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  • Remote Insight Board -- Lights Out Edition - The Remote Insight Board -- Lights Out Edition (RIBLOE) is a Peripheral Component Interconnect (PCI) card intended for the remote management of Compaq servers.
  • Remote Insight Board Lights Out Edition - The Remote Insight Board -- Lights Out Edition (RIBLOE) is a Peripheral Component Interconnect (PCI) card intended for the remote management of Compaq servers.
  • Remote Installation Service - Remote Installation Service (RIS) is a feature included in Microsoft's Windows 2000 server that allows network administrators to install the Windows 2000 Professional operating system and its upgrades to any number of client computers at one time from a centralized location.
  • Remote Installation Service (RIS) - Remote Installation Service (RIS) is a feature included in Microsoft's Windows 2000 server that allows network administrators to install the Windows 2000 Professional operating system and its upgrades to any number of client computers at one time from a centralized location.
  • Remote Job Entry - Remote Job Entry (RJE) is a facility that allows remote computer users to submit a job (the running of a specific program or group of programs) to a centrally-located IBM mainframe computer.
  • remote keyless entry (RKE) - Remote keyless entry (RKE) is an electronic access system that can be controlled from a distance.
  • remote login - Rlogin (remote login) is a UNIX command that allows an authorized user to login to other UNIX machines (hosts) on a network and to interact as if the user were physically at the host computer.
  • Remote Method Invocation - RMI (Remote Method Invocation) is a way that a programmer, using the Java programming language and development environment, can write object-oriented programming in which objects on different computers can interact in a distributed network.
  • Remote Method Invocation (RMI) - RMI (Remote Method Invocation) is a way that a programmer, using the Java programming language and development environment, can write object-oriented programming in which objects on different computers can interact in a distributed network.
  • Remote Network Access Application - RNAAPP (Remote Network Access Application) is one of those occasionally visible yet mysterious little programs that come with the Microsoft Windows 95/98 operating system.
  • Remote Network Monitoring - RMON (Remote Network Monitoring) provides standard information that a network administrator can use to monitor, analyze, and troubleshoot a group of distributed local area networks (LANs) and interconnecting T-1/E-1 and T-2/E-3 lines from a central site.
  • remote office/branch office (ROBO) - A ROBO is a smaller office than the company headquarters and located in another town, state or country.
  • remote patient monitoring - Remote patient monitoring (RPM) is a subcategory of homecare telehealth that allows patients to use mobile medical devices or technology to gather patient-generated health data (PGHD) and send it to healthcare professionals.
  • remote patient monitoring (RPM) - Remote patient monitoring (RPM) is a subcategory of homecare telehealth that allows patients to use mobile medical devices or technology to gather patient-generated health data (PGHD) and send it to healthcare professionals.
  • Remote Procedure Call - Remote Procedure Call (RPC) is a protocol that one program can use to request a service from a program located in another computer on a network without having to understand the network's details.
  • Remote Procedure Call (RPC) - Remote Procedure Call (RPC) is a protocol that one program can use to request a service from a program located in another computer on a network without having to understand the network's details.
  • Remote Python Call (RPyC) - A remote python call (RPyC) is a type of remote procedure call that allows an administrator to use the universality of Python programming language to manage a remote object as if it were local.
  • remote replication - Remote replication is the process of copying production data to a device at a remote location for data protection or disaster recovery purposes.
  • remote sensing - Remote sensing is the use of various technologies to make observations and measurements at a target that is usually at a distance or scale beyond those observable to the naked eye.
  • remote server management - Remote server management is a market segment that includes products and services that enable IT professionals to monitor and control data centers from offsite.
  • remote storage replication - A storage replication service is a managed service in which stored or archived data is duplicated in real time over a storage area network (SAN).
  • remote terminal unit (RTU) - A remote terminal unit (RTU) is a microprocessor-based electronic device used in industrial control systems (ICS) to connect various hardware to distributed control systems (DCS) or supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA).
  • remote wake-up - Remote wakeup (RWU) is a general term for the powering-up of (turning on) a computer over a network.
  • remote wakeup - Remote wakeup (RWU) is a general term for the powering-up of (turning on) a computer over a network.
  • remote wakeup (RWU) - Remote wakeup (RWU) is a general term for the powering-up of (turning on) a computer over a network.
  • remote wipe - Remote wipe is a security feature that allows a network administrator or device owner to send a command that deletes data to a computing device.
  • RemoteFX - RemoteFX is a set of protocols for Microsoft's Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) that are used to remotely deliver Windows virtual desktops over a local area network (LAN).
  • Remoting (PowerShell Remoting) - PowerShell Remoting is a feature in PowerShell that lets admins run commands on remote systems.
  • removable media - Removable media is any type of storage device that can be removed from a computer while the system is running.
  • rendering - In 3-D graphic design, rendering is the process of add shading, color and lamination to a 2-D or 3-D wireframe in order to create life-like images on a screen.
