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ISC

(1) (Internet Systems Consortium, Redwood City, CA www.isc.org) An organization founded by Paul Vixie, Carl Malamud and Rick Adams in 1994 and later sponsored by UUNET and other Internet companies. ISC is devoted to supporting and disseminating key Internet protocols, such as BIND, DHCP, OpenReg and INN, and its reference implementations are used by major ISPs.

(2) (ISC)2 (International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium, Dunedin, FL, London and Hong Kong, www.isc2.org) Originators of the CISSP and SSCP certifications for security professionals. See CISSP and SSCP.

(3) (International Softswitch Consortium, San Ramon, CA) See IPCC.
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Azhar Ali Shah presented another written proposal for arrangement of ISC workshops on journal/ university ranking scheduled to be held in Islamabad wherein all provincial capitals in collaboration with ISC as per recommendation of Shiraz meeting.
According to the minutes of the meeting issued by the ministry of science and technology, the proposal for setting up of regional ISC office was presented in the light of the recommendations given in the 1st ISC executive council meeting held in Iran's Shiraz city on June 11, 2019.
The inclusion of (ISC)2 on the list of approved bodies, which has been backdated to April 6, 2019, is recognition of the ongoing work of members and the organisation itself to inspire a safe and secure cyber world.
'The purpose of the meeting was to discuss how ISC programs are implemented in the region and in the Islamic countries, in particular by collaborating on indexing prestigious scientific publications, monitoring the scientific performance, helping to increase the research performance of universities and their global ranking in international ranking systems and holding systematic workshops for universities and faculty aimed at increasing the effectiveness of research in regional and global scales', he said.
It is also recommended that ISC will be assisted to increase number of ECs in other Islamic countries and it would establish International Advisory Board to facilitate ISC's activities abroad.
He said the ISC was established to promote technical and scientific cooperation among Muslim scientists especially in making scientific publications accessible throughout the Islamic world.
ISC owns and/or operates 13 of the nation's major motorsports entertainment facilities, including Daytona International Speedway in Florida (home of the DAYTONA 500).
"ISC is Europe's leading HPC conference, so it is a great opportunity to have technical influence over the meeting as its program chair," said Keyes, who is also the senior associate to KAUST president.
GROUP: ISC representatives and the volleyball team players and officials in a group photo.
P Sai Saran claimed a grand treble at the recently-concluded annual table tennis tournament, organised by the Indian Social Club Oman (ISC).