- Application Service Provider. An ASP rents software to users and provides access over the Internet, instead of selling it outright. Despite the initial enthusiasm for ASPs in 2000, the Information Security issues that are raised by running software (with corporate data) across the Internet, cannot be under-estimated.
- Active Server Pages. Active Server Pages are Web pages (HTML pages) embedded within which, are (small) programs, or scripts, which run just before the page is delivered to the user.
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