  • rendundant array of independent disks - RAID (redundant array of independent disks) is a way of storing the same data in different places on multiple hard disks or solid-state drives to protect data in the case of a drive failure.
  • reorganization (reorg) - Reorganization, in a business context, is an overhaul of a company's internal structure.
  • reparse point - A reparse point is an object in a file system with attributes that activate extended functionality.
  • repeat unique user - In Web marketing, a unique user is, for a specified period of time such as a day or month, an individual that has visited a Web site or received specific content, such as ads, e-mail, or newsletters.
  • repeatable process - A repeatable process is a set of actions that allow for a more efficient use of limited resources and reduce unwanted variation during the development and implementation of various projects.
  • repeater - In digital communication systems, a repeater is a device that receives a digital signal on an electromagnetic or optical transmission medium and regenerates the signal along the next leg of the medium.
  • repetitive manufacturing - Repetitive manufacturing (REM) is the means of production planning and control used to produce goods and materials in a repetitive manner.
  • replenishment - Replenishment refers to the movement of inventory from upstream -- or reserve -- product storage locations to downstream -- or primary – storage, picking and shipment locations.
  • replicate - Replication (pronounced rehp-lih-KA-shun) is the process of making a replica (a copy) of something.
  • replication - Replication (pronounced rehp-lih-KA-shun) is the process of making a replica (a copy) of something.
  • Report on Compliance - A Report on Compliance (ROC) is a form that must be completed by all Level 1 Visa merchants undergoing a PCI DSS audit.
  • Report on Compliance (ROC) - A Report on Compliance (ROC) is a form that must be completed by all Level 1 Visa merchants undergoing a PCI DSS audit.
  • Report Program Generator - RPG (Report Program Generator) is a programming language that originated as a report-building program used in DEC and IBM minicomputer operating systems and evolved into a fully procedural programming language.
  • Report Program Generator (RPG) - RPG (Report Program Generator) is a programming language that originated as a report-building program used in DEC and IBM minicomputer operating systems and evolved into a fully procedural programming language.
  • repository - In information technology, a repository (pronounced ree-PAHZ-ih-tor-i) is a central place in which an aggregation of data is kept and maintained in an organized way, usually in computer storage.
  • representational state transfer - REST (REpresentational State Transfer) is an architectural style for developing web services.
  • reprographics - Reprographics is a blanket term encompassing multiple methods of reproducing content, such as scanning, photography, xerography and digital printing.
  • reputation management - Reputation management is the practice of attempting to shape public perception of a person or organization by influencing online information about that entity.
  • reputation risk - Reputation risk is the threat to the profitability or sustainability of a business or other entity that is caused by unfavorable public perception of the organization or its products or services.
  • Request for Comments - RFC is also an abbreviation for Remote Function Call.
  • Request for Comments (RFC) - RFC is also an abbreviation for Remote Function Call.
  • Request for Offer (RFO) - A Request for Offer (RFO) is an open and competitive purchasing process whereby an organization requests the submission of offers in response to specifications and/or a scope of services.
  • request for proposal - A request for proposal (RFP) is a document that an organization, often a government agency or large enterprise, posts to elicit a response -- a formal bid -- from potential vendors for a desired IT solution.
  • request for proposal (RFP) - A request for proposal (RFP) is a document that an organization, often a government agency or large enterprise, posts to elicit a response -- a formal bid -- from potential vendors for a desired IT solution.
  • request for quotation - A request for quotation (RFQ) is a document that an organization submits to one or more potential suppliers eliciting quotations for a product or service.
  • requirements analysis - Requirements analysis, also called requirements engineering, is the process of determining user expectations for a new or modified product.
  • requirements analysis (requirements engineering) - Requirements analysis, also called requirements engineering, is the process of determining user expectations for a new or modified product.
  • requirements creep - Feature creep (sometimes known as requirements creep or scope creep) is a tendency for product or project requirements to increase during development beyond those originally foreseen, leading to features that weren't originally planned and resulting risk to product quality or schedule.
  • requirements engineering - Requirements analysis, also called requirements engineering, is the process of determining user expectations for a new or modified product.
  • requirements stability index - A requirement stability index (RSI) is a metric used to organize, control, and track changes to the originally specified requirements for a new system project or product.
  • requisition - A requisition, in procurement, is a request for goods or services made by an employee to the person or department in a company that is responsible for purchasing.
  • Rescator - Rescator is the name of an underground online forum which allegedly sold credit card data stolen from customers who shopped at the United States discount retail chain, Target.
  • rescoring - Rescoring is an Agile software development process in which the development team revisits a pre-defined list of user stories to review story point scores and adjust them up or down based on what the team has learned in previous development iterations.
  • research and development (R&D) - Research and development (R&D) is the initial, exploratory stage of product and service development.
  • Reseau Numerique a Integration de Services - RNIS (Reseau Numerique a Integration de Services) is the European name for Integrated Services Digital Network (ISDN).
  • reseller - In information technology, a reseller is a company that typically purchases IT products or services from a product manufacturer, distributor or service provider and then markets them to customers.
