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Glossary


Android

Android is an open and free software stack that includes an operating system, middleware and also key applications for mobile devices.

API

An application programming interface (API) is a set of routines, protocols, and tools for building software applications. An API may include specifications for  data structures, object classes,  variables and data interchange formats.

Chawl

Chawl is a name for a type of building found in urban India. They are often 2 to 5 stories with multiple tenents. Room in Chawal are referred as kholis

CRC

Citizen Report Card

Dashboard

An application interface that provides users with quick contextual access to information and common tasks.

Enumerator

A person performing door-to-door survey.

Flat

An  flat is a self-contained housing unit that occupies only part of a building. Also called as apartment

Geo-coordinate

A system that enables every location on the earth to be specified by a set of numbers. The coordinates are often chosen such that one of the numbers represent vertical position and one number represent horizontal position. A common choice of coordinates is latitude and longitude.

ICT

Information and Communication Technology

Independent House

Independent House is a Single dwelling house on a plot with all amenities. Also called as Bungalow.

IVRS

Interactive Voice Response System

Java

Java is a computer programming language and computing. It is the underlying technology that powers state-of-the-art programs including utilities, games, and business applications.

MLD

Mega Litter per Day= 10^6 Litre/Day

MoUD

Ministry of Urban Development - Government of India

PCMC

Pimpri Chinchwad

PostgresSQL

PostgreSQL is an open-source object-relational database management system (ORDBMS).

SLB

Service Level Benchmarks

SLB-Connect

SLB-Connect is an initiative to get customer feedback through ICT tools, on SLB indicators, which address customer service aspects

Slum

A run-down area of a city characterized by substandard housing and squalor and lacking in tenure security

ULBs

Urban Local Bodies of India are the constitutionally provided administrative units that provide basic infrastructure and services in cities and towns

WSP

Water and Sanitation Program is an international partnership administered by the World Bank to help the poor gain sustained access to water supply and sanitation services

                

 


 
 

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