General Sales Architecture. IBM's original mainframe application for retail. It has been highly customized by retailers, integrators, horizontal developer, etc. In general a GSA application is one that has some legacy code from the IBM original. The good news is that GSA applications can sometimes inter-operate with one another or third party tools because they have common origin data structures, etc.
includes civilian (non-military ) government agencies. GSA manages transportation functions for some agencies and the GSA depots in Stockton ,CA and Burlington , N.J. Some government agencies such as IRS , Dept of Energy, and the Department of State manage their transportation in-house. .
General Sales Agent. A travel agency or airline to whom an IATA Member or a non-IATA airline has delegated general authority to be represented for the purpose of sales of passenger and/or cargo air transportation in a defined territory.
General Services Administration. An agency of the United States Government that includes the Federal Supply Service, the Automated Data and Telecommunications Service, the Public Buildings Service, and the National Archives and Records Service.
General Services Administration; a government agency that contracts with suppliers to procure products for use by various U.S.Government departments. Heavy Duty: wide thicker blades to help prevent spreading at the tips and give full cutting action when cutting thick, dense materials.
Graphic Story Album. Basically this is much like a traditional (prose) book, but with dozens of full page illustrations. For example, the Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Creatures of Habit is a Graphic Story Album.
Acronym for the Geological Society of America, an organization founded in 1888 to provide access to elements essential to the professional growth of earth scientists at all levels of expertise. It presently has over 15,000 members, and more information about it can be found at the GSA Web site.