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Alternating Current
Access Control List
Advanced Configuration and Power Interface
Analog-to-Digital Converter
Automatic Document Feeder
Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line
Alternate Frame Rendering
Accelerated Graphics Port
Advanced Host Controller Interface
Audio Interchange File Format
Advanced Interactive Executive
American National Standards Institute
Application Program Interface
Advanced Programmable Interrupt Controller
Address Resolution Protocol
American Standard Code For Information Interchange
Application Service Provider
Active Server Page
Advanced Technology Attachment
Asynchronous Transfer Mode
Beginner's All-purpose Symbolic Instruction Code
Blind Carbon Copy
Base Clock (or operating frequency of base system bus)
Basic Input Output System
Binary Large Object
Computer-Aided Design
Carbon Copy
Charged Coupled Device
Compact Disc
Compact Disc Recordable
Compact Disc Read-Only Memory
Compact Disc Re-Writable
Code Division Multiple Access
Common Gateway Interface
Complex Instruction Set Computing
Complementary Metal-Oxide Semiconductor
Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
Cost Per Action
Cost Per Click
Cost Per Lead
Cost Per 1000 Impressions
Classroom Performance System
Central Processing Unit
Customer Relationship Management
Cathode Ray Tube
Cascading Style Sheet
Composite Theoretical Performance
Click-Through Rate
Digital-to-Analog Converter
Database Management System
Double Data Rate
Double Data Rate 2
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol
Dual In-Line Memory Module
Dual In-line Memory Module
Dynamic Link Library
Direct Memory Access
Direct Memory Interface
Domain Name System
Disk Operating System
Dots Per Inch
Dynamic Random Access Memory
Digital Rights Management
Digital Subscriber Line
Digital Subscriber Line Access Multiplexer
Document Type Definition
Digital Video
Digital Versatile Disc
Digital Versatile Disc Recordable
Digital Versatile Disk Rewritable
Digital Versatile Disc Recordable
Digital Versatile Disc Random Access Memory
Digital Versatile Disk Rewritable
Digital Video Interface
Digital Video Interface
Digital Video Recorder
Error Correction Code
Electronic Data Interchange
EVGA motherboard monitoring and tuning software
Encapsulated PostScript
Enterprise Unified Process
Frequently Asked Questions
First In First Out
Fiber Optic Service
Floating Point Operations Per Second
Floating Point Unit
Frontside Bus
File Transfer Protocol
Graphics Interchange Format; Applied To Image Format As .gif
Garbage In Garbage Out
Geographic Information Systems
Global Positioning System
Graphics Processing Unit
Graphical User Interface
Globally Unique Identifier
Hard Disk Drive
High-Definition Multimedia Interface
High Dynamic Range Lighting
High Definition Televsion
High-Definition Video
Hierarchical File System
High Precision Event Timer
Heat Sink And Fan
Heat Sink Fan
Hyper-Text Markup Language
HyperText Transfer Protocol
HyperText Transport Protocol Secure
Internet Corporation For Assigned Names And Numbers
Internet Connection Firewall
Internet Control Message Protocol
Internet Connection Sharing
Integrated Development Environment
Integrated Device Electronics
Institute Of Electrical And Electronics Engineers
Integrated Graphics Processors
Instant Message
Internet Message Access Protocol
Integrated memory controller
  Intel ME
Intel Management Engine
Internet Network Information Center
Internet Protocol
Internetwork Packet Exchange
Internet Relay Chat
Interrupt Request
Industry Standard Architecture
Internet Small Computer Systems Interface
Integrated Services Digital Network
International Organization For Standardization
Internet Service Provider
Information Technology
Interactive Voice Response
Just a Bunch of Disks
Joint Electron Device Engineering Council
Joint Photographic Experts Group - Applied To Image Format As .jpeg
Java Runtime Environment
Java Server Page
Kilobits Per Second
Desktop Environment
Switch Keyboard Video And Mouse Switch
Local Area Network
Liquid Crystal Display
