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rad

(ræd)
1. n. a radical person. (California.) My brother is a rad, but he’s a good guy.
2. mod. great; wonderful; excellent; exciting. (California. From radical.) Oh my God, that’s, like, really rad!

way rad

mod. quite excellent. (see also rad.) Oh, Tiff! That’s way rad!
See also: rad, way
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From technological savvy to knowledge of international standards and regulations to expertise in the cultural nuances that can affect business dealings, RAD has all the tools and resources Systems Integrators and Service Providers need for their international projects.
Since 1981, RAD has been a premier manufacturer and a technological pioneer in ATM, Frame Relay, ISDN, high-speed transmission over copper and fiber, voice compression, IP routing and rate and interface conversion.
The Microsoft RAD Awards program recognizes application developers that make the best use of Microsoft technology to provide benefits to retail and hospitality businesses.
Many Fortune 500 companies today require the full use of an E1 pipeline," said Bob Mavretich, director of carrier sales at RAD Data Communications (Mahwah, NJ).
AT&T chose RAD for this application because of its proven reputation for technical excellence and customer support.
Expanding its line of HDSL and baseband local loop connectivity solutions, RAD Data Communications, Inc.