ACSE -->
Association Control Service Element
computing dictionary

<networking> (ACSE) The OSI method for establishing a call between two application programs. ACSE checks the identities and contexts of the application entities, and could apply an authentication security check.

Documents: ITU Rec. X.227 (ISO 8650), X.217 (ISO 8649)

Acronym: ACSE

(01 Mar 1997)