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AA
Application Area
 
AAI
Authentication and Authorization Infrastructure
 
Accounting record

An entry in an accounting database identifying the quantitative usage of Resources by Users.

 
ACF
ATLAS Computing Facility
 
ACID
Atomicity, Consistency, Isolation, Durability
 
ACL
Access Control List
 
ADD
Architecture Design Document
 
AFS
Andrew File System
 
AG
Access Grid
 
AGSC
Access Grid Support Centre
 
AHE
Applications Hosting Environment
 
AII
Automated Installation Infrastructure
 
AJO
Abstract Job Object
 
AKT
Advanced Knowledge Technologies
 
ALFA
América Latina - Formación Académica
 
ALICE
A Large Ion Collider Experiment
 
ALiEn
ALICE Environment
 
AMGA
ARDA Metadata Catalogue Project
 
AMI (1)
Amazon Machine Images
 
AMI (2)
Atlas Metadata Interface
 
AMS
Advanced Multi-threaded Server
 
ANL
Argonne National Laboratory
 
AOD
Analysis Object Data
 
APAC
Australian Partnership for Advanced Computing
 
API
Application Programming Interface
 
APEL
Accounting Processor for Event Logs
 
APGrid
Asia Pacific Grid
 
Appliance

A predefined collection of software products that are deployed together so that it appears as a single undividable service or application that implements one or more IT Capabilities.

 
APROC
Asia Pacific Regional Operation Center
 
APT
Advanced Package Tool
 
APART
Automatic Performance Analysis: Resources and Tools
 
ARC (1)
Advanced Resource Connector
 
ARC (2)
Authenticated Remote Control
 
ARDA
A Realisation of Distributed Analysis for LHC
 
AS
Autonomous System
 
ASN.1
Abstract Syntax Notation One
 
ASP
Application Service Provider
 
ASTA
Advanced Support for TeraGrid Applications
 
ATF
Architecture Task Force
 
ATLAS
A Toroidal LHC ApparatuS
 
ATP
Aggregated Topology Provider
 
AUP
Acceptable Use Policy

A set of terms and conditions applicable to the Users of an IT Infrastructure.

 
AVO
Astrophysical Virtual Observatory
 

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