Also, A.P.I. American Petroleum Institute.
Computers. application programming (or program) interface: a set of protocols used by programmers to create applications for a specific operating system or to interface between the different modules of an application.
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- Application protocol data unit
application protocol data unit networking (APDU) A packet of data exchanged between two application programs across a network. This is the highest level view of communication in the OSI seven layer model and a single packet exchanged at this level may actually be transmitted as several packets at a lower layer as well as having […]
- Application server
application server 1. A designer’s or developer’s suite of software that helps programmers isolate the business logic in their programs from the platform-related code. Application servers can handle all of the application logic and connectivity found in client-server applications. Many application servers also offer features such as transaction management, clustering and failover, and load balancing; […]
- Application service provider
American selling price. Computers. application service provider: a company that gives individuals or businesses access through the Internet to specialized software applications and other computer-related services. noun the venomous snake, probably Naja haje (Egyptian cobra), that caused the death of Cleopatra and was formerly used by the Pharaohs as a symbol of their power over […]
- Application software
the act of putting to a special use or purpose: the application of common sense to a problem. the special use or purpose to which something is put: a technology having numerous applications never thought of by its inventors. the quality of being usable for a particular purpose or in a special way; relevance: This […]