Network Attached Storage


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Network Attached Storage

(networking, storage)
(NAS) Fixed disks, RAID arrays, and magnetic tape drives connected directly to a Storage Area Network (SAN) or other direct network connection. This is in contrast to a file server where the peripherals are connected to the network via a computer (the server).
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Most of the OSD standards work is being coordinated among the National Storage Industry Consortium's Network Attached Storage Devices (NASD), American National Standards Institute (ANSI), and the Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA) committees.
Significant feature enhancements include support for Microsoft[R] Exchange message-level backup, Network Attached Storage (NAS), expanded Bare Metal Restoration, and broader Operating System (OS) compatibility.
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MARK: Sure, Hal, this may attach to a system, but I doubt whether it's a true Network Attached Storage device.
Network attached storage devices are now an integral part of interoperable wired and wireless home networks that seamlessly connect consumer electronics and personal computers to share, store and back-up user data and multimedia content.
In some ways, the idea of a Network Attached Storage device is a natural extension, doing for storage what a print server may have done for printing a few years ago or what a CD-ROM server may have started doing for a network a year or two ago.
based provider to utilize the Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS) solution to enhance its Resilient Network Attached Storage (RNAS) offering, a service that helps businesses manage and store data for remote locations.
agami Systems is a leading provider of next-generation network attached storage (NAS) systems that dramatically reduce customers' total cost of ownership (TCO).
DNF carries a variety of products, ranging from network attached storage, direct attached storage solutions and IP SAN solutions, to assist companies in meeting their mission-critical storage needs with cost-effective, high performance storage equipment.
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Actiontec Electronics today announced a new family of wired and wireless Network Attached Storage (NAS) appliances designed to simplify rich media access on home networks.

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