  • Reserve Bank of India (RBI) - The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is the central banking authority of the country and dictates its monetary policy.
  • reshoring - Reshoring is the practice of bringing outsourced personnel and services back to the location from which they were originally offshored.
  • residential construction software - Home building software, also known as residential construction software, is a collection of programs, processes and information that lets residential construction contractors manage the construction process from home design and remodeling, to cost estimates and accounting, to project management and project completion.
  • residual risk - Residual risk is a threat that remains after an organization has implemented security controls to comply with legal requirements.
  • Resilient File System - Resilient File System (ReFS) is a file system developed by Microsoft for use on the Windows operating system (OS) that's designed to overcome some of the limitations in the New Technology File System (NTFS).
  • Resilient File System (ReFS) - Resilient File System (ReFS) is a file system developed by Microsoft for use on the Windows operating system (OS) that's designed to overcome some of the limitations in the New Technology File System (NTFS).
  • Resilient Packet Ring - Resilient Packet Ring (RPR) is a network topology being developed as a new standard for fiber optic rings.
  • resistance - Resistance is the opposition that a substance offers to the flow of electric current; the term contrasts with conductance, which is a measure of the ease with which current flows through a substance.
  • resistive RAM - RRAM or ReRAM (resistive random access memory) is a form of nonvolatile storage that operates by changing the resistance of a specially formulated solid dielectric material.
  • resistor - A resistor is an electrical component that limits or regulates the flow of electrical current in an electronic circuit.
  • resolution - In computers, resolution is the number of pixels (individual points of color) contained on a display monitor, expressed in terms of the number of pixels on the horizontal axis and the number on the vertical axis.
  • resonance charging - Resonance charging is a wireless charging method for items that require large amounts of power, such as an electric car, robot, vacuum cleaner or laptop computer.
  • Resource Access Control Facility - RACF (Resource Access Control Facility) is the IBM security management product for its mainframe (large server) operating system, OS/390 (MVS) as well as for its VM operating system.
  • resource allocation - Resource allocation is the process of assigning and managing assets in a manner that supports an organization's strategic goals.
  • resource contention - In computing, 'resource contention' refers to a conflict over a shared resource between several components.
  • Resource Description Framework - The Resource Description Framework (RDF) is a general framework for how to describe any Internet resource such as a Web site and its content.
  • Resource Description Framework (RDF) - The Resource Description Framework (RDF) is a general framework for how to describe any Internet resource such as a Web site and its content.
  • Resource Reservation Protocol - RSVP (Resource Reservation Protocol) is a set of communication rules that allows channels or paths on the Internet to be reserved for the multicast (one source to many receivers) transmission of video and other high-bandwidth messages.
  • resource-oriented architecture (ROA) - A resource-oriented architecture (ROA) is the structural design supporting the internetworking of resources.
  • respawning cookie - A respawning cookie is a standard HTTP cookie backed up by data stored in additional files that are used to rebuild the original cookie when the user visits the originating site again.
  • Respect for People principle - Continuous Improvement (CI) and Respect for People are the two foundational principles of the Toyota Way, the company's business management guide.
  • responsible AI - Responsible AI is a governance framework that documents how a specific organization is addressing the challenges around artificial intelligence (AI) from both an ethical and legal point of view.
  • Responsible AI: Executive QnA - One of the most important steps in implementing Responsible AI is to become deeply sensitive as to how an organization’s deep learning algorithms will ultimately impact real people downstream.
  • responsive design - Responsive design is an approach to web page creation that makes use of flexible layouts, flexible images and cascading style sheet media queries.
  • REST - REST (REpresentational State Transfer) is an architectural style for developing web services.
  • REST (REpresentational State Transfer) - REST (REpresentational State Transfer) is an architectural style for developing web services.
  • REST API (RESTful API) - A RESTful API is an architectural style for an application program interface (API) that uses HTTP requests to GET, PUT, POST and DELETE data.
  • restore point - A restore point is a saved "snapshot" of a computer's data at a specific time.
  • restricted API - A restricted API is an application program interface whose access, or use, is intentionally limited by web site developers for security purposes or business reasons.
  • restricted Boltzmann machine (RBM) - A restricted Boltzmann machine (RBM) is a type of artificial neural network (ANN) for learning probability distributions.
  • Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directive - The Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) Directive is a set of criteria formulated by the European Union (EU) to regulate the use of toxic materials in electrical and electronic devices, systems, and toys.
  • Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directive (RoHS Directive) - The Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) Directive is a set of criteria formulated by the European Union (EU) to regulate the use of toxic materials in electrical and electronic devices, systems, and toys.
  • Resultant Set of Policy - RSoP (Resultant Set of Policy) is a report of all Group Policy settings within Active Directory that shows how those settings can affect a network.
  • Results Only Work Environment - A Results-Only Work Environment (ROWE) is one in which the most important criteria for evaluating employee performance is the completion of satisfactory work on time.
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