Specifications Department of Defense Direct Outward Dialing Department of Energy digital object identifier Department of Labor Desktop OnLine Analytical Processing Domino Off-Line Services Document Object Model DoCoMo Packet Transmission denial of service Disk Operating System IBM DOVE Design Postponement data plane differential power analysis deep packet inspection dots per inch Digital Powerline data protection management DOS Protected Mode Interface disaster recovery data recovery agent disaster recovery as a service dynamic random access memory Distributed Replicated Block Device Design Rule Checking Rambus Dynamic Random Access Memory data reduction in primary storage digital rights management device relationship management delivery of real-time execution information protocol disaster recovery plan Distribution Requirements Planning .

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips DRS DSB DSC DSLAM DSLR camera DSML DSN DSN DSO DSO DSO exploit DSOM DSP DSP DSR DSR DSRM DSRP DSS DSS DSS DSSS DSSSL DST DSTP DTD DTE DTE DTMF DTN DTP DTP DTR DTTV DTV DTX Storage Distributed Resource Scheduler Dispute Settlement Body Digital Still Camera Digital Subscriber Line Access Multiplexer digital single lense reflux Directory Services Markup Language Deep Space Network data source name Days Sale Outstanding data source object data source object exploit Distributed System Object Model Digital Signal Processor digital signal processing Demand signal repository Dynamic Source Routing Directory Services Restore Mode Demand Solutions Requirements Planning decision support system Decision Support System Digital Signature Standard direct sequence spread spectrum Document Style Semantics and Specification Language Daylight Saving Time Data Space Transfer Protocol Document Type Definition Direct-to-Edit Data Terminal Equipment dual tone multi frequency disruption-tolerant network Distributed Transaction Processing Digital Text Platform data transfer rate digital terrestrial television digital television discontinuous transmission .

depreciation.Duqu Device Under Test Digital Video Broadcasting Digital Video Disk digital video disk DVD-Audio Digital Video Home System Digital Visual Interface Distance Vector Multicast Routing Protocol Data Warehousing dense wavelength division multiplexing Domino Extensible Language business process management Dynamic Structured Query Language ear and mouth Excess and Obsolete Edgar F. "Ted" Codd exchange-to-exchange Exchange 2000 Enhanced 911 enterprise architecture emotions analytics Ethernet as a service encryption as a service Exchange Administration Center External Application Interface enterprise application integration enterprise asset management employee assistance program Extensible Authentication Protocol exabyte Extended Binary Coded Decimal Interchange Code Enhanced TV Binary Interchange Format earnings before interest. taxes. F.IT Acronyms at your Fingertips DUNDi Duqu DUT DVB DVD DVD DVD-A D-VHS DVI DVMRP DW DWDM DXL dynamic BPM dynamic SQL E&M. E&O E. and amortization electronic bill presentment and payment . Codd E2E E2K E911 EA EA EaaS EaaS EAC EAI EAI EAM EAP EAP EB EBCDIC EBIF EBITDA EBPP Distributed Universal Number Discovery W32.

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips EBR EBXML ebXML EC EC ECASS ECB ECC ECC ECC ECCS E-CD ECDL ECM ECM ECMAScript ECN ECO ECOphlex ECPA ECR ECRC EDA EDA EDE EDGAR EDGE EDI EDI EDIFACT EDL EDM EDM EDM EDM EDMS Electronic Batch Record Electronic Business XML electronic business xml enterprise collaboration Electronic Commerce silence machine or Electronic Controlled Acoustic Shadow System Electronic Code Book Error Correction Code elliptical curve cryptography error correction code or error checking and correcting European Cloud Computing Strategy enhanced CD European Computer Driving License Engineering Change Management enterprise content management European Computer Manufacturers Association Script Electronic Change Notice Engineering (or Electronic) Change Order PHase-change Liquid EXchange Electronic Communications Privacy Act Efficient Consumer Response Electronic Commerce Resource Center Electronic Document Access event-driven architecture electronic disposal efficiency Electronic Data Gathering. Commerce and Transport enhanced driver's license enterprise document management Electronic Discharge Machine Electrical Discharge Machine or Machining Electronic Document Management Engineering Document Management Systems . Analysis and Retrieval Enhanced Data GSM Environment Electronic Data Interchange Electronic Data Interchange Electronic Data Interchange for Administration.

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips EDO RAM EDP EDR EDRAM EDRM EEF EEOC EEPROM EES EES EF sensing EFF EFI EFS EFT EFT EggFusion EGP EHR EI EIA EIC eICU EIDE EIGRP EIM EIM eInk EIP EIS EISA EISA EJB ELED ELF ELM extended data output RAM electronic data processing enterprise data replication enhanced dynamic random access memory electronic discovery reference model Encyclopedia of Ethical Failure Equal Employment Opportunity Commission electrically erasable programmable read-only memory Engineering Execution Systems Escrowed Encryption Standard electric field sensing Electronic Frontier Foundation Electronic Freight Invoice Encrypting File System Electronic Funds Transfer Electronic Funds Transfer egg-vertising Exterior Gateway Protocol electronic health record emotional intelligence Electronic Industries Association or Electronics Industries Alliance Earned Income Credit electronic intensive care unit Enhanced Integrated Drive Electronics Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol enterprise information management Enterprise Identity Mapping E Ink enterprise information portal Executive Information System Extended Industry Standard Architecture Extended Industry Standard Architecture Enterprise JavaBeans entangled light-emitting diode extremely low frequency event log manager .

