advanced peer-to-peer networking
(APPN) IBM data communications support that routes data in a network between two or more APPC systems that need not be adjacent.
- Advanced placement program
course descriptions, curriculum material, and tests provided by the College Entrance Examination Board to high schools, giving students the opportunity to complete college-level studies.
- Advanced placement
noun the placement of a high-school student in a course that offers college credit if completed successfully; abbr. AP
- Advanced power management
advanced power management hardware (APM) A feature of some displays, usually but not always, on laptop computers, which turns off power to the display after a preset period of inactivity to conserve electrical power. Monitors with this capability are usually refered to as “green monitors”, meaning environmentally friendly. Not to be confused with a screen […]
- Advanced research projects agency
advanced research projects agency Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency