Application Service Provider


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Application Service Provider

A company that sells a computer application to a customer and delivers it over a network. The ASP owns both the application and the servers on which it is written.
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We're proud that these three Application Service Providers can see the win/win opportunity hosting Securit-e-Vault.
The ASP Industry Consortium is the global advocacy group formed to promote the application service provider industry.
George Caravias, Executive Vice President of Corporate Development for Interpath, has been elected as Secretary to the Board of Directors of the Application Service Provider (ASP) Industry Consortium for 2001-2002.
TeleComputing ASA, (Oslo Stock Exchange:TCO), a leading worldwide ASP and ASP-enabler, today announced that its Chief Technology Officer, Jeff Hagins, has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Application Service Provider (ASP) Industry Consortium for 2001.
The two leading associations supporting the application service provider (ASP) industry have agreed to work cooperatively to advance the industry, the two groups announced today.
The ASP Industry Consortium (ASPIC) has commissioned the largest-ever study of the multi-billion dollar application service provider market, with the aim of measuring worldwide supply and demand for ASP services.
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