Glossary

Term Definition
PID Persistent Identifier
PKI Public Key Infrastructure
See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Public_key_infrastructure
RADIUS Remote Authentication Dial In User Service
See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RADIUS
RDA Research Data Alliance
See: http://www.rd-alliance.org/
REST Representational State Transfer
See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/REST
SAML Security Assertion Markup Language
See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SAML
SCHAC SChema Harmonisation Committee
See: http://www.terena.org/activities/tf-emc2/schac.html
SLCS Short Lived Credential Service
See: http://www.switch.ch/grid/slcs/
SOA Service-oriented architecture
See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Service-oriented_architecture
SOAP Simple Object Access Protocol
See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SOAP_(protocol)
SP

Service Provider. A Shibboleth term. Synonym for an AAI-enabled Resource, although used in a more technical sense.

See: Federated Identity

SRB Storage Resource Broker
See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Storage_Resource_Broker
SRU Search/Retrieve via URL
See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Search/Retrieve_via_URL
SRW Search/Retrieve Web Service
See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Search/Retrieve_Web_Service
TACAR TERENA Academic CA Repository
See: http://www.tacar.org/
TBX Termbase Exchange format
See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tbx#TBX
TCF

Text Corpus Format

This format is, among others, used by WebLicht.
See: http://weblicht.sfs.uni-tuebingen.de/weblichtwiki/index.php/The_TCF_Format
https://weblicht.sfs.uni-tuebingen.de/weblichtwiki/index.php/Developer_Manual

TCS TERENA Certificate Service
See: https://www.terena.org/activities/tcs/
TDS Typological Database System
See: http://www.hum.uva.nl/TDS/
TEI Text Encoding Initiative
See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Text_Encoding_Initiative
TERENA Trans-European Research and Education Networking Association
See: http://www.terena.org/
UDDI Universal Description Discovery and Integration
See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/UDDI
UNICORE UNiform Interface to COmputing REsources
See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/UNICORE
URN Uniform Resource Name
See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uniform_Resource_Name
VLO Virtual Language Observatory
See: http://www.clarin.eu/vlo
WADL Web Application Description Language
See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Web_Application_Description_Language
WDS World Data System
See: http://icsu-wds.org
WS-Security Web Services Security
See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WS-Security
WSDL Web Services Description Language
See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Web_Services_Description_Language
XCES XML Corpus Encoding Standard
See: http://www.xces.org/
XML-RPC XML Remote Procedure Call
See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xml-rpc
EUDAT European Data Infrastructure
See: http://www.eudat.eu/
NLP

Natural Language Processing
See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Natural_language_processing

DSA Data Seal of Approval
See: http://www.datasealofapproval.org/
BoD

Board of Directors

GA

General Assembly

KSI

Knowledge Sharing Infrastructure, part of the CLARIN infrastructure that takes care of sharing of knowledge and expertise, education, training and dissemination

META-SHARE

Network of repositories resulting from the META-NET Network of Excellence (http://www.meta-share.eu/)

NCF

National Coordinators Forum

See: https://www.clarin.eu/governance/national-coordinators-forum

observer

Country or intergovernmental organisation that prepares itself for participation in CLARIN ERIC

RI

Research Infrastructure

SAB

Scientific Advisory Board

SCCTC

Standing Committee for CLARIN Technical Centres

single sign-on

Access to multiple systems by logging in once

MT

Machine Translation

FCS

Federated Content Search

See: http://www.clarin.eu/content/content-search

CTS CoreTrustSeal, successor of the Data Seal of Approval
See: https://www.coretrustseal.org
EOSC

European Open Science Cloud

See: https://www.clarin.eu/eosc