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AbbreviationNameMeaning
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DAIData Access and Integration
DAIFDAIFGGF DAIS standard for file access
DAIRDAIRGGF DAIS standard for relational databases
DAISGGF Data Access and Integration Services WGhttp://www.cs.man.ac.uk/grid-db/
DAITDAI Twofollow on to OGSA-DAI project building DAI M/W
DAIXDAIXGGF DAIS standard for XML databases
DARPADefense Advanced Research Projects Agency
DBTFeSCP Database Task Force superseded by DAIS WG http://www.cs.man.ac.uk/grid-db/
DCCDigital Curation Centrehttp://www.dcc.ac.uk/
DCC-ANDigital Curation Centre Associates Networkhttp://www.dcc.ac.uk/network.html
DCEDistributed Computing Enviroment
DEISADistributed European Infrastructure for Supercomputing ApplicationsEU IST FP6 Distributed European Infrastructure for Supercomputing Applications project http://www.deisa.org/Links.html
DERDistinguished Encoding Rules
DERADefence Evaluation and Research AgencyThis is an agency of the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD), incorporating the bulk of the MoD’s non-nuclear research, technology and test and evaluation establishments. It is one of Europe’s largest research organisations with a turnover of approximately 1 billion and about 12,000 staff.
DFDLGGF Data Format Description Language WGhttps://forge.gridforum.org/projects/dfdl-wg/
DGCDependable Grid ComputingDIRC grid project http://www.dirc.org.uk/research/activities/description.php?pa=9
DGRAData Grid Rererence Architecture (Foster, Kesselman, Tueke)
DHTMLDynamic HTML
DIBDirectory Information Base (X.500, LDAP)
DIMEDirect Internet Message EncapsulationIETF draft spec ? see also MTOM http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/default.asp?url=/library/en-us/dnglobspec/html/dimeindex.asp
DIRCDependability Interdisciplinary Research Collaboration http://www.dirc.org.uk/overview/index.html
DITDirectory Information Tree (X.500, LDAP)
DMTFData Management Task Force SDO http://www.dmtf.org/
DN Distinguished Name (X.500, LDAP)
DNSDomain Name Service
DPSSDistributed-Parallel Storage SystemA scalable, high-performance, distributed-parallel data storage system orginally developed as part of the DARPA. Focuses on high pergformance access and utilises parallel data transfer, striping.
DQPDistributed Query Processor http://www.ogsadai.org.uk/dqp/
DRASTICDistributed Resilient Architecture with Scalable Technology for Incremental Change EPSRC project
DRMAAGGF Distributed Resource Management Application API WG https://forge.gridforum.org/projects/drmaa-wg
DROData Replication Option (Objectivity)
DSADirectory Server (X.500, LDAP)
DSEDSA-Specific Entry (X.500, LDAP)
DTDDocument Type Definition (XML)
DTIDepartment of Trade and IndustryThis is the UK Government Department responsible for policy in trade, industry and scientific research. The aim of the DTI is to increase UK competitiveness and scientific excellence, generating sustainable growth, good jobs, opportunities and enhanced quality of life for all. DTI is the parent Department of the Office of Science and Technology, which in turn is responsible for EPSRC and the other UK research councils.
DUROCDynamically-Updated Request Online Coallocator
DyVOSEDynamic Virtual Organisations in e-Science Education http://labserv.nesc.gla.ac.uk/projects/dyvose/


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