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    AAMP

    Advanced Architecture Microprocessor

    In English

    ABEL

    Advanced Boolean Expression Language

    In English

    ABM

    Acquisition Bus Monitor

    In English

    AC

    Auxiliary Computer

    In English

      ACC

      Automatic Control Console

      In English

      ACE

      Acceptance Checkout Equipment

      In English

      ACE
      Automatic Checkout Equipment

      The abbreviation ACE (Automatic Checkout Equipment) is included in the abbreviation ACES (Automatic Checkout Equipment Sequencer).

      In English

      ACES

      Acceptance Control Equipment Section

      In English

      ACES
      Automatic Checkout Equipment Sequencer

      The abbreviation ACES (Automatic Checkout Equipment Sequencer) includes the abbreviation ACE (Automatic Checkout Equipment).

      In English

      ACM

      Auxiliary Core Memory

      In English

      ACTE

      Applications Committee for Terminal Equipment

      In English

      ADB

      Auxiliary Memory Data Output Bus

      In English

      ADB

      Apple Desktop Bus

      In English

        ADC

        Air Data Computer

        In English

        ADC

        Analog-To-Digital Computer

        In English

        ADH

        Advanced Development Hardware

        In English

          ADOP

          Advanced Distributed On-board Processor

          In English

            ADPE

            Automatic Data Processing Equipment

            In English

            ADPE

            Automated Data Processing Equipment

            In English

            AFD

            Advanced Formating Device

            In English

            AGC

            Apollo Guidance Computer

            In English

            AGP

            Accelerated Graphics Port

            In English

            AHA

            Accelerated Hub Architecture

            In English

              AHDL

              Altera Hardware Description Language

              In English

              AK
              Asmeninis Kompiuteris

              = PC | Personal Computer | In English
              = PK | Persoanlike kompjûter | In Frisian
              = PK | Persona Komputilo | In Esperanto
              = PC | Personlig computer | In Danish
              = PK | Persoanlike Kompjûte | In Finnish
              = ДК | Дербес Компьютер | In Kazakh
              = ПК | Персоналдык Компьютер | In Kirghiz
              = ЛС | Личен Сметач | In Macedonian
              = PC | Personal Computer | In Dutch
              = ПК | Персональний Комп’ютер | In Ukrainian
              = ПК | Персанальны камп’ютар | In Belarusian
              = ԱՀ | Անհատական համակարգիչ | In Armenian
              = ПК | Персональный Компьютер | In Russian
              = ПЭВМ | персональная Электронно-Вычислительная Машина | In Russian
              = PC | Personal Computer | In Scots
              = PC | Personal Computer | In Saterland Frisian

              In Lithuanian

                AL-PA

                Arbitrated Loop Physical Address

                In English

                  ALM

                  Architectures Logicielles et Matérielles

                  In French

                  AMPEERS

                  Autonomous Portable Object with huge Embedded Energy Storage

                  In English

                  AMR

                  Audio/Modem Riser

                  In English

                    AMS

                    Alan Michael Sugar

                    In many languages

                      AMTD
                      Automatic Magnetic Tape Dissemination

                      The abbreviation AMTD (Automatic Magnetic Tape Dissemination) includes the abbreviation MT (Magnetic Tape).

                      In English

                      AOC

                      Auxiliary Output Chip

                      In English

                        AOSP
                        Advanced Onboard Signal Processor

                        The Advanced Onboard Signal Processor (AOSP) was a distributed signal processing computer meant for space applications. Its architecture was based on an arbitrary-topology network of identical processing elements specialized to perform signal processing and controlled by a distributed operating system (OS) written in a high-order language (HOL).