Transform End of Life Vehicle Eco-Management and Audit Scheme Exchange Management Console EMC cloud architect certification moonbounce or Earth-Moon-Earth Microsoft Enhanced Mitigation Experience Toolkit Enhanced MetaFile Early Manufacturing Involvement electromagnetic interference enterprise MLC enterprise mobility management electromagnetic pulse electronic medical record Microsoft Exchange Management Shell Effective Management Systems Enhanced Messaging Service European Network and Information Security Agency electronic nose Electricity over IP end of life end of message Microsoft Exchange Online Protection Economic Order Quantity Microsoft Exchange Server Profile Analyzer Evolved Packet Core electronic paper display Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool electronic program guide electronic protected health information Electronic Privacy Information Center Explicitly Parallel Instruction Computing electronic publishing on demand Ethernet point-of-presence Enhanced Parallel Port/Enhanced Capability Port .IT Acronyms at your Fingertips ELMS ELT ELV EMAS EMC EMCCA EME EMET EMF EMI EMI eMLC EMM EMP EMR EMS EMS EMS ENISA e-nose EoIP EOL EOM EOP EOQ EPA EPC EPD EPEAT EPG ePHI EPIC EPIC EPOD EPOP EPP/ECP Event log management software Extract. Load.

load Enterprise Transportation Management Engineer To Order Enterprise Transportation Planning Extended Turn European Telecommunications Standards Institute end user computing platform . transform.IT Acronyms at your Fingertips EPR ERA ERC ERD or ER diagram ERM ERM ERM ERM Group ERM or ER model ERMS ERP ERP ERS eRx ESA ESB ESCD ESCON ESD ESDI ESDRAM ESE ESI ES-IS ESMR ESMTP ESP ESS Ethernet/IP ETL ETM ETO ETP ETRN ETSI EUC platform endpoint reference Electronic Remittance Advice Engineering Reseach Center entity-relationship diagram enterprise relationship management Environmental Resource Management enterprise resource management Environmental Resource Management entity-relationship model email response management service Enterprise Resource Planning enterprise resource planning Evaluated Receipt Settlement e-prescribing Enterprise Services Architecture enterprise service bus Extended System Configuration Data Enterprise Systems Connection electrostatic discharge Enhanced Small Device Interface Enhanced Synchronous DRAM Environmentally Sustainable Electronics electronically stored information End System-to-Intermediate System Enhanced Specialized Mobile Radio Extended Simple Mail Transfer Protocol event stream processing employee self-service Ethernet Industrial Protocol extract.

performance. and security Federal Communications Commission Fibre Channel Industry Association Fibre Channel over IP Fibre Channel over Ethernet Finite Capacity Planning flip chip-pin grid array first call resolution Fair Credit Reporting Act Fair Credit Reporting Act . configuration.IT Acronyms at your Fingertips EULA EUTELSAT EUVL EV EVA EV-DO EVM EWS EWSD ExBPA ExRCA EZ/EC ezine FA FACTA FAQ FAR FAS FASAB FASAB FAT FAWN FBE FC FCA FC-AL FCAPS FCC FCIA FCIP or FC/IP FCoE FCP FC-PGA FCR FCRA FCRA End User License Agreement European Telecommunications Satellite Organization extreme ultraviolet lithography Electric Vehicle Economic Value Added 1x Evolution-Data Optimized Earned Value Management Exchange Web Services Electronic Worldwide Switch Digital Exchange Best Practices Analyzer Exchange Remote Connectivity Analyzer Empowerment Zone/Enterprise Community electronic magazine Flexible Automation Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act frequently-asked questions Federal Acquisition Regulation Final Assembly Schedule Federal Accounting Standards Advisory Board Federal Accounting Standards Advisory Board file allocation table fast array of wimpy nodes Framework Based Environment Windows Azure Fabric Controller Flip Chip Assembly Fibre Channel Arbitrated Loop fault-management. accounting.

first-out federated identity management Financial Crimes Enforcement Network Financial Industry Regulatory Authority Fiber Optic Service Factory Information Protocol Fair Information Practices Federal Information Processing Standards Federal Information Processing Standards Factory Information System Federal Information Security Management Act . First Out first-in.IT Acronyms at your Fingertips FCS FDCC FDDI FDE FDI FDIC FDM FDMA FEC FECN/BECN FED FedRAMP FedRAMP 3PAO FEM FERC FERPA FET FFIEC compliance FG-D FHA FHIE FI FICON FIFO FIFO FIM FinCEN FINRA FiOS FIP FIP FIPS FIPS FIS FISMA Finite Capacity Scheduling Federal Desktop Core Configuration Fiber Distributed Data Interface full-disk encryption Foreign Direct Investment Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation frequency-division multiplexing frequency division multiple access forward error correction forward explicit congestion notification/backward explicit congestion notification field emission display Federal Risk and Authorization Program third-party assessment organization Finite Elements Method Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 field-effect transistor Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council Feature Group D Federal Health Architecture Federal Health Information Exchange Fast Infoset Fiber Connectivity First In.

