CompTIA Netwok Plus Aronyms

  1. AAA
    Authentication Authorization and Accounting
  2. ACL
    Access Control List
  3. ADSL
    Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line
  4. AES
    Advanced Encryption Standard
  5. AH
    Authentication Header
  6. AM
    Amplitude Modulation
  7. APIPA
    Automatic Private Internet Protocol Addressing
  8. ARIN
    American Registry for Internet Numbers
  9. ARP
    Address Resolution Protocol
  10. ASP
    Application Service Provider
  11. ATM
    Asynchronous Transfer Mode
  12. BERT
    Bit-Error Rate Test
  13. BGP
    Border Gateway Protocol
  14. BNC
    British Naval Connector / Bayonet Niell-Concelman
  15. BootP
    Boot Protocol /Bootstrap Protocol
  16. BPDU
    Bridge Protocol Data Unit
  17. BRI
    Basic Rate Interface
  18. CARP
    Common Address Redundancy Protocol
  19. CHAP
    Challenge Handshake Authentication Protocol
  20. CIDR
    Classless inter domain routing
  21. CNAME
    Canonical Name
  22. CRAM-MD5
    Challenge-Response Authentication Mechanism � Message Digest 5
  23. CSMA / CA
    Carrier Sense Multiple Access / Collision Avoidance
  24. CSMA / CD
    Carrier Sense Multiple Access / Collision Detection
  25. CSU
    Channel Service Unit
  26. dB
  27. DHCP
    Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol
  28. DLC
    Data Link Control
  29. DMZ
    Demilitarized Zone
  30. DNS
    Domain Name Service / Domain Name Server / Domain Name System
  31. DOCSIS
    Data-Over-Cable Service Interface Specification
  32. DoS
    Denial of Service
  33. DDoS
    Distributed Denial of Service
  34. DSL
    Digital Subscriber Line
  35. DSU
    Data Service Unit
  36. DWDM
    Dense Wavelength Division Multiplexing
  37. E1
    E-Carrier Level 1
  38. EAP
    Extensible Authentication Protocol
  39. EDNS
    Extension Mechanisms for DNS
  40. EGP
    Exterior Gateway Protocol
  41. EIGRP
    Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol
  42. EMI
    Electromagnetic Interference
  43. ESD
    Electrostatic Discharge
  44. ESSID
    Extended Service Set Identifier
  45. ESP
    Encapsulated security packets
  46. FDDI
    Fiber Distributed Data Interface
  47. FDM
    Frequency Division Multiplexing
  48. FHSS
    Frequency Hopping Spread Spectrum
  49. FM
    Frequency Modulation
  50. FQDN
    Fully Qualified Domain Name / Fully Qualified Distinguished Name
  51. FTP
    File Transfer Protocol
  52. GBIC
    Gigabit Interface Converter
  53. Gbps
    Giga bits per second
  54. GPG
    GNU Privacy Guard
  55. HDLC
    High-Level Data Link Control
  56. HSRP
    Hot Standby Router Protocol
  57. HTTP
    Hypertext Transfer Protocol
  58. HTTPS
    Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure
  59. Hz
  60. IANA
    Internet Assigned Numbers Authority
  61. ICA
    Independent Computer Architecture
  62. ICANN
    Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers
  63. ICMP
    Internet Control Message Protocol
  64. ICS
    Internet Connection Sharing
  65. IDF
    Intermediate Distribution Frame
  66. IDS
    Intrusion Detection System
  67. IEEE
    Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
  68. IGMP
    Internet Group Multicast Protocol
  69. IGP
    Interior Gateway Protocol
  70. IIS
    Internet Information Services
  71. IKE
    Internet Key Exchange
  72. IMAP4
    Internet Message Access Protocol version 4
  73. InterNIC
    Internet Network Information Center
  74. IP
    Internet Protocol
  75. IPS
    Intrusion Prevention System
  76. IPSec
    Internet Protocol Security
  77. IPv4
    Internet Protocol version 4
  78. IPv6
    Internet Protocol version 6
  79. ISAKMP
    Internet Security Association and Key Management Protocol
  80. ISDN
    Integrated Services Digital Network
  81. ISP
    Internet Service Provider
  82. IT
    Information Technology
  83. IV
    Initialization Vector
  84. Kbps
    Kilobits per second
  85. L2F
    Layer 2 Forwarding
  86. L2TP
    Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol
  87. LACP
    Link aggregation control protocol
  88. LAN
    Local Area Network
  89. LC
    Local Connector
  90. LDAP
    Lightweight Directory Access Protocol
  91. LEC
    Local Exchange Carrier
  92. LED
    Light Emitting Diode
  93. LLC
    Logical Link Control
  94. MAC
    Media Access Control / Medium Access Control
  95. Mbps
    Megabits per second
  96. MBps
    Megabytes per second
  97. MDF
    Main Distribution Frame
  98. MDI
    Media Dependent Interface
  99. MDIX
    Media Dependent Interface Crossover
  100. MIB
    Management Information Base
  101. MMF
    Multimode Fiber
