Short for Alliance to Save Energy, it is a non-profit coalition of business, government, environmental and consumer leaders. The Alliance to Save Energy promotes energy efficiency worldwide to achieve a healthier economy, a cleaner environment and greater energy security.
Short for Advanced Streaming Format, a streaming multimedia file format developed by Microsoft.
Pronounced ay-sik, and short for Application-Specific Integrated Circuit, a chip designed for a particular application (as opposed to the integrated circuits that control functions such as RAMin a PC). ASICs are built by connecting existing circuit building blocks in new ways. Since the building blocks already exist in a library, it is much easier to […]
In chat abbreviations ASL is short for age, sex, location, a common abbreviation used to find out pertinent information about a person you are chatting with. ASL is also typed as A/S/L. Chat abbreviations are commonly used in Internet and online communications mediums such as e-mail, IRC, instant messaging, or through SMS.
Abstract Syntax Notation One is a language that defines the way data is sent across dissimilar communication systems. ASN.1 ensures that the data received is the same as the data transmitted by providing a common syntax for specifying Application layer (program-to-program communications) protocols. Each communications system contains a similar ASN.1 encoding/decoding scheme written in the […]
(1) See application service provider. (2) See Active Server Pages. (3)Short for Association of SharewareProfessionals.