                        In English

                        APB

                        Advanced Peripheral Bus

                        In English

                          ARD

                          Apple Remote Desktop

                          In English

                          ASDTIC

                          Analog-Signal-to-Discrete-Time-Interval Converter

                          In English

                            ASF

                            Auto Sheet Feeder

                            In English

                              ATAPI

                              Advanced Technology Attachment Packet Interface

                              In English

                                ATC

                                Aircraft Target Computer

                                In English

                                ATC

                                ATE Computer

                                In English

                                  ATS

                                  Address Translation Services

                                  In English

                                  AVX

                                  Advanced Vector Extensions

                                  In English

                                  BD

                                  Binary Decoder

                                  In English

                                    BFC
                                    Backup Flight Computer

                                    The abbreviation BFC (Backup Flight Computer) includes the abbreviation FC (Flight Computer).

                                    In English

                                    BSCM

                                    Business Service Configuration Manager

                                    In English

                                      BUC

                                      Backup Computer

                                      In English

                                        CAB

                                        Computer Address Bus

                                        In English

                                          CAM
                                          Computer Annunciation Matrix

                                          A general purpose computer fail detection (GPC Fail) will display a class 2 GPC Fault message with illumination of the Master Alarm. The GPC Status Matrix, sometimes referred to as the Computer Annunciation Matrix (CAM), lights to indicate failure votes; any time a yellow matrix light is illuminated, the GPC caution and warning light on panel F7 also lights.

                                          In English

                                          CAM

                                          Content-Addressable Memory

                                          In English

                                          CAM

                                          Carte à Mémoire

                                          In French

                                          CARL

                                          Cerveau Analytique de Recherche et de Liaison

                                          In French

                                          CAS

                                          Content Addressed Storage

                                          In English

                                          CBEMA

                                          Computer and Business Equipment Manufacturers Association

                                          In English

                                          CBM

                                          Commodore Business Machines

                                          In English

                                          CC

                                          Computer Center

                                          In English

                                            CCC

                                            Central Computer Complex

                                            In English

                                              CCC

                                              Computer Checkout Console

                                              In English

                                              CCC

                                              Coordinate Conversion Computer

                                              In English

                                                CCE

                                                Computer Command Engineer

                                                In English

                                                  CCF

                                                  Central Computer Facility

                                                  In English

                                                  CCMS

                                                  Checkout, Control & Monitor Subsystem

                                                  In English

                                                  CCP

                                                  Center Console Panel

                                                  In English

                                                  CCP

                                                  Computer Control Panel

                                                  In English

                                                  CCP

                                                  Console Command Processor

                                                  In English

                                                  CCPDSR

                                                  Common Center Processing and Display System Replacement

                                                  In English

                                                  CCR
                                                  Control Center Rack

                                                  The abbreviation CCR (Control Center Rack) includes the abbreviation CC (Control Center).

                                                  In English

                                                  CCS

                                                  Computer Core Segment

                                                  In English

                                                    CCT

                                                    Computer-Compatible Tape

                                                    In English

                                                    CCW

                                                    Continuous Composite WORM

                                                    In English

                                                    CDB
                                                    Computer Data Bus

                                                    The abbreviation CDB (Computer Data Bus) includes the abbreviation DB (Data Bus).