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips FITCE FIX protocol Fizt FLOPS FLSA FLSM FLT FM FMAC FMC FME FMEA FMEA FMP FMS FMS FnR FOB FOLED FOPE FORTRAN FOSS FP FP FP&A FPCA FPDS FPGA FPI FPM FPM DRAM FpML FPP fps fps system of units FPT Federation of Telecommunications Engineers of the European Community Financial Information Exchange protocol physics tool floating-point operations per second Fair Labor Standards Act fixed-length subnet mask Fermat's Last Theorem frequency modulation Flexible Mandatory Access Control fixed-mobile convergence Feature Manipulation Engine Failure Mode and Effect Analysis failure mode and effective analysis FileMaker Flexible Manufacturing System fixed-mobile substitution Find and replace fresh out of the box flexible organic light emitting device Forefront Online Protection for Exchange FORmula TRANslation Free and open source software Finite Planning fat provisioning financial planning and analysis Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Federal Procurement Data System field-programmable gate array Federal Prison Industries federated presence management Fast Page Mode DRAM Financial Products Markup Language Full Packaged Product frames per second foot-pound-second system of units Fine Pitch Technology .

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips FPU FQA FQDN FRA FRAD FRAM FRCP FROG FRR FRT FRU FRU FSAN FSB FSF FSK FSML FSO FSP FSRM FTA FTAM FTC FTP FTP cable FTS file FTTC FTTH FTTx FUD FUN Fwbuilder Fx3 or FF3 FYI G2G GAAP floating point unit frequently questioned answers fully qualified domain name Federal Railroad Administration frame relay access device or frame relay assembler/dissembler ferroelectric RAM Federal Rules of Civil Procedure Free Roaming On Grid fast retransmit and recovery Future Reality Tree field-replaceable unit Field Replaceable Units Full Services Access Network frontside bus Free Software Foundation frequency-shift keying Financial Services Markup Language free-space optics full-service provider File Server Resource Manager Federal Transit Authority File Transfer Access Method Federal Trade Commission File Transfer Protocol foil screened twisted pair cable full-text search file fiber to the curb fiber to the home fiber to the x Fear. and Doubt focus on user needs Firewall Builder Firefox 3 for your information government to government Generally Accepted Accounting Principles . Uncertainty.

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips GAAP GaAs GaAsFET GAL GALP GAN GaN GAO GAO GARP GATE GATS GATT GB GBIC Gbps G-cloud GDMO GDP Geek Games GEM Generation F GESTALT GFEBS GHz GIA GID GIF GIF89a gigapop GIGO GII GIMP GIS GL GLBA generally accepted accounting standards gallium arsenide gallium arsenide field-effect transistor Microsoft Exchange Global Address List Good Automated Laboratory Practices Generic Access Network gallium nitride Government Accountability Office General Accounting Office Generic Attribute Registration Protocol General Architecture for Text Engineering General Agreement on Trade in Services General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade gigabyte gigabit interface converter billions of bits per second government cloud Guidelines for Definition of Managed Objects Gross Domestic Product IT Olympics Generic Equipment Model Generation Facebook Grid-based Estimation of Surface Traversability Applied to Local Terrain General Fund Enterprise Business System gigahertz Government Information Awareness group ID or global index file Graphics Interchange Format Graphics Interchange Format Version 89a gigabit point-of-presence garbage in. garbage out global information infrastructure GNU Image Manipulation Program geographic information system general ledger Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act .

Risk and Compliance governance. risk management and compliance Generic Routing Encapsulation green information technology GRand Unified Bootloader Microsoft System Center Global Service Monitor Global System for Mobile communication Global Tag generic top-level domain name go-to-market strategy graphical password or graphical user authentication .IT Acronyms at your Fingertips GLONASS GlusterFS GLV GML GMP GMP GMPLS GMROI GNEC GNOME GNOME GNSS GNU General Public License go bosh Google Play gOS GP Editor GPF GPO GPRS GPS GPS messaging GPU GRC GRC GRE green IT GRUB GSM GSM GTAG gTLD GTM strategy GUA Globalnaya Navigatsionnay Sputnikovaya Sistema Gluster File System grating light valve Generalized Markup Language Good Manufacturing Practices good manufacturing practice Generalized Multiprotocol Label Switching or Multiprotocol Lambda Switching Gross Margin Return on Investment Global Network Enterprise Construct GNU Network Object Model Environment GNU Network Object Model Environment Global Navigation Satellite System GNU GPL or simply GPL Go Big or Stay Home Android Market good operating system Group Policy Editor general protection fault Group Policy Object General Packet Radio Services Global Positioning System Global Positioning System messaging or mid-air messaging graphics processing unit Governance.

Read Only Memory High bit-rate Digital Subscriber Line .R.IT Acronyms at your Fingertips guest VM GUI GUI testing GUID GUM GVRP GWAC Gy H. 744 H/m HA HA cluster HA storage HaaS HAL HALO HANA Hardy Heron HASA HAVA HAVi HBA HCCA HCI HCM HDCD HDCP HDD HDD HD-DVD HDFS HDLC HDMI HDML HD-ROM HDSL guest virtual machine graphical user interface graphical user interface testing global unique identifier Global Update Manager GARP VLAN Registration Protocol or Generic VLAN Registration Protocol governmentwide acquisition contract gray I-SPY Act -.04 LTS Server Edition Highly Accelerated Stress Audit Help America Vote Act of 2002 Home Audio Visual host bus adapter Health Care Compliance Association human-computer interaction human capital management High Definition Compatible Digital High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection hybrid hard disk drive hard disk drive high-density DVD Hadoop Distributed File System High-level Data Link Control High-Definition Multimedia Interface Handheld Device Markup Language High-Density .Internet Spyware Prevention Act of 2005 henry per meter high availability high availability cluster high-availability storage Hardware as a Service hardware abstraction layer High Altitude Long Operation SAP HANA Ubuntu 8.

