List of Important Computer Related Abbreviations and Acronyms

List of Important Computer Related Abbreviations and Acronyms

Here are some important abbreviations associated with Computer and web technology. These terms are very basic and general known by many peoples, but aim of sharing here to spread with unaware people.

List of Important Abbreviations related with Computer or Internet

Abbreviations Full Forms
CDAC Centre for Development of Advanced Parallel Computing
C-DOT Center for Development of Telematrics
HTTP Hyper Text Transfer Protocol
ROM Read Only Memory
RAM Random Access Memory
BIOS Basic Input- Output System
MODEM Modulation – Demodulation
CAD Computer Aided Design
PSTN Public Switched Public Data Network
PSPDN Pocket Switched Public
RABAN Remote Area Business Message Network
LAN Local Area Network
WAN Wide Area Network
MAN Metropolitan Area Network
CDMA Code Division Multiple Access
GAIS Gateway Internet Access Service
E-Mail Electronic Mail
CD Compact Disc
LDU Liquid Display Unit
CPU Central Processing Unit
CAM Computer Aided Manufacturing
CATScan Computerized Axial Tomography Scan
COBOL Common Business Oriented Language
COMAL Common Algorithmic Language
DOS Disk Operating System
DTS Desk Top System
DTP Desk Top Publishing
E-Commerce Electronic Commerce
ENIAC Electronic Numerical Integrator And Calculator
FAX Far Away Xerox
FLOPS Floating Operations Per Second
FORTRAN Formula Translation
HLL High Level Language
HTML Hyper Text Markup Language
IBM International Business Machine
IC Integrated Circuit
ISH International Super Highway
LISP List Processing
LLL Low Level Language
MICR Magnetic Ink Character Recognizer
MIPS Millions of Instructions Per Second
MOPS Millions of Operations Per Second
MPU Micro Processor Unit
NICNET National Information Center Network
OMR Optical Mark Reader
PC-DOT Personal Computer Disk Operation System
PROM Programmable Read Only Memory
SNOBOL String Oriented Symbolic Language
UPS Uninterpretable Power Supply
VDU Visual Display Unit
VLSI Very Large Scale Integrated
WWW World Wide Web
WLAN Wireless Local Area Network
Wi-fi Wireless Fidelity
TIFF Tagged Image File Format
E-SATA External Serial Advanced Technology Attachment
WiMAX Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access
JPEG Joint Photographic Experts Group
GIF Graphics Interchange Format
ATX Advanced Technology Extended
UATX Ultra Advanced Technology Extended
FATX Flex Advanced Technology Extended
MATX Micro Advanced Technology Extended
EEATX Enhanced Extended Advanced Technology Extended
DDR SDRAM Double-Data-Rate Synchronous Dynamic Random Access Memory
DDR RAM Double-Data-Rate Random Access Memory
GUI Graphical User Interfaces
CUI Command User Interfaces
AGP Accellerated Graphics Port
NAT Network Address Translation
ARPANET Advanced Research Projects Agency Network
BIOS Basic Input/Output System
SCSI Small Computer Systems Interface
OCR Optical Character Recognition
PCI Peripheral Component Interface
PDA Personal Digital Assistant
MIDI Musical Instrument Digital Interface
BPS Bites Per Second
KBPS KiloBits Per Second
MPEG Motion Picture Experts Group
JPEG Joint Photographic Expert Group
LCD Liquid Crystal Display
MAC Media Access Control
PHP Hyper Text Preprocessor
RDBMS Relational Database Management System
SQL Stuctured Query Language
DTD Document Type Definition
URI Unique Resource Identifiers
WSDL Web Services Definition Language
UDF User Defined Function
SOAP Simple Object Access Protocol
SOA Service_Oriented Architecture
DDL Data Definition Language
DML Data Manipulation Language
CLR Common Language Runtime
UI User Interface
NIC Network Interface Card
VDL View Definition Language
TCP Transmission Control Protocol
PSPDN Public Switched Packet Data Network
SQL Structured Query Language
DBMS Data Base Management System
OOPS Object Oreinted Progrmmings
CGI Common Gateway Interface
SMTP Simple Mail Transfer Protocol
HTTPS Hyper Text Transfer Protocol Secured
URL Uniform Resource Locator
VIRUS  Vital Information Resource Under Seige
PPM Page Per Minute
GPU Graphics Processing Unit
LASER Light Amplification By Stimulated Emission Of Radiation
EEPROM Electronically Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory
BIT Binary Digit
DVD Digital Versatile Disk
RTOS Real Time Operating System
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