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network server

[′net‚wərk ‚sər·vər]
(computer science)

network server

A computer system that serves as a central repository of data and programs shared by users in a network. See server, networked storage and NAS.
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HELIOS EtherShare OPI runs on powerful and scaleable UNIX/RISC-based servers, including Data General, Hewlett-Packard, Digital Equipment, IBM, Motorola, SGI, Sun, and Apple Network Server.
iCat software was a logical choice for us because it is completely scalable from the Mac servers to the larger AIX(TM) for Apple Network Server systems," added Glenn Epis, program manager for Apple's Information Systems.
With LDBU for AIX, customers will be able to back up one Apple network server to one attached tape drive.