LAPACK Linear Algebra PACKage library
LP linear programming
MCMC Markov Chain Monte Carlo
MLE maximum likelihood estimation
NP non-deterministic polynomial time
OCR optical character recognition
PB petabyte
PCA principal components analysis
QFS Quick File System
QP quadratic programming
RAM random access memory
RDS respondent-driven sampling
S3 Simple Storage Service
SQL Structured Query Language
TB terabyte
TCAM ternary content addressable memory

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