highest paid person in the office host intrusion prevention systems Health IT Hospitality Information Technology Association Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act Handle to Registry Key High Level Assembler hardware load-balancing device Home Location Register Hash-based Message Authentication Code Head Mounted Display Human Machine Interface Hierarchical Mobile IPv6 hybrid online analytical processing home radio frequency High Performance Hewlett-Packard HP Channel Services Network HP Virtual Server Environment high-performance computing High Performance Computing and Communications High Performance File System .IT Acronyms at your Fingertips HDTV HFC network HFT HFTP HH HHD HHR HHS HIDS/NIDS HIE HIMSS HIPAA HIPAA omnibus rule HIPPI HiPPO HIPS HIT HITA HITECH Act HKEY HLASM HLD HLR HMAC HMD HMI HMIPv6 HOLAP or Hybrid OLAP HomeRF HP HP HP CSN HP VSE HPC HPCC HPFS high definition television hybrid fiber coaxial network high-frequency trading Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals Hand Held hybrid hard drive hybrid health record Health and Human Services host intrusion detection systems and network intrusion detection systems health information exchange Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 omnibus rule High-Performance Parallel Interface highest paid person's opinion.

0 HSCSD HSDPA HSM HSM HSPA HSPD-7 HSRP HSSI HT server HTF HTML HTTP HTTPD HTTPS HUD HUD HVAC HVD HVD I&T.IT Acronyms at your Fingertips HP-GL HPNA HPPS HPSS HPV HR HR HRM HRM HS 2. and air conditioning hosted virtual desktop holographic versatile disc integration testing or integration and testing Input Output input/output input/output contention input/output fencing internationalization Inter-IC bus . I/O I/O I/O contention I/O fencing I18N I2C bus Hewlett-Packard Graphics Language Home Phoneline Networking Alliance High Performance Product Sector High Performance Storage System High Production Volume human resources Human Resources human resource management Human Resource Management Hot Spot 2. 7 Hot Standby Router Protocol High-Speed Serial Interface hub transport server Higgins Trust Framework Hypertext Markup Language Hypertext Transfer Protocol Hypertext Transfer Protocol daemon HTTP over SSL or HTTP Secure Heads Up Display heads-up display heating.0 High-Speed Circuit-Switched Data High-Speed Downlink Packet Access Hierarchical Storage Manager Hierarchical Storage Management high speed packet access Homeland Security Presidential Directive No. ventilation.

or technologies Information and Communications Technologies for Development intrusion detection identity as a Service integrated development environment Integrated Drive Electronics .IT Acronyms at your Fingertips I2S IA IaaS IAB IAB IAM IAM IANA IAO IAP IAX IBM IBM TSM IBP IC ICANN IC-BPMS ICD-10-CM ICD-9-CM ICE ICE ICE IcM ICM file ICMP ICMP sweep ICP ICR ICS ICT ICT4D ID IDaaS IDE IDE SQUID internal audit Infrastructure as a Service Internet Advertising Bureau Internet Architecture Board identity access management integrated access management Internet Assigned Numbers Authority Information Awareness Office Internet access provider Inter-Asterisk Exchange Protocol International Business Machines IBM Tivoli Storage Manager integrated business planning integrated circuit Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers integration-centric business process management suite International Classification of Diseases. Clinical Modification International Classification of Diseases.0 Ice Cream Sandwich information and communications technology . Tenth Revision. Clinical Modification Information and Content Exchange in-circuit emulator In Case of Emergency incident management Image Color Matching file Internet Control Message Protocol ping sweep Internet commerce provider intelligent character recognition Android 4. Ninth Revision.

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips IDEA IDEF iDEN IDF IDIS IDL IDoc IDS IE IEAK IEC IEEE IETF iFCP IG IGMP IGP iHT2 IIOP IIS IKE ILEC ILM IM IMA IMAP IMCS IMEI IMHO IMS IMS IMS IMS IMT IMTI IN International Data Encryption Algorithm Integrated Definition Integrated Digital Enhanced Network interface device Integrated Disbursement and Information System interface definition language intermediate document intrusion detection system Internet Explorer Internet Explorer Administration Kit International Electrotechnical Commission Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Internet Engineering Task Force Internet Fibre Channel Protocol Inspector General Internet Group Management Protocol Interior Gateway Protocol Institute for Health Technology Transformation Internet Inter-ORB Protocol Internet Information Server Internet Key Exchange incumbent local exchange carrier information life cycle management infrastructure management inverse multiplexing over ATM Internet Message Access Protocol Inventory Management and Control System International Mobile Equipment Identity in my humble opinion Intelligent Manufacturing Systems IP Multimedia Subsystem Information Management System Intelligent Manufacturing Systems International Mobile Telephone Integrated Manufacturing Technology Initiative Intelligent Network .

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips Intel VT InterNIC IOPS IOS IoT IoT botnet IoT security IOTP IOV IP address IP core IP PBX IP spoofing IP telephony IPAM IPC IPC IPI IPL IPLC IPM IPMI IPO IPP IPPD IPPP IPR IPS IPsec IPT IPTV IPv6 IPX IR IR wireless IRC Virtualization Technology Internet Network Information Center Input/Output Operations Per Second Input/Output Supervisor Internet of Things Internet of Things botnet Internet of Things security Internet Open Trading Protocol I/O virtualization Internet Protocol Address intellectual property core private branch exchange IP address forgery or a host file hijack Internet Protocol telephony IP address management Institute for Interconnecting and Packaging Electronic Circuits interprocess communication Intelligent Peripheral Interface initial program load international private leased circuit intelligent power management Intelligent Platform Management Interface initial public offering Internet presence provider Integrated Product and Process Development Internet presence provider and promoter Intellectual Property Rights In-Plan Switching Internet Protocol Security Integrated Product Team Internet Protocol television Internet Protocol Version 6 Internetwork Packet Exchange infrared radiation infrared wireless Internet Relay Chat .

