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WAF

Abbr. for “wiring around frame.”
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Rickman concludes the work with a summary of the recognition and honors bestowed on the WAFS pilots and their successor organization, the Women Air Service Pilots.
But she had 3,500 hours--more than any other WAFS pilot.
Performance metrics soon demonstrated that a WAFS solution--like that offered by Brocade Tapestry WAFS, Cisco Systems and others-had the potential to reduce remote access times to a centrally located, multi-megabyte Microsoft Word or CAD file from several minutes down to just a few seconds.
This cost is typically far higher than most CFOs and CEOs are aware of Exinda's WAFS eliminates network delays caused by the chattiness and inefficiencies associated with CIFS traffic traversing corporate WANs.
Packeteer paid $20 million for Mentat and its technology for accelerating applications over satellite and long-haul networks; Juniper paid $337 million for Peribit Networks, a pioneer of WAN optimisation; in May, Cisco acquired application optimisation vendor FineGround Networks for $70 million to sit alongside its earlier $82 million buy-out of WAFS company Actona Technologies; and, latterly, application traffic management product maker F5 Networks agreed to buy WAN application accelerator Swan Labs for $43 million.
The report steps back, examining the basic tenets of WAFS and WAN optimization techniques.
Within four weeks of the fire, Fulcrum's global WAFS network returned to the architecture it had followed before.
Rickman takes the reader along on some wild rides with the WAFS women who gradually worked their way up flying fifty different types of airplanes, from trainers to P-47s, P-51s, and P-38s.
Nortel's WAFS solutions provide cost-effective management and protection of data in remote offices.
The most successful WAFS systems address inherent WAN file sharing issues through a multi-layered technology approach.
The new features of WAFS were chosen based on feedback from our customers.
Fujitsu's WAFS solution has a core appliance in the head office and an edge appliance in each branch office, with at least one disk memory in the core appliance connected upstream and able to optimise branch office queries via the WAN.