                                                    In English

                                                    CDC

                                                    Command and Data Handling Console

                                                    In English

                                                    CDC

                                                    Computer Development Center

                                                    In English

                                                    CDC

                                                    Control Data Corporation

                                                    In English

                                                    CDC

                                                    Connected Device Configuration

                                                    In English

                                                    CDS

                                                    Command and Data Subsystem

                                                    In English

                                                    CDT

                                                    Compressed Data Tape

                                                    In English

                                                    CDU

                                                    Computer Display Unit

                                                    In English

                                                    CGA

                                                    Color Graphics Adapter

                                                    In English

                                                      CGC

                                                      Command Guidance Computer

                                                      In English

                                                        CHES

                                                        Cryptographic Hardware and Embedded Systems

                                                        In English

                                                        CHL

                                                        Certified Hardware List

                                                        In English

                                                        CICU

                                                        Communication Interface Control Unit

                                                        In English

                                                        CILOMAG

                                                        CIrcuits LOgiques MAgnétiques

                                                        In French

                                                        CIM

                                                        Computer-Integrated Manufacturing

                                                        In English

                                                        CISC

                                                        Complex Instruction Set Computer

                                                        In English

                                                          CJECE

                                                          Canadian Journal of Electrical Computer Engineering

                                                          In English

                                                          CLC

                                                          Computer Liaison Committee

                                                          In English

                                                          CLS

                                                          Cable Library System

                                                          In English

                                                          CMB

                                                          Compagnie des Machines Bull

                                                          In French

                                                          CMC

                                                          Central Maintenance Computer

                                                          In English

                                                          CMC

                                                          Command Module Computer

                                                          In English

                                                            CMC
                                                            Crew Module Computer

                                                            The abbreviation CMC (Crew Module Computer) includes the abbreviation CM (Crew Module).

                                                            In English

                                                            COMA

                                                            Cache-Only Memory Architecture

                                                            In English

                                                            COS
                                                            Checkout Station

                                                            = CS | Checkout Station | In English

                                                            In English

                                                            CP

                                                            Console Processor

                                                            In English

                                                            CP

                                                            Communication Processor

                                                            In English

                                                            CPLD

                                                            Complex Programmable Logic Device

                                                            In English

                                                            CPU

                                                            Central Processing Unit

                                                            In English

                                                              CPU

                                                              Command Processor Unit

                                                              In English

                                                                CPU

                                                                Computer Printer Unit

                                                                In English

                                                                CPU

                                                                Computer Processing Unit

                                                                In English

                                                                  CREAM

                                                                  Cosmic Radiation Effects and Activation Monitor

                                                                  In English

                                                                  CRR

                                                                  Computer Run Report

                                                                  In English

                                                                  CRT

                                                                  Computer Response Time

                                                                  In English

                                                                  CS
                                                                  Checkout Station

                                                                  = COS, CS (look above)

                                                                  The abbreviation CS (Checkout Station) is included in the abbreviation DCS (Dual Checkout Station).

                                                                  In English

                                                                  CSD

                                                                  Computer System Director

                                                                  In English

                                                                  CSDM

                                                                  Computer System Diagnostic Manual

                                                                  In English

                                                                  CSDT

                                                                  Computer Software Data Tape

                                                                  In English

                                                                  CSE

                                                                  Computer Support Equipment

                                                                  In English

                                                                    CSIR

                                                                    Computer Systems Integration Review

                                                                    In English

                                                                    CSL

                                                                    Computer Status Light

                                                                    In English

                                                                      CSM

                                                                      Computer Status Matrix

                                                                      In English

                                                                        CSOM

                                                                        Computer System Operator's Manual

                                                                        In English

                                                                        CSP

                                                                        Certified Special Processor

                                                                        In English

                                                                          CSPL

                                                                          Certified Special Processor List

                                                                          In English

                                                                            CSRP

                                                                            Computer and Software Review Panel

                                                                            In English

                                                                            CSS

                                                                            Computer Subsystem

                                                                            In English

                                                                              CTR

                                                                              Computing Tabulating Recording (Corporation)

                                                                              In English

                                                                              DACB

                                                                              Data Acquisition Control Buffer

                                                                              In English

                                                                              DACBU

                                                                              Data Acquisition and Control Buffer Unit

                                                                              In English

                                                                              DACS

                                                                              Data Acquisition and Control Subsystem

                                                                              In English

                                                                              DAS

                                                                              Data Analysis Station

                                                                              In English

                                                                              DBIA
                                                                              Data Bus Interface Adapter

                                                                              The abbreviation DBIA (Data Bus Interface Adapter) includes the abbreviation DB (Data Bus).

                                                                              In English

                                                                              DBIU
                                                                              Data Bus Interface Unit

                                                                              The abbreviation DBIU (Data Bus Interface Unit) includes the abbreviation DB (Data Bus).

                                                                              In English

                                                                              DBW
                                                                              Data Bus Wire

                                                                              The abbreviation DBW (Data Bus Wire) includes the abbreviation DB (Data Bus).

