10 Gigabit Ethernet Alliance
The 10GEA (10 Gigabit Ethernet Alliance) was an independent organization which aimed to further 10 Gigabit Ethernet development and market acceptance. Founded in February, 2000, by a consortium of companies, the organization provided IEEE with technology
Accredited Standards Committees
Accredited Standards Committees (ASC) is an IEEE committee accredited to develop standards. The committee consists of members and a Secretariat. The membership is generally composed of organizations, companies, government agencies, individuals, etc. havin
Advanced Communications Technologies and Services (Europe)
Advanced Communications technologies and Services (Europe) (ACTS) refers to a programme under the European Community 4th Framework R &TD Programme, collaborative research and technology development in Europe. It is one of the biggest European R&TD
Advanced Research Projects Agency
Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA), now called DARPA (Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency), is a research and development organization under DoD (Department of Defence of USA). ARPA is responsible for numerous technological advances in communi
American Registry for Internet Numbers
American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN) is a non-profit organization established for the purpose of administrating and registrating IP numbers to the geographical areas currently managed by Network Solutions (InterNIC). Those areas include, but are
Applied Computer Security Associates
Applied Computer Security Associates (ACSA) is a non-profit association of computer security professionals whose goal is improving the understanding, theory, and practice of computer security..
Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association
Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA), a non-profit international association, is dedicated to supporting global security by providing an ethical environment that encourages a close cooperative relationship among civil government
Association of C and C++ Users
Association of C and C++ Users (ACCU) is a worldwide association of people who are interested in C, C++, and related programming languages.
The ATM Forum was an international, industry-wide, non-profit association of telecommunications, networking, and other companies focused on advancing the deployment of multi-vendor, multi-service packet-based networks, associated applications, and interwo
Business Software Alliance
Business Software Alliance (BSA), created by Microsoft in 1988, is an organization to combat software theft. The alliance includes the majority of leading software publishers such as Novell, Symantec, and Autodesk and is actively campaigning in over 65 co
Canadian Standards Association
Canadian Standards Association (CSA) is the Canadian agency that certifies products that conform to Canadian national safety standards.
CDMA Development Group
CDMA Development Group (CDG) is an international consortium of companies who have joined together to lead the adoption and evolution of 3G CDMA wireless systems around the world. The CDG is comprised of CDMA service providers and manufacturers, applicatio
Center for Internet Security
Center for Internet Security (CIS) is a non-profit organization that helps organizations manage risk associated with information system security.
Central Information Technology Unit
Central Information Technology Unit (CITU) is a UK government organization responsible for Information Technology policy and strategy spanning government departments and for promoting the use of IT in the delivery of government services to the public.
See European Laboratory for Particle Physics.
Comite Europeen de Normalisation Electrotechnique
Comite Europeen de Normalisation Electrotechnique (CENELEC) is the European Committee for Electrotechnical Standardization. It was set up in 1973, and was officially recognised as the European Standards Organisation in its field by the European Commission
Computer Emergency Response Team
Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT) is an organization that studies computer and network INFOSEC in order to provide incident response services to victims of attacks, publish alerts concerning vulnerabilities and threats, and offer other information t
Computer Security Division
The Computer Security Division (CSD) is a division of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) that focuses on information system security.