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips IrDA IRI IRIS IRM IRP IRQ IRR IRTF IRU IS IS ISA ISA Server ISAM ISAPI ISBN iSCSI iSCSI target ISDN ISE IS-IS ISO ISO 8327 ISO/IEC 24734 ISP ISPF ISR G2 ISRC ISRS ISSU ISV ISV IT IT audit IT director Infrared Data Association Industrial Research Institute Internet Routing in Space Integrated Resource Management incident response plan interrupt request internal rate of return Internet Research Task Force Indefeasible Right of Use Information System information system or information services Industry Standard Architecture Internet Security and Acceleration Server Indexed Sequential Access Method Internet Server Application Program Interface International Standard Book Number Internet Small Computer System Interface Internet Small Computer System Interface target Integrated Services Digital Network Cisco Identity Services Engine Intermediate System-to-Intermediate System protocol International Standards Organization ITU X.225 International Standards Organization/International Electrotechnical Commission Internet service provider Interactive System Productivity Facility Cisco Integrated Service Routers Generation 2 International Standard Recording Code information storage and retrieval system in-service software upgrade Independent Software Vendor independent software vendor information technology information technology audit information technology director .

Micro Edition Java Authentication and Authorization Service Joint Application Development Joint Academic Network json query language Java ARchive Java API for XML-Based RPC Java API for XML Web Services Java Business Integration Joint Bi-level Image Experts Group just a bunch of disks or just a bunch of drives Java Cryptography Extension job control language Java Database Connectivity Java Database Connectivity Connector . systems and equipment Information Technology Agremeement Information Technology Association of America IT as a Service International Telework Association and Council Information Technology Infrastructure Library Information Technology Information Sharing and Analysis Center issue tracking system Intelligent Transportation System Internet Transaction Server IT Service Management International Technical Support Organization Information Technology Solutions Shop International Technical Union International Telecommunication Union Telecommunication Standardization Sector of the International Telecommunications Union initialization vector Interactive Voice Response interexchange carrier Java 2 Platform. Enterprise Edition Java 2 Platform.IT Acronyms at your Fingertips IT MOOSE management ITA ITAA ITaaS ITAC ITIL IT-ISAC ITS ITS ITS ITSM ITSO ITSS ITU ITU ITU-T IV IVR IXC J2EE J2ME JAAS JAD JANET JAQL JAR file JAX-RPC JAX-WS JBI JBIG JBOD JCE JCL JDBC JDBC Connector maintain and operate the organization.

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips JDK JDO JEDEC SDRAM JeOS JES JFC JHTML JIC manufacturing JIT JIT JIT manufacturing JMS JMX JNDI JOBS Act JOLAP JPEG JRE JSML JSON JSP JTAPI JVM JXTA K6 KB or Kbyte* KBA KBE Kbps KBW KDE KGD kHz KISS Principle KLOC KM Java Development Kit Java Data Objects Joint Electron Device Engineering Council synchronous DRAM just enough operating system Job Entry Subsystem Java Foundation Classes Java within Hypertext Markup Language just-in-case manufacturing Just In Time just-in-time compiler just-in-time manufacturing Java Message Service Java Management Extensions Java Naming and Directory Interface Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act Java Online Analytical Processing Joint Photographic Experts Group Java Runtime Environment Java Speech API Markup Language Javascript Object Notation Java Server Page Java Telephony Application Programming Interface Java virtual machine juxtaposed AMD-K6 kilobyte knowledge-based authentication Knowledge-Based Engineering kilobits per second keyboard wedge K Desktop Environment Known Good Die kilohertz Keep It Simple. Stupid thousands of lines of code knowledge management .

PHP local area network Large Account Reseller local access and transport area Langmuir-Blodgett film logical block addressing location-based marketing leveraged buyout location-based service Low Cost Life Cycle Assessment limited combustible cable Leadless Chip Carrier liquid crystal display Less Than Container Load Logical Link Control layer Link Control Protocol Life Cycle Product Cost Lightweight Directory Access Protocol LANDesk Client Manager locked down device Lightweight Directory Interchange Format longest delay in queue Laboratory Data Sharing Interoperability Lightweight Extensible Authentication Protocol . MySQL. Apache.IT Acronyms at your Fingertips KMD KML KPI KPI KRI KVM KVP KW kWh l10n L2TP LAMP LAN LAR LATA LB film LBA LBM LBO LBS LC LCA LCC LCC LCD LCL LCL layer LCP LCPC LDAP LDCM LDD LDIF LDQ LDSI LEAP Kazaa Media Desktop Keyhole Markup Language key performance indicator Key Performance Indicator key risk indicator kernel-based Virtual Machine key-value pair Knowledge Warehouse kilowatt-hour localization Layer Two Tunneling Protocol Linux.

