Glossary

AES
Advanced Encryption Standard
API
application programming interface
AJAX
Asynchronous JavaScript® and XML
BlackBerry CAL
A BlackBerry® Client Access License (BlackBerry CAL) limits how many users you can add to a BlackBerry® Enterprise Server.
BlackBerry Domain
A BlackBerry Domain consists of the BlackBerry Configuration Database with its users and any BlackBerry® Enterprise Server instances that connect to it.
BlackBerry Enterprise Server databases
The BlackBerry® Enterprise Server databases are the BlackBerry Configuration Database and the BlackBerry Monitoring Service database.
BlackBerry MDS
BlackBerry® Mobile Data System
CAS
Client Access Server
CDMA
Code Division Multiple Access
CDO
Collaboration Data Object
DMZ
A demilitarized zone (DMZ) is a neutral subnetwork outside of an organization's firewall. It exists between the trusted LAN of the organization and the untrusted external wireless network and public Internet.
DNS
Domain Name System
FQDN
fully qualified domain name
HTTP
Hypertext Transfer Protocol
HTTPS
Hypertext Transfer Protocol over Secure Sockets Layer
IIS
Internet Information Services
IP
Internet Protocol
IP address
An Internet Protocol (IP) address is an identification number that each computer or mobile device uses when it sends or receives information over a network, such as the Internet. This identification number identifies the specific computer or mobile device on the network.
JDK
Java® Development Kit
JRE
Java® Runtime Environment
LAN
local area network
MAPI
Messaging Application Programming Interface
messaging server
A messaging server sends and processes messages and provides collaboration services, such as updating and communicating calendar and address book information.
NIC
network interface card
NSPI
Name Service Provider Interface
RAID
redundant array of independent (or inexpensive) disks
SMS
Short Message Service
SNMP
Simple Network Management Protocol
SQL
Structured Query Language
SRP
Server Routing Protocol
SSL
Secure Sockets Layer
TCP
Transmission Control Protocol
TCP/IP
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) is a set of communication protocols that is used to transmit data over networks, such as the Internet.
TLS
Transport Layer Security
Triple DES
Triple Data Encryption Standard
UDP
User Datagram Protocol
WAN
wide area network
XML
Extensible Markup Language
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