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Asa

(ā`sə), in the Bible, king of Judah, son and successor of Abijah. He was a good king, zealous in his extirpation of idols. When Baasha of Israel took Ramah (a few miles N of Jerusalem), Asa bought the help of Benhadad of Damascus and recaptured Ramah. His son Jehoshaphat succeeded him.
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American National Standards Institute

An independent organization of trade associations, technical societies, professional groups, and consumer organizations; establishes and publishes standards; formerly known as the United States of America Standards Institute (USASI or ASI), and previously as the American Standards Association (ASA).
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Cisco ASA

(Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance) A family of network security devices from Cisco that provide firewall, intrusion prevention (IPS) and virtual private network (VPN) capabilities. Introduced in 2005, the ASA brand superseded Cisco's stand-alone PIX firewalls, IPS and VPN devices. See Cisco PIX.
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He said the new type of savings plans would be "universal, portable, simple and personal" and that if a workers' employer doesn't offer a plan, they'd "automatically" be given their own ASA.
A great deal of engineering goes into designing ASA rubber intermediates for impact, particle size, and performance characteristics that ultimately affect the final ASA refractive index.
A study using direct immuno-bead assay showed that ASAs do not increase significantly in infertile men with varicocele compared to infertile men without the disease.
"The ASAS private equity real estate platform is a demonstration of Abraaj Capital's commitment to its holistic alternative asset management strategy, leveraging the firm's expertise in the region with the support of a dedicated real estate investment team," said Mustafa Abdel-Wadood, Managing Director, Abraaj Capital.
This is diagnostic of an atrial septal aneurysm (ASA).
He added: "It is part of ASAs core mission to develop and offer tools that integrate GIS and SIS [Science Information Systems]."
ASAS delivers value-added functionality to ISA Server by seamlessly integrating Authenex's highly-secure two-factor authentication technology with Microsoft's remote dial-in access (RAS) and virtual private networks (VPN) solutions.
The requirement for a portable, lightweight ASAS was identified during several training events between 1998-2000.
The ASAS RWS--fielded to the Army in support of G2s and 52s for more than ten years--has made great strides in adding flexibility to supporting intelligence missions worldwide by automating the intelligence "business." This workstation consists of intelligence analytical software applications and tools that focus on the intelligence processes within Army corps, divisions, and brigades.
The ASAS Master Analyst Branch's specific mission is to: