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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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for inclusion in that company's new line of Apple Network Servers.
M4891Z/A AIX(R) for Apple Network Servers Unlimited User License
Our collaboration with Oracle is expected to provide Apple's enterprise and publishing customers with the full suite of Oracle's database products on the new departmental Apple Network Server family.
27 /PRNewswire/ --Canto Software, the technology leader in digital image management software, today announced the Canto Cumulus XP Network Image Database for Apple Network Servers, a UNIX-based version of the Cumulus Network Image Database, its award-winning multi-user image and media database.
The Apple Network Servers are incredibly fast and the AIX OS offers the rock-solid reliability that an increasing number of our customers require.
INTERSHOP Online is available on Windows NT, and on Unix for HP, Sun, Silicon Graphics, IBM, and Apple Network Servers.
Apple will begin its collaboration with EC2 by establishing an Apple presence in the EC2 Testbed facility by providing a wide range of the latest high-end Power Macintosh computers, Apple Network Servers and Apple Internet Servers.
The Apple Network Servers 500 and 700, which run an Apple-enhanced version of IBM's AIX operating system, deliver the power and scalability required to manage the distribution of extremely large files across networks under heavy demand.
Apple will initially provide two utilities based on AppleTalk Services--The Disk Management Utility to simplify disk administration and CommandShell, a multi-windowing VT102 terminal emulator included with AIX for Apple Network Servers.
Bundled with AIX OS for Apple Network Servers are CD-ROMs with Try and Buy Trial Software from American Power Conversion (APC), Helios Software GmbH, IPT Inc.