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol
Land Grid Array
Last In First Out
Liquid Nitrogen Cooling
Lines Per Inch
Logical Unit Number
Media Access Control
Media Access Control Address
Mobile Ad Hoc Network
Megabits Per Second
Micro Channel Architecture
Media and Communications Processor
Musical Instrument Digital Interface
Million Instructions Per Second
Memory Mapped I/O
MPEG-1 Audio Layer-3
Moving Picture Experts Group; Video Format
Maximum Transmission Unit
Network Address Translation
Native Command Queuing
Network Basic Input/Output System
Network Interface Card
Network News Transfer Protocol
Network Operations Center
New Technology File System
Organization For The Advancement Of Structured Information Standards
Optical Character Recognition
Open Database Connectivity
Original Equipment Manufacturer
Online Analytical Processing
Object Linking And Embedding
Object-Oriented Programming
Peer To Peer
Parallel Advanced Technology Attachment
Personal Computer
Printed Circuit Board
Platform Controller Hub
Peripheral Component Interconnect
Peripheral Component Interconnect Express
Personal Computer Memory Card International Association
Personal Digital Assistant
Portable Document Format
Hypertext Preprocessor
Personal Information Manager
Phase Locked Loop
Power Management Unit
Portable Network Graphic; Image Format
Post Office Protocol
Power on Self Test
Plain Old Telephone Service (The telephone company)
Pay Per Click
Plastic Pin Grid Array
Pixels Per Inch
Pay Per Lead
Pages Per Minute
Point To Point Protocol
Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol
Parameter Random Access Memory
Personal System/2
Pulse Width Modulation
Query By Example
Quad Data Rate
Quick Path Interconnect
Redundant Array of Inexpensive Disks
Random Access Memory
Resource Description Framework
Rambus Dynamic Random Access Memory
Red Green Blue
Reduced Instruction Set Computing
Read-Only Memory
Remote Procedure Call
Revenue Per 1000 Impressions. (M Is The Roman Numeral For 1000)
RDF Site Summary
Runtime Environment
Rich Text Fomat
Rational Unified Process
Sony/Philips Digital Interconnect Format
Storage Area Network
Serial Attached SCSI
Serial Advanced Technology Attachment
Small Computer System Interface
Secure Digital
Synchronous Dynamic Random Access Memory
Symmetric Digital Subscriber Line
Search Engine Marketing
Search Engine Optimization
Split Frame Rendering
Single In-Line Memory Module
Stock Keeping Unit
Scalable Link Interface
Self-Monitoring Analysis And Reporting Technology
Server Message Block
Short Message Service
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol
Simple Network Management Protocol
Small Outline Dual In-Line Memory Module
Service Oriented Architecture
Simple Object Access Protocol
Serial Presence Detect
System Platform Processors
Structured Query Language
Static Random Access Memory
Standard Red Green Blue
Solid State Drive
Secure Shell
Service Set Identifier
Secure Sockets Layer
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol
Thin-Film Transistor
Tagged Image File Format; Image Format
Time To Live (DNS)
Toolkit Without An Informative Name
Universal Description Discovery And Integration
User Datagram Protocol
Unified Modeling Language
Universal Naming Convention
Universal Plug And Play
Uninterruptible Power Supply
Uniform Resource Identifier
Uniform Resource Locator
Universal Serial Bus
Universal Serial Bus
Virtual Channel Identifier
Voltage Droop
Video Electronics Standards Association
Virtual File Allocation Table
Video Graphics Array
VESA Local Bus
Virtual Learning Environment
Voice Over Internet Protocol
Virtual Path Identifier
Virtual Private Network
Virtual Private Server
Video Random Access Memory
Voltage Regulator
Virtual Reality Modeling Language
Wide Area Information Server
Wide Area Network
Wired Equivalent Privacy
Wireless Fidelity
Wi-Fi Protected Access
World Wide Web
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language
xtensible Markup Language
Extensible Style Sheet Language Transformation
Year 2000
Zero Insertion Force (used for CPUs on most Motherboards)