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AFS

AFS

A distributed file system for large, widely dispersed Unix and Windows networks from Transarc Corporation, now part of IBM. It is noted for its ease of administration and expandability and stems from Carnegie-Mellon's Andrew File System.
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Mac McReynolds, account director of Cushman & Wakefield for the AFS business, a 20-year veteran of the telecommunications industry, said C&W is utilizing its technological advantages for AFS by using the Business Integration Group's (BIG) big-e-real estate transaction tracking software.
Nearly all vendors of AFS are small companies that are able to focus their instrument development on niche markets.
"Because AFS offers a wide variety of products and services, membership means different things to different people," Yates said.
* Attend a town hall meeting hosted by AFS President Jeff Cook.
Moneychanger Ahmad Shah said the buying rate of a US dollar was 52.14 afs, while 1,000 Pakistani rupees accounted for 534afs.
AFS Conference on Additive Manufacturing for Metalcasting AFS NOVI, MI
Haji Fazl Rahman, the Food Traders' Union head, said a five-kg tin of Momin ghee cost 410 afs, a kilogram of African black tea 200 afs and a similar quantity of Indonesian green tea 175 afs.
A 50-kg Pakistani sugar was sold at 1,850 afs and the same amount of Pakistani flour was tagged at 1,080 afs, a 5-kg tin of Momin ghee cost 410 afs, a kilogramme of African black tea cost 200afs and the same quantity of Indonesian green tea priced at 170 afs, he added.
He said the same amount of Pakistani flour was priced at 1,100 afs, a 5-kg tin of ghee at 460 afs, a kilo of African back tea at 220 afs and Indonesian green tea at 200 afs.
Abdul Baseer, a jeweller in the Lycce-i-Maryam neighbourhood, said one gramme of Arabian gold was sold at 2,150 afs, while the same amount of Iranian variety decreased from 1,850 afs to 1,800 afs.
Oman has been a member of AFS since 1992, is past president of AFS-FIRST (an independent non-profit association that exists to educate metalcasting facilities, end-users, government agencies and other stakeholders about the benefits of using metalcasting byproducts), and is on the board of directors for the Foundry Association of Michigan.
Haji Fazal Rahman told Pajhwok Afghan News a 50-kg sack of Pakistani flour was sold for 990 afs against last week's price of 980 afs and the price of a five-kg Koh-i-Noor ghee tin rose from 420 afs to 440 afs.