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips LEC LED LED TV LEED LES Lex LHC LI LI LIDB Li-Ion LILO linear IC LINQ LISP live USB LMDS LMDS LMGTFY LMOF LMS LNA LNP LOB LOINC LOM LP LPAR LPT LQSR LRN LSB LSI LTC LTE LTE-Advanced local exchange carrier light-emitting diode LED-backlight LCD television Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Logistics Execution System lexical analyzer generator Large Hadron Collider location intelligence lawful interception line information database Lithium Ion battery LInux LOader linear integrated circuit Language Integrated Query list processing operating system on a stick Local Multi-Point Distribution System Local Multipoint Distribution System Let Me Google That For You last mile of finance learning management system Local Noise Amplifier Local Number Portability line-of-business Logical Observation Identifiers Names and Codes lights-out management Lean Production logical partition line print terminal Link Quality Source Routing Location Routing Number Linux Standard Base Large Scale Integration longitudinal time code Long Term Evolution Long Term Evolution-Advanced .

M&O.IT Acronyms at your Fingertips LTFS LTL LTO LU LUN LVS M&A. M&S M2M M2M M3U MAC MAC MAC address MAC layer MAD MADE mAh MAID malware MAM MAM MAN MAPI MAU MB MBean MBone MBps Mbps MBR MC MCA MCA MCE Linear Tape File System Less Than Truckload Linear Tape-Open logical unit logical unit number Layout Verification Systems mergers and acquisitions Management and Operations Modeling and Simulation machine-to-machine machine-to-machine Moving Picture Experts Group Audio Layer 3 URL mandatory access control message authentication code Media Access Control address Media Access Control layer Mobile Active Defense Manufacturing Automation and Design Exploration milliampere hour massive array of idle disks malicious software mobile application management mobile application manager metropolitan area network Messaging Application Program Interface media attachment unit megabyte managed bean Multicast Internet megabytes per second millions of bits per second or megabits per second Master Boot Record Mass Customization Microsoft Connectivity Analyzer Micro Channel Architecture Microsoft Certified Educator .

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MCL
MCM
Mcps
MCS
MCSA
MCSD
MCSE
MCSE Private Cloud
MDB
MDD
MDI
MDI/MDIX
MDM
MDM
MDOP 2012
MDP
MDRAM
MDX
MEAP
MEMS
MEMS
MEO satellite
MEP
MES
MESA
MFA
MFC Library
MFP
MFSK
MFT
MFT
MGCP
MHM
MHP
MHz
MIB

Mesh Connectivity Layer
multi-carrier modulation
megachips per second
Manufacturing Control System
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate
Microsoft Certified Solution Developer
Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert Private Cloud
multidimensional database
model-driven development
Multiple Document Interface
medium dependent interface/MDI crossover
master data management
mobile device management
Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack 2012
Multicast Dissemination Protocol
Multibank Dynamic RAM
multidimensional expressions
mobile enterprise application platform
Micro-electromechanical Systems
micro-electromechanical systems
medium earth orbit satellite
Manufacturing Extension Partnership
Manufacturing Execution System
Manufacturing Execution System Association
multifactor authentication
Microsoft Foundation Class Library
multifunction peripheral
multiple frequency shift keying
managed file transfer
master file table
Media Gateway Control Protocol
VMware vCenter Multi-Hypervisor Manager
Multimedia Home Platform
megahertz
management information base

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MIC
MICR
micro VM
Microsoft DCA
Microsoft FIM
Microsoft UE-V
Microsoft USMT
MID
MIDI
MIM
MIME
MIMO
MIPS
MIS
MISO
MLA
MLC
MMC
MMC
MMC
MMDS
MME
MMI
MMIS
MMP
MMS
MMS
MMU
MO
mobile BaaS
Mobile IPv6
mobile IT
mobile VPN
moblog
MOF
MOL

microwave integrated circuit
magnetic ink character recognition
micro virtual machine
Microsoft DirectAccess Connectivity Assistant
Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager
User Experience Virtualization
User State Migration Tool
mobile Internet device
Musical Instrument Digital Interface
mobile information management
Multi-Purpose Internet Mail Extensions
multiple input, multiple output
million instructions per second
management information systems
multiple input, single output
mobile location analytics
multi-level cell
mobile-to-mobile convergence
MultiMediaCard
Microsoft Management Console
Multichannel Multipoint Distribution Service
MIM
Man Machine Interface
Maintenance Management Information System
multichassis multilink PPP
Multimedia Messaging Service
Manufacturing Message Specification
memory management unit
magneto-optical drive
mobile Backend as a Service
MIPv6 or Mobile Internet Protocol version 6
mobile information technology
mobile virtual private network
mobile blog
Microsoft Operations Framework
middle of life

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips

MOLAP
MOM
MOOC
MOS
MOSFET
MOSPF
MOSS
MOU or MoU
MOVE
MP3
MPEG
MPEG standards
MPI
MPI
MPIO
MPLS
mPOS
MPP
MPPE
MPS
MPS
MRAM
MRI
MR-IOV
mrouter
MRP
MRP II
MrSID
mSATA SSD
MSAU
MSBF
MSCMDM
MSCS
MS-DOS
MSDS
MSE

multidimensional online analytical processing
Manufacturing operation management
massive open online course
mean opinion score
metal-oxide semiconductor field-effect transistor
Multicast Open Shortest Path First
Microsoft Office SharePoint Server
memorandum of understanding
Aruba's Mobile Virtual Enterprise
MPEG-1 Audio Layer-3
Moving Picture Experts Group
Moving Picture Experts Group
message passing interface
master patient index
Multipath I/O
Multiprotocol Label Switching
mobile point of sale
massively parallel processing
Microsoft Point-to-Point Encryption
Master Production Schedule
managed print services
magnetoresistive random access memory
magnetic resonance imaging
Multi-Root IOV
multicast router
Manufacturing Resource Planning
Manufacturing resource planning
Multi-resolution Seamless Image Database
mSATA solid-state drive
multistation access unit
mean-swap-between-failure
Microsoft System Center Mobile Device Manager
Microsoft Cluster Server
Microsoft Disk Operating System
Material Safety Data Sheet
Microsoft Security Essentials

