Short for next-generation microarchitecture (Codenamed Conroe, Merom, and Woodcrest for desktop, notebook and server versions, respectively) NGMA is a new CPU from Intel that will be dual-core designs that represent a hybrid of the NetBurst and Pentium M architectures.
- Intrusion Detection System
An intrusion detection system (IDS) inspects all inbound and outbound network activity and identifies suspicious patterns that may indicate a network or system attack from someone attempting to break into or compromise a system. There are several ways to categorize an IDS: misuse detection vs. anomaly detection: in misuse detection, the IDS analyzes the information […]
Short for network-based intrusion prevention system, NIPS is an IPS or intrusion prevention systems designed for security over network-based systems.
Abbreviation for nonlinear diting. NLE is also used to describe the various nonlinear digital video editing software packages available to video authors. See nonlinear editing.
(n.) Short for near line of sight. Radio frequency technologies use the term NLOS to describe a partially obstructed path between the location of the signal transmitter and the location of the signal receiver. Obstacles that can cause an obstruction in the line of sight include trees, buildings, mountains, hills and other natural or manmade […]
Short for natural language processing, a branch of artificial intelligence that deals with analyzing, understanding and generating the languages that humans use naturally in order to interface with computers in both written and spoken contexts using natural human languages instead of computer languages. One of the challenges inherent in natural language processing is teaching computers […]