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While going through this forum I collected a list of acronyms that I did not immediately recognize. I hope that the following are accurate and helpful for others. I think I know what SAP is but I hope someone can provide that definition.
BC§: Business Continuity (Plan)
Big-4: Deloitte and Touche, Ernst and Young, KPMG and PricewaterhouseCoopers
COSO: Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission
COBIT: Control Objectives for Information and Related Technologies
DR§: Disaster Recovery (Plan)
ERP: Enterprise Resource Planning
GCC: General Computer Control
PCI: Payment Card Industry
SAS 70: Statement on Auditing Standards (SAS) No. 70
SDLC: System Development Life Cycle
SLA: Service Level Agreement
SOD: Separation of Duties
UAT: User Acceptance Testing
milan last edited by
SAP - This is often used to identify business enterprise software manufactured by the company with the same name:
Otherwise, it might be used as an acronym for Security Access Profile…the security privileges assigned to a computer user.
Hoep this helps,
Denis last edited by
SAP is a German acronym (Systemanalyse und Programmentwicklung) which could roughly translated as Systems and Application Products. The vendor of the SAP ERP is SAP AG which is a German company.