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips MSP MSP MSP platform MSRP MSS MSS MSS MSSP MT MTBF MTO Mtops MTPOD MTS MTS MTS MTTR MTTR MTU MUA MUD Multics MULTOS mutex MV MVA MVC MVMC MVNO MVP MVS MX record NaaS NAC NACHA NAHIT managed service provider management service provider managed service provider platform Message Session Relay Protocol managed security services mobile satellite services maximum segment size managed security service provider medical transcription mean time between failures Make To Order million theoretical operations per second maximum tolerable period of disruption medical transcription software Make To Stock Microsoft Transaction Server Mean Time To Restore mean time to repair maximum transmission unit mail user agent Multi-User Dungeon Multiplexed Information and Computing Service Multiple Operating System mutual exclusion object machine vision Microsoft Virtual Academy model-view-controller Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter mobile virtual network operator Microsoft Most Valuable Professional Multiple Virtual Storage Mail Exchange record network-as-a-service network access control National Automated Clearing House Association National Alliance for Health Information Technology .

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips

NAK
NAP
NAP
NAS
NAS
NASDAQ
NAT
NBA
NBAD
NBAR
NBMA
NC
NCA
NCFA
NCM
NCMS
NCSC
NCVHS
NDA
NDIS
NDMP
NDS
near CDP
NECP
NED
NEDSS
NEOSSat
NERC
NERC CIP
nested VM
NetBEUI
NetBIOS
NetPC
Net-SNMP
NeXT
Nexus 1000V

negative acknowledgment or not acknowledged
Microsoft Network Access Protection
network access point
network access server
network-attached storage
National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations
Network Address Translation
network behavior analysis
network behavior anomaly detection
Network Based Application Recognition
non-broadcast multiple access
network computer
native cloud application
National Call Fee Access
network configuration management
National Center for Manufacturing Sciences
National Computer Security Center
National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics
non-disclosure agreement
Network Driver Interface Specification
Network Data Management Protocol
Novell Directory Services
near-continuous data protection
National Emergency Communications Plan
nano-emissive display
National Electronic Disease Surveillance System
Near Earth Object Surveillance Satellite
North American Electric Reliability Corporation
critical infrastructure protection
nested virtual machine
NetBIOS Extended User Interface
Network Basic Input/Output System
Network PC
Net Simple Network Management Protocol
near-end crosstalk
Cisco Nexus 1000V

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips

NFC
NFR
NFS
NFTS
NFV
NGFW
NGO
NGSCB
NHII
NHIN
NHRP
NI
Ni2
NIAP
NIC
NIC handle
Ni-Cd or NiCd
Nicira NVP
NIH
Ni-MH or NiMH
NIS
NIST
NIST
NJE
NLM
NLP
NMTA
NNI
NNM
NNTP
no op
NOC
NOS
NoSQL
NPD
NPE

Near Field Communication
not for resale
Network File System
national file tracking system
network functions virtualization
next-generation firewall
non-governmental organization
Next Generation Secure Computing Base
National Health Information Infrastructure
Nationwide Health Information Network
Next Hop Resolution Protocol
network intelligence
Net indexer 2
National Information Assurance Partnership
network interface card
Network Information Center handle
Nickel-Cadmium battery
Nicira Network Virtualization Platform
National Institutes of Health
Nickel-Metal Hydride battery
Network Information System
National Institute of Standards and Technology
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Network Job Entry
National Library of Medicine
natural language processing
National Machining and Tooling Association
National Nanotechnology Initiative
Network Node Manager
Network News Transfer Protocol
no operation
network operations center
network operating system
Not Only SQL
product development or new product development
non-practicing entity

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NPI
NPI
NPIV
NPV
NQF
NRLA
NRZ
NSA
NSAP
NSAPI
NSIS
NSP
NT1
NTBackup
NTFS
NTP
NTR
NTS
NTSC
NTU
NUI
NUMA
NURBS
NUS
NVGRE
NVLAP
NVMe
NVS
NWR
OA&M
OAB
OASIS
OASIS
OBI
OCC
OCM

national provider identifier
New Product Introduction
N_Port ID virtualization
Net present value
National Quality Forum
National Labor Relations Board
non-return-to-zero
National Security Agency
Network Service Access Point
Netscape Server Application Programming Interface
Next Steps in Signaling
network service provider
network terminator 1
Microsoft Windows NT backup
NT file system; sometimes New Technology File System
Network Time Protocol
Normal Trade Relations
Number Translation Service
National Television Standards Committee
nuclear time unit
natural user interface
non-uniform memory access
nonuniform rational B-spline
network unified storage
Network Virtualization using Generic Routing Encapsulation
National Voluntary Laboratory Accreditation Program
non-volatile memory express
nonvolatile storage
NOAA Weather Radio
operations, administration, and management
offline address book
Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards
Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards
Open Buying on the Internet
Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
organizational change management

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips OCNCC OCR OCR OCSP OCW OCx ODBC ODCA ODF ODI ODIN ODIN ODL ODM ODMA ODMR ODP ODS ODS ODX OEBF OECD OEE OEM OEM OFB OF-Config OFDM OFPP OGSA OHA OID OLA OLAP OLE OLE DB Oracle Communications Network Charging and Control Office for Civil Rights optical character recognition Online Certificate Status Protocol MIT OpenCourseWare Optical Carrier levels Open Database Connectivity Open Data Center Alliance Open Document Format Open Data-Link Interface Open Data Center with an Interoperable Network Open Device Identification Number Open and Distance Learning Original Design Manufacturer Open Document Management API or Application Program Interface On-Demand Mail Relay Open Directory Project Ozone Depleting Substance operational data store Offloaded Data Transfer Open Electronic Book Forum Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development Original Equipment Effectiveness Original Equipment Manufacturer original equipment manufacturer output feedback OpenFlow Configuration and Management Protocol orthogonal frequency-division multiplexing Office of Federal Procurement Policy Open Grid Services Architecture Open Handset Alliance object ID operational level agreement online analytical processing Object Linking and Embedding OLEDB or Object Linking and Embedding Database .

