The R3000 Internet-filtering appliance has new features, including the ability to block the use of Google Web Accelerator, an application that uses Google's network to make Web pages load faster and potentially allow end-users to bypass their organization's Internet filter.
What does WA stand for?
WA stands for Web Accelerator (Google)
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- Information technology (IT) and computers
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- Water Agar (mycology)
- Water Authority
- Watershed Analysis
- Wavelength Allocation
- Weapon Assignment
- Weapons Analyst
- Weapons Assembly
- Wearable Art
- Wearing Apparel
- Weather Advisory
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SlipStream's web accelerator technologies compress, optimize and streamline web content after it leaves the server, providing a dramatic improvement in web-surfing speed, which is important for dial-up users who either don't have access to high-speed cable or DSL services, or don't want to pay the higher prices charged for broadband services.
Web acceleration may in the past have been about making the web faster in a pure velocity sense, using advanced caching and so on, but now web accelerators tend to be predominantly marketing tools designed to make it easier for users to go back to the same few core sites over and over again.
Web3000 Inc, maker of the NetSonic web accelerator tools is in the final phase of testing the next version of the tool which will enable the company to offer an 'always-on' mini-banner in the top-right corner of a browser, but without interfering with the user or occupying any of its screen space.