Microservices and development Definitions

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    aglet (agile applet)

    In computer technology, an aglet (or "agile applet") is a small application program or applet with the capability to serve as a mobile agent of services in a computer network.

  • alias

    In general, as a noun, an alias (pronounced AY-lee-uhs) is an alternate name for someone or something.

  • Amaya

    Amaya is the Web browser that was developed by members of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) as a practical tool as well as a testing ground for W3C ideas.

  • American Registry of Internet Numbers (ARIN)

    The American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN) is the nonprofit corporation responsible for managing Internet number resources (IPv4 and IPv6 addresses and Autonomous System Numbers) for Canada, many Caribbean and North Atlantic islands and the United States.

  • anchor

    In Hypertext Markup Language (HTML), an anchor is the establishing of a term, phrase, image, or other information object as being either: The target of a hypertext link within a document, or A reference (a link you can select) to such a target Note that any HTML file name is automatically an anchor or target that can be linked to.

  • animated GIF (Graphics Interchange Format)

    An animated GIF (Graphics Interchange Format) file is a graphic image on a Web page that moves - for example, a twirling icon or a banner with a hand that waves or letters that magically get larger.

  • anonymous FTP (File Transfer Protocol)

    Using the Internet's File Transfer Protocol (FTP), anonymous FTP is a method for giving users access to files so that they don't need to identify themselves to the server.

  • Apache

    Apache is a freely available Web server that is distributed under an "open source" license.

  • applet

    An applet (little application) is a small software program that supports a larger application program. In the past, the term applet was often associated with the Java programming language.

  • appliance computing

    Appliance computing is an Internet-based computing architecture where software applications reside on a Web server rather than on the end-user's workstation.

  • application service provider (ASP)

    An application service provider (ASP) is a company that offers individuals or enterprises access over the Internet to applications and related services that would otherwise have to be located in their own personal or enterprise computers.

  • aptent

    Aptent (pronounced AP-tehnt, compounded from 'application' and 'content') is the combination of computer program applications with textual and graphic content on the Internet.

  • ASPIC (Application Service Provider Industry Consortium)

    ASPIC (Application Service Provider Industry Consortium) is a non-profit, international advocacy group comprised of some 700 companies in nearly 30 countries.

  • at sign (address sign or @)

    On the Internet, @ (pronounced "at" or "at sign" or "address sign") is the symbol in an e-mail address that separates the name of the user from the user's Internet address, as in this hypothetical e-mail address example: msmuffet@tuffet.

  • attribute

    In general, an attribute is a property or characteristic.

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