IT Acronyms at your Fingertips OLED OLPC OLT OLTP OLTP OMAP OMB OMB OMG OMSS ONF OODBMS or ODBMS OoOE OOP OOP OOPSLA OOXML OPAC OPAC OPC OpenGL OpenNMS OpenVPN Opex OPM OPML OPS OPT OR ORB ORBS ORM OS OSA OSBI OSD light-emitting diode One Laptop Per Child optical line terminal On Line Transaction Processing online transaction processing Open Multimedia Application Platform Office of Management and Budget Office of Management and Budget Object Management Group Oracle Mobile Security Suite Open Networking Foundation object-oriented database management system out-of-order execution Out Of Production object-oriented programming Object-Oriented Programming Systems. Languages and Applications Office Open Extended Markup Language Online Public Access Catalog Online Public Access Catalog OLE for Process Control Open Graphics Library Open Network Management System open source virtual private network operational expenditure operational performance management Outline Processor Markup Language Open Profiling Standard Optimized Production Technology operations research Object Request Broker Open Relay Behavior-modification System object-relational mapping operating system Open System Authentication open source business intelligence object storage device .

P2P P2P P2P botnet P2P network P2V P3P P3P Open Source Development Labs Open Software Foundation Open Service Gateway Initiative Open Service Gateway Initiative Occupational Safety and Health Administration Occupational Safety and Health Administration Open Systems Interconnection online service provider Open Settlement Protocol Open Shortest Path First open source software Online Service System operational support system Over the Air over-the-air update On-Time delivery to Commit date order to cash On-Time delivery performance to Customer Request Date organic thin-film transistor Optivity Telephony Manager one-time password OUCH To Trade Options organizational unit Open vSwitch Database Management Protocol Microsoft Outlook Web App Open Web Application Security Project OneWebDay polynomial versus nondeterministic polynomial profit and loss statement procure to pay path to profitability peer-to-peer botnet peer-to-peer network physical to virtual Platform for Privacy Preferences Project Platform for Privacy Preferences .IT Acronyms at your Fingertips OSDL OSF OSGi OSGi OSHA OSHA OSI OSP OSP OSPF OSS OSS OSS OTA OTA update OTC OTC or O2C OTCR OTFT OTM OTP OTTO protocol OU OVSDB OWA OWASP OWD P versus NP P&L.

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T. S/MIME S/N or SNR S/PDIF S/PDIF S4L SA SA SA SAA SaaS SaaS SaaS SaaS BI SaaS ERP SACD SAFE SAM SAM Real-Time Transport Control Protocol Research and Technical Development reconfigurable tactile display Rich Text Format real-time location system Read The Manual recovery time objective real-time operational intelligence real-time operating system Real-Time Transport Protocol Real Time Streaming Protocol round-trip time Rational Unified Process remote wakeup return-to-zero sales and operations planning Cybersecurity Enhancement Act of 2009 Self-Monitoring Analysis & Reporting Technology Secure Multi-Purpose Internet Mail Extensions signal-to-noise ratio Sony/Philips Digital Interface Sony/Philips Digital Interface spam for life service assurance Microsoft Exchange System Attendant Microsoft Software Assurance Systems Application Architecture Software as a Service Security as a Service Storage as a Service Software as a Service BI software-as-a-service ERP hosting Super Audio CD Samsung for Enterprise Security Accounts Manager storage area management .R.A.773 S.IT Acronyms at your Fingertips RTCP RTD RTD RTF RTLS RTM RTO RtOI RTOS RTP RTSP RTT RUP RWU RZ S&OP. S.M.

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IT Acronyms at your Fingertips SMS spam SMSC SMTP SMWT SNA SNAFU SNG SNMP SNOMED CT SOA SOAP SOC SoC Soc 1 Soc 2 Soc 3 SoC testing social BPM SoD SOFC SOHO SOI SOI SOLED SoLoMo SOM SoMoClo SONET SOP SOP SOPA SOR SoS sosofo SOW SOW cell phone spam or short messaging service spam short message service center Simple Mail Transfer Protocol Self Managed Work Teams Systems Network Architecture situation normal. local and mobile service-oriented management social.Clinical Terms service-oriented architecture Simple Object Access Protocol switch-on-a-chip system-on-a-chip Service Organization Control 1 Service Organization Control 2 Service Organization Control 3 system-on-a-chip testing business process management segregation of duties solid oxide fuel cell Small Office Home Office Silicon-on-Insulator service-oriented integration stacked organic light-emitting device social. all f***ed up satellite news gathering Simple Network Management Protocol Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine -. mobile and cloud Synchronous Optical Network Sales and Operations Planning Same Origin Policy Stop Online Piracy Act system of record system of systems specification of a sequence of flow objects statement of work Statement of Work .

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