UK Government Connect Secure Extranet (GCSX)

The UK Government Connect Secure Extranet (GCSX) is a secure network infrastructure that connects UK government departments and agencies with their approved suppliers. It provides a secure and reliable way for organisations to share sensitive information and collaborate on projects. GCSX is based on an IP VPN (Virtual Private Network) and uses a variety of … Read more

Email address internationalization (EAI)

Email address internationalization (EAI) is the use of non-ASCII characters in email addresses. EAI is necessary because the traditional ASCII character set used for email addresses does not support all of the world’s languages. Email addresses are typically in the format “user@domain”, where “user” is the username of the email account and “domain” is the … Read more

ASSP (application-specific standard product)

An ASSP is a piece of computer hardware that is designed to perform a specific function within a larger system. ASSPs are usually mass-produced and used in a variety of applications, as opposed to being custom-made for a single application. ASSPs are typically used in communications and networking equipment, such as routers and switches, as … Read more


In business, standardization is the process of implementing and developing technical standards. A technical standard is a set of rules, guidelines, or characteristics that can be used to describe a process, product, or service. Technical standards are created by bringing together experts from different fields to develop a consensus on a particular set of standards. … Read more

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