rovider) An organization that manages a customer's computer systems and networks which are either located on the customer's premises or at a third-party datacenter. MSPs offer a variety of service levels from just notifying the customer if a problem occurs to making all necessary repairs itself. MSPs may also be a source for hardware and staff for its customers.
rovider) A Microsoft certification for qualifying resellers that sell and provide training and support on Microsoft products. A certain number of employees must be Microsoft Certified Professionals.
A Microsoft Paint graphics file format.
A patch file in the Windows 2000 Installer system.
rotocol) A simultaneous voice and data (SVD) protocol from Multi-Tech Systems, Inc., Mounds View, MN. When a telephone handset is picked up, the modem switches to packet mode, digitizes the voice and interleaves the voice packets with the data packets. See SVD
ro) A popular Mac-based nonlinear video editing system from Avid Technology, Inc., Tewksbury, MA.
An operating system used in Fujitsu IBM-compatible mainframes.
ack) A utility that enables LAN Manager to utilize a computer's multiprocessing capabilities.