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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

          AEOP

          Adaptive Electro-Optical Processor

          In English

          AFD

          Advanced Formating Device

          In English

          AFP

          Advanced Flexible Processor

          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

            AIT

            Advanced Intelligent Tape

            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

                  AMT

                  Auxiliary Master Tape

                  In English

                  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).

                    The abbreviation AOSP (Advanced Onboard Signal Processor) includes the abbreviation SP (Signal Processor).

                    In English

                    APB

                    Advanced Peripheral Bus

                    In English

                      APES

                      Advanced Processor Emulator System

                      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

                                BFSPLP

                                BFS Payload Preprocessor

                                In English

                                BOT

                                Beginning Of Tape

                                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

                                              The abbreviation CCP (Computer Control Panel) includes the abbreviation CP (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

                                                CDP
                                                Command Data Processor

                                                The abbreviation CDP (Command Data Processor) includes the abbreviation DP (Data Processor).

                                                In English

                                                CDS

                                                Command and Data Subsystem

                                                In English

                                                CDT
                                                Compressed Data Tape

                                                The abbreviation CDT (Compressed Data Tape) includes the abbreviation DT (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

                                                      CIT

                                                      CAP Initialization Tape

                                                      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

                                                      CMTS

                                                      Computerized Maintenance Test System

                                                      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

                                                      CPT
                                                      Computer Program Tape

                                                      The abbreviation CPT (Computer Program Tape) includes the abbreviation CP (Computer Program).

                                                      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 (see 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

                                                          The abbreviation CSDT (Computer Software Data Tape) includes the abbreviation DT (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

                                                                The abbreviation CSP (Certified Special Processor) is included in the abbreviation CSPL (Certified Special Processor List).

                                                                In English

                                                                CSPL
                                                                Certified Special Processor List

                                                                The abbreviation CSPL (Certified Special Processor List) includes the abbreviation CSP (Certified Special Processor).

                                                                In English

                                                                CSRP

                                                                Computer and Software Review Panel

                                                                In English

                                                                CSS

                                                                Computer Subsystem

                                                                In English

                                                                  CTL

                                                                  Controller Tape Location

                                                                  In English

                                                                  CTP

                                                                  Cyclic Time Processor

                                                                  In English

                                                                  CTR

                                                                  Computing Tabulating Recording (Corporation)

                                                                  In English

                                                                  CTT

                                                                  Command Transfer Tape

                                                                  In English

                                                                  DACB

                                                                  Data Acquisition Control Buffer

                                                                  In English

                                                                  DACBU

                                                                  Data Acquisition and Control Buffer Unit

                                                                  In English

                                                                  DACP

                                                                  Data Acquisition (and) Control Processor

                                                                  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

                                                                  DCSP
                                                                  Digital Control Signal Processor

                                                                  The abbreviation DCSP (Digital Control Signal Processor) includes the abbreviation SP (Signal Processor).

                                                                  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

                                                                  DEP

                                                                  Dedicated Experienced Processor

                                                                  In English

                                                                  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

                                                                  Data Management Processor

                                                                  In English

                                                                  DMP

                                                                  Data Merger Processor

                                                                  In English

                                                                  DMP

                                                                  DEU Message Processor

                                                                  In English

                                                                  DON

                                                                  Disque Optique Numérique

                                                                  In French

                                                                    DOT

                                                                    Data Output Tape

                                                                    In English

                                                                    DP
                                                                    Data Processor

                                                                    The abbreviation DP (Data Processor) is included in abbreviations such as CDP (Command Data Processor), ODDP (Object-Dependent Data Processor), RSDP (Remote Site Data Processor), SDP (Shuttle Data Processor), SDP (Site Data Processor), SDP (Standard Data Processor), TDP (Tracking Data Processor), EDP (Embedded Data Processor) and PDP-1 (Programmed Data Processor-1).

                                                                    In English

                                                                    DPA

                                                                    Differential Power Analysis

                                                                    In English

                                                                      DPI

                                                                      Dots Per Inch

                                                                      In English

                                                                      DPP

                                                                      DTD (Document Type Definition) Pre-processor Parser

                                                                      In English

                                                                      DPU

                                                                      Digital Processing Unit

                                                                      In English

                                                                        DRAM
                                                                        Dynamic Random Access Memory

                                                                        The abbreviation DRAM (Dynamic Random Access Memory) is included in the abbreviation SDRAM (Synchronous Dynamic Random Access Memory), and it includes the abbreviation RAM (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

                                                                            DSP
                                                                            Digital Signal Processor

                                                                            The abbreviation DSP (Digital Signal Processor) includes the abbreviation SP (Signal Processor).

                                                                            In English

                                                                            DT
                                                                            Data Tape

                                                                            The abbreviation DT (Data Tape) is included in abbreviations such as CDT (Compressed Data Tape), CSDT (Computer Software Data Tape), MSDT (Multiple Shuttle Data Tape), PDT (Payload Data Tape), SDT (Shuttle Data Tape), TDT (Telemetry Data Tape) and EADT (Experiment Agency Data Tape).

                                                                            In English

                                                                            DTE
                                                                            Data Terminal Equipment

                                                                            = DEE, ETD, ETTD (see 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

                                                                            EADT
                                                                            Experiment Agency Data Tape

                                                                            The abbreviation EADT (Experiment Agency Data Tape) includes the abbreviation DT (Data Tape).

                                                                            In English

                                                                            EAROM
                                                                            Electrically Alterable Read-Only Memory

                                                                            The abbreviation EAROM (Electrically Alterable Read-Only Memory) includes the abbreviation ROM (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

                                                                                ECT

                                                                                Experiment Command Tape

                                                                                In English

                                                                                EDDL

                                                                                Electronic Device Description Language

                                                                                In English

                                                                                EDO

                                                                                Extended Data Out

                                                                                In English

                                                                                EDP
                                                                                Embedded Data Processor

                                                                                The abbreviation EDP (Embedded Data Processor) includes the abbreviation DP (Data Processor).

                                                                                In English

                                                                                EDPE

                                                                                Electronic Data Processing Equipment

                                                                                In English

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