(A) Governmental/Military acronym for the Office of Strategic Services, an intelligence group founded during the Second World War and the predecessor of the modern "CIA". (B) Governmental acronym for the Office of Space Science (NASA).
Fortunately, as a recognised profession, the law industry has certain standards to maintain and professional bodies to see that the quality of service is appropriate. The office for the Supervision of Solicitors (OSS) is the powerful regulatory arm of the Law Society that oversees the activities of all of its members. They have the power to inflict harsh penalties on any firms or individuals that are seen to be in breach of the solicitors act.
On-line Service System that helps in users to get fast and effective help from SAP. The user may log-in to OSS system to find a possible solution for a 'bug'. Get the patch ,if any, download and apply to correct the problem. PCC Pre-Configured Client. The R/3 Simplification Groupâ€™s pre-configured client.
A system that supports public-network-infrastructure operations, administration and maintenance, as well as network management functions (such as fault, configuration and security management). OSSs usually comprise software systems — residing on general-purpose or specialized computer systems — that support one or more business processes associated with network operations. Examples of the business processes addressed include planning and engineering, provisioning, performance management, and message collection and mediation.
A system that processes telecommunications information that supports various management functions including billing, customer care, network management, inventory control, maintenance, service provisioning and trouble ticket reporting.
Operational Support System. A set of programs that help a communications service provider monitor, control, analyze, and manage problems with a telephone or computer network. As the voice and data networks converge, more sophisticated systems are needed for such activities as ordering and keeping track of network components, such as tracking usage, billing, and reporting.
Optional State Supplementation. OSS is a cash assistance program administered by the Department of Children and Families. Its purpose is to supplement a person's income to help pay for costs in a special living arrangement. It is not a Medicaid program. This Program has been re-designed to provide the state funds for the federal Medicaid match to create Assistive Care Services.
Software that can be run, distributed and modified without a fee. Restrictions are often applied — in the form of an "open-source license" — to profits or commercial fees for any product built on a base of free software (for example, the GNU General Public License — see GNU).