Abbreviation Related to Computer

Abbreviation Related to Computer

A

ADC: Analog Converter
AL: Artificial Intelligence
ALGOL: Algorithmic Language
ALU: Arithmetic Logic Unit
ASCII: American Standard Code for Information Interchange
ATM: Automatic Teller Machine

B

BARC: The Bhabha Atomic Research Center
BASIC: Beginner’s All-purpose Symbolic Instruction Code

C

CAD: Computer Aided design
CAM: Computer Aided
CD: Compact Disk
CD ROM: Compact Disk Read Only Memory
CD RW: Compact Disk Read and Write
COBOL: Common Business Oriented Language
CPU: Central Processing Unit
CU: Control Unit

D

D RAM: Dynamic Ram
DAC: Digital Analog Converter
DBMS: Database Management System
DCL: Digital Commend Language
DFA: Data Flow Digram
DNS: Domain Name System
DVD: Digital Versatile Disk

E

E-Mail: Electronic Mail
E-Commerce: Electronic Commerce
E-PROM: Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory
EBCDIC: Extended Binary Coded Decimal Interchange Code
EDP: Electronic Data Processing
EDSAC: Electronic Delay Storage Automatic Calculator
EE-PROM: Electrically Erasable Programmable read Only Memory
ENIAC: Electronic Numerical Integrated and Computer

F

FORTRAN: Formula Translation
FTP: File Transfer Protocol

G

GUI: Graphical User Interface

H

HTML: Hyper Text Markup Language
HTTP: Hyper Text transfer Protocol

I

IBM: International Business Muchine
ISDN: Integrated Services Digital Network
IT: Information Technology

K

KBPS: Kilo Byte Per Second

L

LAN: Local Area NEtwork
LCD: Liquid Crystal Display
LSI: Large scale Integration

M

MB: Mega Byte
MICRL Magnetic Ink Character Reader
MODEM: Modulator – Demodulator
MS-Access: Microsoft Access
MS-DOS: Microsoft Disk Operating System
MS-EXCEL: Microsoft Excel
MS-WINDOS: Microsoft Windows
MS-WORD: Microsoft Word

N

NAL: National Aerospace Laboratorics
NIC: Network Interface Card

O

OCR: Optical character Reader
OMR: Optical Mark Reader
OS: Operating System

P

PC: Personal Computer
PDL: Program Design Language
POS: Point of Sales
PROM: Programmable Read Only Memory

R

RAM: Random Access Memory
ROM: Read Only Memory
RPG: Report Program Generator

S

S RAM: Static Ram
SCSI Port: Small Computer System Interface Port

T

TCP: Transmission Control Protocol
IP: Internet Protocol

U

ULSI: Ultra Large Scale Integration
UNIVAC: 1-Universal Automatic Computer
UPS: Uninterruptible Power Supply
URL: Uniform Resource Locator
USB: Universal Serial Bus

V

VDU: Visual Display Unit
VLSI: Very Large Scale Integration

W

WAN: Wide Area Network
WIMAX: Worldwide Inter-operability for Microwave Access
WLL: Wireless Local Loop
WWW: World Wide Web