Most Important Computer & Internet Related Terms for Karnataka (Nammak) PSC

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Computer Terms
Computer Terms

PC

Personal Computer

COMPUTER

Commonly Operating Machine Particularly Used for Technology Entertainment and Research

HTML

Hyper Text Markup Language

AJAX

Asynchronous Java script and XML

ORACLE

Oak Ridge Automatic Computer and Logical Engine

RDBMS

Relational Database Management System

SQL

Structured Query Language

XML

Extensible Markup Language

PERL

Practical Extraction and Report Language

PHP

Hypertext Preprocessor

ASP

Active Server Pages

API

Application Programming Interfaces

XHTML

Extensible Hypertext Markup Language

CSS

Cascading Style Sheets

ASCII

American Standard Code for Information Interchange

XSL

Extensible Style Sheet Language

J2EE

Java 2 Platform Enterprise Edition

JSP

Java Server Page

VBS

Visual Basic Scripting Language

JS

Java Script

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Computer Terms 2

3GP

3rd Generation Protocol

3GPP

3rd Generation Partnership Project

AAC

Advanced Audio Codec

AC3

Dolby Digital Sound File

AIFF

Audio Interchange File Format

AMR

Adoptive Multi Rate

AWB

Adoptive Multi Rate Wideband

AVI

Audio Video Interleaved

CDA

Compact Disk Audio

DLL

Dynamik Link Library

DVD

Digital Versatile Disk

EXE

Executable Format

FLAC

Free Lossless Audio Codec

FLV

Flash Live Video

JPEG

Joint Photographic Expert Group

BMP

Bitmap

GIF

Graphic Interchange Format

JAD

Java Application Development

JAR

Java Archive

MIDI

Musical Instrument Digital Interface

MMF

Music Mobile Format

MP2

MPEG Audio Layer 2

MP3

MPEG Audio Layer 3

MP4

MPEG Audio Layer 4

MPEG

Motion Picture Experts Group

PDF

Portable Document Format

PNG

Portable Network/New Graphics

RM

Real Media

SIS

Symbian Installation Source

SWF

Shock Wave Flash

ZIP

Zone Improvement Plan

VCD

Video Compact Disk

VOB

Video Object

WAV

Waveform PCM Audio

M3G

Mobile 3D Graphics

M4A

MPEG – 4 Audio File

XMF

Extensible Music File

WBMP

Wireless Bitmap Image

DVX

DIVX Video

WML

Wireless Markup Language

CD

Compact Disk

CRT

Cathode Ray Tube

DAT

Digital Audio Tape

DOS

Disk Operating System

GUI

Graphical User Interface

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Computer Terms 3

HTTP

Hyper Text Transfer Protocol

HTTPS

Hyper Text Transfer Protocol Secure

IP

Internet Protocol

ISP

Internet Service Provider

TCP

Transmission Control Protocol

UPS

Uninterruptible Power Supply

VHF

Very High Frequency

UHF

Ultra-High Frequency

ALU

Arithmetic Logic Unit

URL

Uniform Resource Locator

WINDOWS – Wide Interactive Network Development for Office Work Solution

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Computer Terms 4

AMD

Advance Micro Device

ASPI

Advance SCSI Programming Interface

ASIC

Application Specific Integrated Circuit

EPROM

Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory

FPS

Frame Per Second

USB

Universal Serial Bus

VIRUS

Vital Information Resource Under Seized

RAM

Random Access Memory

ROM

Read Only Memory

MIME

Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions

SMTP

Simple Mail Transfer Protocol

IMAP

Internet Message Access Protocol

HSDPA

High Speed Downlink Packet Access

EDGE

Enhanced Data Rate for GSM Evolution

GPRS

General Packet Radio Service

3G

3rd General

GSM

Global System for Mobile Communication

CDMA

Code Division Multiple Access

UMTS

Universal Mobile Telecommunication System

ARPANET

Advanced Research Project Agency Network

AM/FM

Amplitude/Frequency Modulation

WLAN

Wireless Local Area Network

CPU

Central Processing Unit

RAM

Random Access Memory

ROM

Read Only Memory

PROM

Programmable Read Only Memory

HDD

Hard Disk Drive

FDD

Floppy Disk Drive

KBD

Key Board

I/O

Input Output

SMPS

Switch Mode Power Supply

POST

Power ON Self-Test

BIOS

Basic Input Output System

VDU

Visible Display Unit

LED

Light Emitting Diode

LCD

Liquid Crystal Display

VGA

Video/Visual Graphic Adapter

