Project Echo is an eBay.com platform integration tool that enables developers to embed third-party applications in Selling Manager and Selling Manager Pro so that sellers can manage their businesses on eBay.com. Project Echo is in Alpha testing and is not expected to be in a wider beta testing stage until 2009.
Short for Programming Logic, Prolog is a high-level programming language based on formal logic. Unlike traditional programming languages that are based on performing sequences of commands, Prolog is based on defining and then solving logical formulas. Prolog is sometimes called a declarative language or a rule-based language because its programs consist of a list of […]
- Proxy Trojan
A type of Trojan horse designed to use the victim’s computer as a proxy server. This gives the attacker the opportunity to do everything from your computer, including the possibility of conducting credit card fraud and other illegal activities, or even to use your system to launch malicious attacks against other networks.
- Protocol-Independent Multicast
Abbreviated PIM, a multicasting routing protocol that runs over an existing unicast infrastructure. There are two variations of PIM: PIM-SM — Short for PIM-Sparse Mode, which is used when recipients are scattered over a large area. PIM-DM — Short for PIM-Dense Mode, which is used when the targeted recipients are in a concentrated area.
A free Telnet and SSH terminal software for Windows and Unix platforms that enables users to remotely access computers over the Internet. PuTTY was written by Simon Tatham.
- Public PAD
Provided by the Post Telephone and Telegraph (PTT) administration or network provider that you can access by a local call on the public switched network. Once your terminal is connected to the public PAD, you enter the NUA of your host DTE and the PAD establishes the communications. [Source: IBM Information center]