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AbbreviationNameMeaning
SAAARGGF Site Authentication, Authorisation and Accounting Requirements RGhttps://forge.gridforum.org/projects/saaa-rg
SABScientific Advisory Board
SAMSequential data Access via Meta-data (D0 experiment)
SAMLSecurity Assertion Mark-up Language v2.0 in review Jan 05 at OASIS http://www.oasis-open.org/committees/tc_home.php?wg_abbrev=security
SANStorage Area Network
SASLSimple Authentication and Security Layer
SCSuper Computingannual conference and exhibition http://www.supercomp.org/
SC GlobalSuper Computing Conference with AGSC?s in some years use AG to allow world-wide involvement http://www.sc-conference.org/sc2004/scglobal.html
ScotGridScottish Grid Service http://www.scotgrid.ac.uk/
SDKSoftware Development Kit
SDOStandards Development Organisation e.g. OASIS or GGF
SDSCSan Diego Supercomputing Centrehttp://www.sdsc.edu/
SDSCSan Diego Supercomputer CenterA National Laboratory for Computational Science and Engineering at the University of California San Diego.
SEStorage Element
SEScottish Enterprise
secSecretary
SEERADThe Scottish Executive Environment & Rural Affairs Department
Sem GridGGF Semantic Grid RG https://forge.gridforum.org/projects/sem-rg/
SeSCSouthampton e-Science Centrehttp://www.e-science.soton.ac.uk/
SGESun Grid Engine http://gridengine.sunsource.net/
SHEFCScottish Higher Education Funding Council http://www.shefc.ac.uk/
SIGTSTPSIGTSTPCondor checkpoint signal
SLAPDStand-alone LDAP Daemon
SLPService Location Protocol
SNMPSimple Network Management Protocol
SOAPoriginally Simple Object Access Protocol, now often Service Oriented Architecture ProtocolA scheme for transferring information, written in XML, via HTTP(S) between computers. The basic system used by "Web Services".
SRBStorage Resource BrokerClient-server middleware that provides a uniform interface for connecting to heterogeneous data resources over a network and accessing replicated data sets.
SRIFScience Research Investment Fund
SSPStorage Service Providers
SSPStorage Service Provider
STFSecurity Task Forcehttp://www.nesc.ac.uk/teams/stf/
STFSingapore National Grid Office Review Panel
SunDCGSun Data and Compute Gridshttp://www.epcc.ed.ac.uk/sungrid
SWITCHThe Swiss Education and Research Network


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