A set of recommendations established by the The Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) that assist companies that report audience metrics to achieve transparency in audience counts and to revise out-of-date methodologies. The Audience Measurement Guidelines provide details on measurement of Audience Reach related to Internet-based content or advertising and are used by Internet Publishers, Ad-serving organizations, Syndicated Measurement Organizations and auditors.
See “Audience Reach Measurement Guidelines” on the IAB Web site.
- Audio Messaging Interchange Specification
Abbreviated as AMIS, the Audio Messaging Interchange Specification is a voice processing standard for call and voice processing. AMIS enables an organization’s locations to transfer and forward voice messages between systems while addressing the problem of how voice messaging systems produced by different vendors interact for the purpose of exchanging voice messages. The AMIS standard […]
- Augmented Reality
Abbreviated as AR, Augmented Reality is a type of virtual reality that aims to duplicate the world’s environment in a computer. An augmented reality system generates a composite view for the user that is the combination of the real scene viewed by the user and a virtual scene generated by the computer that augments the […]
An open source operating system based on the OpenSolaris source base. AuroraUX is intended to be a core operating system for scientific computing that uses the U.S. Department of Defense-developed Ada programming language.
- Authorized Education Reseller (AER)
Abbreviated as AER, Authorized Education Reseller is a term used by Microsoft to describe a software reseller that has been authorized by Microsoft to sell Academic Edition software licenses to eligible education customers. See license and software licensing.
Auto-Negotiation is a technology that was introduced by National Semiconductor to the IEEE 802.3u 100BASE-T working group in the Spring of 1994 as a result of the need for a mechanism to accommodate multi-speed network devices. It’s a mechanism that takes control of the cable when a connection is established to a network device. Auto-Negotiation […]