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AbbreviationNameMeaning
P2PPeer to peer
PAPersonal Assistant
PBSPortable Batch Systems
PCProgramme Committee
PDFPortable Document Format
PDUProtocol Data Unit (X.500, LDAP)
PermisPrivilege and Role Management Infrastructure Standards ValidationEU ISIS project http://www.permis.org/
PFSPluggable File SystemThe Pluggable File System (PFS) is a tool for attaching old applications to new storage systems. PFS presents new storage systems as file system entries.
pgmprogram
PGPPepper's Ghost Productions Grid http://www.epcc.ed.ac.uk/pgpgrid/
PHI-BLASTPattern Hit Initiated BLAST
PIPrincipal Investigator
PJavaPersistent JavaEPSRC & Sun project http://portal.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=245905
PKIPublic Key Infrastructure
PNGPortable Network Format
Policy-WGGGF Grid Policy Architecture RG (completed) https://forge.gridforum.org/projects/policy-rg
PPARCParticle Physics and Astronomy Research Council PPARC is one of the seven UK government Research Councils The PPARC is the main UK funding agency in theoretical and experimental research into elementary particles and the fundamental forces of nature; planetary and solar research including space physics; and astronomy, astrophysics and cosmology. to improve health by promoting research into all areas of medical and related science. It supports research and training through its research establishments, through grants to individual scientists and through support for post graduate students.
preppreparation in standards context planning and setting up meetings, proposing decision points and document structure
PSEProblem Solving Environment: Workload management systems + collaboration frameworks
PSI-BLASTPosition Specific Iterative BLAST
PSSMPosition Specific Scoring Matrix
PTBProject Technical Board (EU Data Grid)
PVMParallel Virtual MachineA software package that permits a heterogeneous collection of Unix and/or NT computers hooked together by a network to be used as a single large parallel computer.


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