                                                                              In English

                                                                              DCE

                                                                              Data Circuit-terminating Equipment

                                                                              In English

                                                                              DCE

                                                                              Data Communication Equipment

                                                                              In English

                                                                              DCM

                                                                              DECOM Control Memory

                                                                              In English

                                                                              DCM

                                                                              Decommutator Control Memory

                                                                              In English

                                                                              DCS
                                                                              Dual Checkout Station

                                                                              The abbreviation DCS (Dual Checkout Station) includes the abbreviation CS (Checkout Station).

                                                                              In English

                                                                              DCU

                                                                              Digital Computer Unit

                                                                              In English

                                                                              DEC

                                                                              Digital Equipment Corporation

                                                                              In English

                                                                              DEE
                                                                              Datenendeinrichtung

                                                                              = DTE | Data Terminal Equipment | In English
                                                                              = ETD | Equipo Terminal de Datos | In Spanish
                                                                              = ETD | Equip Terminal de Dades | In Catalan
                                                                              = ETTD | Équipement Terminal de Traitement de Données | In French

                                                                              In German

                                                                              DHE

                                                                              Data Handling Equipment

                                                                              In English

                                                                              DINUM

                                                                              Disk Identification Number

                                                                              In English

                                                                              DIP

                                                                              Display Input Processor

                                                                              In English

                                                                              DIP

                                                                              Display Interface Processor

                                                                              In English

                                                                              DLI

                                                                              Device Layer Interface

                                                                              In English

                                                                              DLT

                                                                              Digital Linear Tape

                                                                              In English

                                                                                DMA

                                                                                Direct Memory Access

                                                                                In German

                                                                                DMA

                                                                                Direct Memory Access

                                                                                In English

                                                                                DMA

                                                                                Direct Memory Addressing

                                                                                In English

                                                                                DMC

                                                                                Data Management Computer

                                                                                In English

                                                                                DMCM

                                                                                Double-Density Modular Core Memory

                                                                                In English

                                                                                DMP

                                                                                DEU Message Processor

                                                                                In English

                                                                                  DON

                                                                                  Disque Optique Numérique

                                                                                  In French

                                                                                    DP

                                                                                    Data Processor

                                                                                    In English

                                                                                    DPA

                                                                                    Differential Power Analysis

                                                                                    In English

                                                                                      DPI

                                                                                      Dots Per Inch

                                                                                      In English

                                                                                      DPU

                                                                                      Digital Processing Unit

                                                                                      In English

                                                                                        DRAM

                                                                                        Dynamic Random Access Memory

                                                                                        In English

                                                                                        DRK

                                                                                        Display Request Keyboard

                                                                                        In English

                                                                                          DRR

                                                                                          Data Recorder or Reproducer

                                                                                          In English

                                                                                          DRS

                                                                                          Data Recording System

                                                                                          In English

                                                                                          DSCIM

                                                                                          Display System Computer Input Multiplexer

                                                                                          In English

                                                                                          DSCU

                                                                                          Digital Computer Switching Unit

                                                                                          In English

                                                                                            DSE

                                                                                            Data Storage Equipment

                                                                                            In English

                                                                                            DTE
                                                                                            Data Terminal Equipment

                                                                                            = DEE, ETD, ETTD (look above)

