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ACK

(computer science)

ACK

(character)
/ak/ The mnemonic for the ACKnowledge character, ASCII code 6.

ACK

(communications)
A message transmitted to indicate that some data has been received correctly. Typically, if the sender does not receive the ACK message after some predetermined time, or receives a NAK, the original data will be sent again.

ACK

(ACKnowledgment code) The communications code sent from a receiving station to a transmitting station to indicate that it is ready to accept data. It is also used to acknowledge the error-free receipt of transmitted data. Contrast with NAK.
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ACK is basically an end-to-end acknowledgment scheme.
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Savita Pai, Vice-President, Product Management, ACK Media, said: "Mother Teresa was chosen as our comeback title because of the universality of the figure and August 26 2010, being her sentinel year, was a perfect date to launch the book and take it to every kid and household for them to learn about a noble figure like Mother Teresa.
ACK Media approached TIS with the requirement for an animated series on famous characters from Indian mythology and history.
Once the errors are corrected and the return is resubmitted, record the date of the accepted ACK on the corresponding FTB 8453 form.
Second, the sender may not receive an ACK within a timeout period, which is determined by an algorithm that's only slightly pertinent to this discussion.
Conceived and developed by paddlers for paddlers, the ACK Kayak Launch Points App is the ultimate mobile experience for canoe and kayak enthusiasts globally.
Kushal Ruia, writer / director of "Sons of Ram" & Head, ACK Animation Studios, says, "The genuine outpouring of love and praise for the film's storytelling and characters, on its release in India, was momentous.
He said: "While we cannot rule out some changes, we are confident the majority of services provided by ACK can continue.