LAN

Local Area Network

WAN

Wide Area Network

MAN

Metropolitan Area Network

HLL

High Level Language

LLL

Low Level Language

MIPS

Millions of Instruction Per Second

Mbps

Mega Bytes Per Second

Kbps

Kilo Bytes Per Second

CMD

Command

KB

Kilo Byte

MB

Mega Byte

GB

Giga Byte

TB

Tera Byte

TiB

Tebi Byte

PB

Peta Byte

PiB

Pebi Byte

EB

Exa Byte

EiB

Exbi Byte

ZB

Zetta Byte

ZiB

Zebi Byte

YB

Yotta Byte

YiB

Yobi Byte

NTFS

New Technology File System

FAT

File Allocation Table

DOC

Document

TXT

Text

SD

Secure Digital

IT

Information Technology

NET

Internet

AP

Access Point

DNS

Domain Name System

RSS

Really Simple Syndicatin

DMCA

Digital Millennium Copyright Act

IPV4

Internet Protocol Version 4

IPV6

Internet Protocol Version 6

VOIP

Voice over Internet Protocol

SEO

Search Engine Optimization

1024 Bytes

1 Kilo Byte (KB)

1024 KB

1 Mega Byte (MB)

1024 MB

1 Giga Byte (GB)

1024 GB

1 Tera Byte (TB)

1024 TB

1 Peta Byte (PB)

1024 PB

1 Exa Byte (EB)

1024 EB

1 Zetta Byte (ZB)

1024 ZB

1 Yotta Byte (YB)

Others

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Computer Terms 5

ADSL

Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line

AGP

Accelerated Graphics Port

ALI

Acer Labs, Incorporated

AMD

Advanced Micro Devices

APC

American Power Conversion

AT

Advanced Technology

ATI

ATI Technologies Inc.

ATX

Advanced Technology Extended

BIOS

Basic Input Output System

BNC

Barrel Nut Connector

CDRW

Compact Disk Rewriter

CDR

Compact Disk Recorder

CD – ROM

Compact Disk – Read Only Memory

CFM

Cubic Feet per Minute

CMOS

Complementary Metal Oxide Semiconductor

DDR

Double Data Rate

DDR - SDRAM

Double Data Rate – Synchronous dynamic Random Access Memory

DIMM

Dual Inline Memory Module

ECC

Error Collection Code

EEPROM

Electrically Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory

FDC

Floppy Disk Controller

FDD

Floppy Disk Drive

FPU

Floating Point Unit

FSAA

Full Screen Anti-Aliasing

GBps

Gigabytes Per Second or Gigabits per Second

GDI

Graphical Device Interface

MAC

Media Access Control

NAS

Network Attached Translation

NAT

Network Address Translation

NIC

Network Interface card

PCI

Peripheral Component Interconnected

PDA

Personal Digital Assistant

PGA

Professional Graphics Array

PLD

Programmable Logic Device

PSU

Power Supply Unit

RAID

Redundant Array of Inexpensive Disks

SRAM

Static Random Access Memory

UART

Universal Asynchronous Receiver or Transmitter

UTP

Unshieled Twisted Pair

VPN

Virtual Private Network

XGA

Extended Technology

XMS

Extended Memory Specification

AAC

Advanced Audio Coding

APT

Automatically Programmed Tooling

BCD

Binary Coded Decimal

BHTML

Broadcast Hyper Text Markup Language

B2B

Business to Business

B2C

Business to Consumer

CADD

Computer Aided Design and Drafting

COBOL

Common Business Oriental Language

CPI

Clock/Cycle Per Instruction

CUI

Character User Interface

DAT

Digital Audio Tap

DOS

Disk Operating System

DOC

Data Optimizing Computer

DDL

Data Definition Language

DNA

Distributed Internet Architecture

Yahoo

Yet Another Hierarchical Officious Oracle

XML

Extensible Markup Language

WMA

Windows Media Audio

WINS

Windows Internet Name Service

WMV

Windows Media Video

VPN

Virtual Private Network

WWW

World Wide Web

WORM

Write Application Protocol

VRML

Virtual Reality Modeling Language

UNIVAC

Universal Automatic Computer/Universal Non Integrated Vacuum Actuated Computer

UMTS

Universal Mobile Telecommunication System

TAPI

Telephony Application Programming Interface

SMS

Short Message Service

SIU

Serial Interface Unit

SNOBOL

String Oriented Symbolic Language

SNAP

Sub Network Access Protocol

RIP

Routing Information Protocol

PING

Packet Internet/Internetwork Groper

PPP

Point to Point Protocol

OMR

Optical Mark Reader/Recognition

ISP

Internet Service Provider

FPS

Frame per Second

ENIAC

Electronics Numerical Integrator and Calculator

EFS

Encrypted File System

DOC

Data Optimizing Computer