Acronyms and Abbreviations
The acronyms and abbreviations are sorted alphabetically based on the acronym or abbreviation, not their expansions. In the event that the acronym describes a particular company’s product or is only meaningful in the context of another entity, we cite that company or entity in parentheses.
AAA Authentication, Authorization, and Accounting
AC Access Controller
ACL Access Control List
ACS Auto-Configuration Server
AP (Wireless) Access Point
API Application Programmer Interface
AR Access Router
ARP Address Resolution Protocol
ARPANET Advanced Research Projects Agency Network
ASF Apache Software Foundation
ASIC Application-Specific Integrated Circuit
BSD Berkeley Software Distribution
B-VID Backbone VLAN ID ...