Central Identities Data Repository (CIDR)

A Central Identities Data Repository (CIDR) is a central database that stores and manages identity information for individuals and organizations. CIDR is used to authenticate and authorize individuals and organizations for access to government services and information. CIDR also supports the issuance of electronic identity cards and the management of identity information. How can I … Read more

Core dump

A core dump is a file containing a process’s address space (memory) at the time of termination. It is typically used to debug software crashes. When a program crashes, the operating system usually produces a core dump. This is a file that contains a snapshot of the program’s memory at the time of the crash. … Read more

GAAP (generally accepted accounting principles)

Generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) are a set of rules and guidelines that companies must follow when preparing financial statements. GAAP is designed to ensure that financial statements are consistent and transparent, and to provide investors with a clear picture of a company’s financial health. GAAP is overseen by the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB), … Read more