                                                                                            In English

                                                                                            DTVC

                                                                                            Data Transmission and Verification Converter

                                                                                            In English

                                                                                            DTVC

                                                                                            Digital Transmission and Verification Converter

                                                                                            In English

                                                                                            DUE

                                                                                            Datenübertragungseinrichtung

                                                                                            In German

                                                                                            DVD

                                                                                            Digital Versatile Disc

                                                                                            In English

                                                                                            DVMA

                                                                                            Device Virtual Memory Access

                                                                                            In English

                                                                                            EAC

                                                                                            Emergency Action Console

                                                                                            In English

                                                                                            EAROM

                                                                                            Electrically Alterable Read-Only Memory

                                                                                            In English

                                                                                            EBC

                                                                                            Emulated Buffer Computer

                                                                                            In English

                                                                                              EBS

                                                                                              Amazon Elastic Block Store

                                                                                              In English

                                                                                              EC

                                                                                              Experiment Computer

                                                                                              In English

                                                                                                EC2

                                                                                                Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud

                                                                                                In English

                                                                                                ECA

                                                                                                Electronic Computer Assembly

                                                                                                In English

                                                                                                ECMA

                                                                                                European Computer Manufacturers Association

                                                                                                In English

                                                                                                EDDL

                                                                                                Electronic Device Description Language

                                                                                                In English

                                                                                                EDO

                                                                                                Extended Data Out

                                                                                                In English

                                                                                                EDP

                                                                                                Embedded Data Processor

                                                                                                In English

                                                                                                EDPE

                                                                                                Electronic Data Processing Equipment

                                                                                                In English

                                                                                                EDPL

                                                                                                Engineering Development Processor Laboratory

                                                                                                In English

                                                                                                  EDPM

                                                                                                  Electronic Data Processing Machine

                                                                                                  In English

                                                                                                  EEPROM

                                                                                                  Electrically Erasable Programmable Read-Only Memory

                                                                                                  In English

                                                                                                  EGC

                                                                                                  Experiment Ground Computer

                                                                                                  In English

                                                                                                    EHSD

                                                                                                    Existing Hardware/Software Data Base

                                                                                                    In English

                                                                                                    EMCIT

                                                                                                    (Agreement Group for) European Testing of Electromagnetic Compatibility of Information Technology Products

                                                                                                    In English

                                                                                                    EMU

                                                                                                    Extended Memory Unit

                                                                                                    In English

                                                                                                    ENIAC

                                                                                                    Electronic Numerical Integrator and Computer

                                                                                                    In English

                                                                                                    ENIAC

                                                                                                    Electronic Numerical Integrator And Calculator

                                                                                                    In English

                                                                                                    EPLD

                                                                                                    Electrically Erasable Programmable Logic Device

                                                                                                    In English

                                                                                                    EPROM

                                                                                                    Erasable Programmable Read-Only Memory

                                                                                                    In English

                                                                                                    ETD
                                                                                                    Equipo Terminal de Datos

                                                                                                    = DEE, DTE, ETTD (look above)

                                                                                                    In Spanish

                                                                                                    ETD
                                                                                                    Equip Terminal de Dades

                                                                                                    = DEE, DTE, ETTD (look above)

                                                                                                    In Catalan

                                                                                                    ETTD
                                                                                                    Équipement Terminal de Traitement de Données

                                                                                                    = DEE, DTE, ETD, ETTD (look above)

                                                                                                    In French

                                                                                                    EWG

                                                                                                    European Wholesale Group (www.ewg-group.com)

                                                                                                    In English

                                                                                                      EXC

                                                                                                      Experiment Computer

                                                                                                      In English

                                                                                                        EXH

                                                                                                        Exchange Hardware

                                                                                                        In English

                                                                                                          FC
                                                                                                          Flight Computer

                                                                                                          The abbreviation FC (Flight Computer) is included in abbreviations such as BFC (Backup Flight Computer), FCOS (Flight Computer Operating System) and MFC (Multiple-Flight Computer).

                                                                                                          In English

                                                                                                          FEP

                                                                                                          Front-End Processor

                                                                                                          In English

                                                                                                            FIFO

                                                                                                            First In/First Out

                                                                                                            In English

                                                                                                            FMAHTS

                                                                                                            Flight Manifest and Hardware Tracking System

                                                                                                            In English

                                                                                                            FOSII

                                                                                                            Foundations of Self-Governing ICT Infrastructures

                                                                                                            In English

                                                                                                            FP

                                                                                                            Flexible Processor

                                                                                                            In English

                                                                                                            FPGA

                                                                                                            FIeld-Programmable Gate Array

                                                                                                            In English

                                                                                                            FSB

                                                                                                            Front Side Bus

                                                                                                            In English

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