Technology Acronyms

acronym; an abbreviation pronounced as if it were a word.

 

 

Tech Acronyms and Abbreviations

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  • 3D - Three-dimensional

  • AaaS - Analytics as a Service - using web-based technologies for big data analysis

  • AC - Alternating Current (electricity)

  • ACES - Autonomous, Connected, Electrified and Shared vehicles

  • ACK - Acknowledgement

  • ADAS - Advanced Driver Assistance Systems

  • AES - Advanced Encryption Standard - a specification for the encryption of electronic data

  • AFM - Atomic Force Microscopy

  • AGI - Artificial General Intelligence

  • AIDC - Automatic Identification and Data Capture, also known as Auto-ID

  • AIFF - Audio Interchange File Format - an audio format developed by Apple

  • ADSL - Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line - communications technology transmission over copper lines

  • AJAX - Asynchronous JavaScript and XML - used for creating web applications

  • ALU - Arithmetic Logic Unit - an IC chip that specializes in arithmetic operations on integer binary numbers

  • ANSI - American National Standards Institute

  • API - Application Programming Interface - a set of tools software developers use for building software for an application. The Windows API, for example, helps programmers write Windows apps

  • ASCII - American Standard Code for Information Interchange - a character encoding standard (see chart)

  • ASIC - Application Specific Integrated Circuit - an integrated circuit (IC) customized for a particular use

  • ASP - Active Server Page - Microsoft server-side scripting

  • ATX - Advanced Technology eXtended - a motherboard and power supply configuration for PCs

  • AUV - Autonomous Underwater Vehicle

  • AWS - Amazon Web Service

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