OFFICE GLOSSARY

.com
Commercial

.edu
Education

.gov
Government

.net
Network

@
At

ADSL
Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line

ASP
Active Server Pages

ATM
Asynchronous Transfer Mode

BCC
Blind Carbon Copy

BIOS
Basic Input/Output System

bit
Binary Digit

CBT
Computer Based Training

CC
Carbon Copy

CD-ROM
Compact Disc Read-Only Memory

CPU
Central Processing Unit

DC
Double Click

DNS
Domain Name System

DOS
Disk Operating System

DSL
Digital Subscriber Line

DVD
Digital Video Disc

E-mail
Electronic Mail

FTP
File Transfer Protocol

GUI
Graphical User Interface

HTML
Hypertext Markup Language

HTTP
Hypertext Transfer Protocol

HTTPS
Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure

IBM
International Business Machines

ICT
Information and Communication Technology

IM
Instant Messaging

IP
Internet Protocol

ISO
International Standards Organization

ISP
Internet Service Provider

IT
Information Technology

KB
Kilo Byte

LAN
Local Area Network

MB
Mega Byte

MHz
Megahertz

OLE
Object Linking and Embedding

OS
Operating System

PC
Personal Computer

PDA
Personal Digital Assistants

PDF
Portable Document Format

RAM
Random Access Memory

ROM
Read Only Memory

SQL
Structured Query Language

TB
Tera Bytes 

TCP/IP
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol

UPS
Universal Power Supply

URL
Uniform Resource Locator

USB
Universal Serial Bus 

VoIP
Voice over Internet Protocol

WAN
Wide Area Network

WLAN
Wireless Local Area Network

WPAN
Wireless Personal Area Networks

WWW
World Wide Web

XML
Extensible Markup Language