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N-ISDN Narrowband ISDN
National ISDN
N/I Non-Interlaced
NACD National Association of Computer Dealers
NACS National Advisory Committee on Semiconductors
NAC Network Adapter Card
NAE Not Above or Equal
NAK Negative Acknowledgment
NAMPS Narrow-Band Analog Mobile Phone Service
NAM Number Assignment Module
NAND Not And
NANO One thousand-millionth
NAPLPS North American Presentation Level Protocol Syntax (graphics)
NAP Network Access Point
NASA National Aeronautics and Space Administration
NASDAQ National Association of Securities Dealers Automatic Quotation
NASIRC NASA Automated Systems Internet Response Capability
NASI NetWare Asynchronous Services Interface
NASKER NASA Ames Kernel (benchmark)
NAS Network Access Server
Network Application Support
NAT Network Address Translators
NAU Network Addressable Unit
NAWS Negotiate About Window Size
NBE Not Below or Equal
NBIF No Basis In Fact
NBI Nothing But Initials
NBS Narrowband Socket
National Bureau of Standards
Numeric Backspace
NCA Network Communications Adapter
Network Computing Architecture
NCC Network Control Center
NCD Network Computing Device
NCGA National Computer Graphics Association
NCIC National Crime Information Center
NCMT * Numerical Control for Machine Tools
NCOS Network Computer Operating System
NCP NetWare Core Protocol
Not Copy Protected
Network Control Processor/Program/Protocol
NCR National Cash Register (Company)
NCSA National Center for Supercomputing Applications
NCSC National Computer Security Center
NCSI Network Communications Services Interface
NC Network Computer
No Carry
Numerical Control
NDB Non-Directional Beacon
NDDK Network Device Development Kid
NDEF Not to be Defined
NDIS Network Device/Driver Interface Specification
NDL Network Data Language
NDN Non-Delivery Notice
NDP Numeric Data Processor
NDRO Non-Destructive Read Out
NDR Network Data Representation
NDS NetWare Directory Service
NEC Nippon Electric Company
NED NASA Extragalactic Database
NEG Negative
NEMA National Electrical Manufacturers Association
NEP Network Entry Point
NEST Novell Embedded Systems Technology
NES National Education Supercomputer
NetBEUI NetBIOS Extended User Interface
NetBIOS Network Basic Input/Output System
NETMON Network Monitor
NEWS. Current events
NEWS NetWare Early Warning System
Network Extensible Window System
NEXT Near-End Crosstalk
NFF No Fault Found
NFI No F***ing Idea Yet another rather impolite way of declining knowledge on a particular subject.
NFS Network File System
NFW No F***ing Way
NGE Not Greater or Equal
NGI Next-Generation Internet
NG No Good
NHC National Hurricane Center
NHRP Next Hop Resolution Protocol
NHR National Handwriting Recognition
NIA Next Instruction Address
NICAD Nickel-Cadmium
NICOLAS Network Information Center OnLine Aid System
NIC Network Information Center
Network Interface Card
Numeric Intensive Computing
NID New Interactive Display
Next ID
NIFOC Nude In Front Of The Computer
NII National Information Infrastructure
NIMH Nickel-Metal Hydride
NIM Network Installation Management
NIO Native Input/Output
NIPS Network I/Os Per Second
NIR Network Information Retrieval
NISO National Information Standards Organization
NISP Networked Information Services Project
NIST National Institute for Standards and Technology
NIS Network Information Service
NITC National Information Technology Center
NIU Network Interface Unit
NJE Network Job Entry (protocol)
NLE Not Less or Equal
NLM NetWare Loadable Module
NLP Natural-Language Processing
NLQ Near Letter Quality
NLSFUNC National Language Support Function
NLV National Language Version
NL New Line
NMI Non-Maskable Interrupt
NMM NetWare Management Map
NMOS Negative Channel Metal-Oxide Semiconductor
NMP Network Management Protocol
NMS Network Management System
NNI Network to Network Interface
NNM Network Node Manager
NNTP Net News Transport Protocol
NN Network Node
No News
NOC Network Operations Center
NOP No Operation
NOR Not Or
NOS Network Operating System
NPA Network Printer Alliance
Numbering Plan Area
NPI Network Printer Interface
NPL Nonprocedural Language
NPS Novell Productivity Specialist
NPTN National Public Telecomputing Network
NPU Natural Processing Unit
NPX Numeric Processor Extension
NP No Problem
NQS Network Queuing System
NRC National Research Council (Canada)
NREN National Research and Education Network
NRG Energy
NRM Network Resource Manager
NRN No Reply Necessary
NRZI Non Return to Zero Inverted
NRZ Not Return to Zero
NSA POLY National Security Agency Polygraph
NSAPI Netscape Server API
NSAP Network Service Access Point
NSERC National Sciences and Engineering Research Council (Canada)
NSFNET National Science Foundation Network
NSF National Science Foundation
NSI NASA Science Internet
NSLOOKUP Name Server Lookup
NSM Netscape Server Manager
NSP Native Signal Processing ]
Network Service Provider
NSSC NASA Standard Spacecraft Computer
NSTC National Science and Technology Council
NSTL National Software Testing Labs
NS Nanosecond (one-billionth of a second)
National Semiconductor (as in Ns16550 UART)
Network Supervisor
Non Stop
NT-1 Network Terminator Type 1
NTAS NT Advanced Server
NTFS New Technology File System
NTF No Trouble Found
NTIA National Telecommunications and Information Administration
NTIS National Technical Information Service
NTP Network Time Protocol
NTRAS NT Remote Access Services
NTSA NetWare Telephony Services Architecture
NTSC National Television Standards Committee
NTU Network Termination Unit
NT Nome Time
New Technology
NUI Network User Identification
Network User Interface
Notebook User Interface
NUL Null
(dummy device)
(no device)
NUMA Non-Uniform Memory Access
NVM Non-Volatile Memory
NVOD Near-Video On Demand
NVP Nominal Velocity of Propagation
NVRAM Non-Volatile Random Access Memory
NVT Network Virtual Terminal
Novell Virtual Terminal
NV No Overflow
NWS NetWare Web Server
NYM Anonymous
NZT New Zealand Time