  102. MPLS
    Multi-Protocol Label Switching
  103. MS-CHAP
    Microsoft Challenge Handshake Authentication Protocol
  104. MT-RJ
    Mechanical Transfer-Registered Jack
  105. MX
    Mail Exchanger
  106. NAC
    Network Access Control
  107. NaaS
    Network as a Service
  108. NAS
    Network Attached Storage
  109. NAT
    Network Address Translation
  110. NCP
    Network Control Protocol
  111. NetBEUI
    Network Basic Input / Output Extended User Interface
  112. NetBIOS
    Network Basic Input / Output System
  113. NFS
    Network File Service
  114. NIC
    Network Interface Card
  115. NIPS
    Network Intrusion Prevention System
  116. nm
  117. NNTP
    Network News Transport Protocol
  118. NTP
    Network Time Protocol
  119. NWLINK
    Microsoft IPX/SPX Protocol
  120. OCx
    Optical Carrier
  121. OS
    Operating Systems
  122. OSI
    Open Systems Interconnect
  123. OSPF
    Open Shortest Path First
  124. OTDR
    Optical Time Domain Reflectometer
  125. PAP
    Password Authentication Protocol
  126. PAT
    Port Address Translation
  127. PC
    Personal Computer
  128. PGP
    Pretty Good Privacy
  129. PKI
    Public Key Infrastructure
  130. PoE
    Power over Ethernet
  131. POP3
    Post Office Protocol version 3
  132. POTS
    Plain Old Telephone System
  133. PPP
    Point-to-Point Protocol
  134. PPPoE
    Point-to-Point Protocol over Ethernet
  135. PPTP
    Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol
  136. PRI
    Primary Rate Interface
  137. PSTN
    Public Switched Telephone Network
  138. PVC
    Permanent Virtual Circuit
  139. QoS
    Quality of Service
  140. RADIUS
    Remote Authentication Dial-In User Service
  141. RARP
    Reverse Address Resolution Protocol
  142. RAS
    Remote Access Service
  143. RDP
    Remote Desktop Protocol
  144. RFI
    Radio Frequency Interface
  145. RG
    Radio Guide
  146. RIP
    Routing Internet Protocol
  147. RJ
    Registered Jack
  148. RSA
    Rivest, Shamir, Adelman
  149. RSH
    Remote Shell
  150. RTP
    Real Time Protocol
  151. RTSP
    Real Time Streaming Protocol
  152. RTT
    Round Trip Time or Real Transfer Time
  153. SA
    Security Association
  154. SC
    Standard Connector / Subscriber Connector
  155. SCP
    Secure Copy Protocol
  156. SDSL
    Symmetrical Digital Subscriber Line
  157. SFTP
    Secure File Transfer Protocol
  158. SFP
    Small Form-factor Pluggable
  159. SIP
    Session Initiation Protocol
  160. SLIP
    Serial Line Internet Protocol
  161. SMF
    Single Mode Fiber
  162. SMTP
    Simple Mail Transfer Protocol
  163. SNAT
    Static Network Address Translation
  164. SNMP
    Simple Network Management Protocol
  165. SNTP
    Simple Network Time Protocol
  166. SOA
    Start of Authority
  167. SOHO
    Small Office / Home Office
  168. SONET
    Synchronous Optical Network
  169. SPS
    Standby Power Supply
  170. SSH
    Secure Shell
  171. SSID
    Service Set Identifier
  172. SSL
    Secure Sockets Layer
  173. ST
    Straight Tip or Snap Twist
  174. STP
    Shielded Twisted Pair
  175. T1
    T-Carrier Level 1
  176. TA
    Terminal Adaptor
  177. TACACS+
    Terminal Access Control Access Control System+
  178. TCP
    Transmission Control Protocol
  179. TCP / IP
    Transmission Control Protocol / Internet Protocol
  180. TDM
    Time Division Multiplexing
  181. TDR
    Time Domain Reflectometer
  182. Telco
    Telephone Company
  183. TFTP
    Trivial File Transfer Protocol
  184. TKIP
    Temporal Key Integrity Protocol
  185. TLS
    Transport Layer Security
  186. TTL
    Time to Live
  187. UDP
    User Datagram Protocol
  188. UNC
    Universal Naming Convention
  189. UPS
    Uninterruptible Power Supply
  190. URL
    Uniform Resource Locator
  191. USB
    Universal Serial Bus
  192. UTP
    Unshielded Twisted Pair
  193. VDSL
    Variable Digital Subscriber Line
  194. VLAN
    Virtual Local Area Network
  195. VNC
    Virtual Network Connection
  196. VoIP
    Voice over IP
  197. VPN
    Virtual Private Network
  198. VTP
    Virtual Trunk Protocol
  199. WAN
    Wide Area Network
  200. WAP
    Wireless Application Protocol / Wireless Access Point
  201. WEP
    Wired Equivalent Privacy
  202. WINS
    Window Internet Name Service
  203. WPA
    Wi-Fi Protected Access
  204. www
    World Wide Web
  205. X.25
    CCITT Packet Switching Protocol
  206. XML
    eXtensible Markup Language
  207. XDSL
    Extended Digital Subscriber Line
  208. Zeroconf
    Zero Configuration
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CompTIA Netwok Plus Aronyms
CompTIA Netwok Plus Aronyms