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file server

A server that hosts files for use by client machines.
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We get a tape and we take it from that tape all the way to the fileserver for the end-user.
These numbers are transmitted on the FILESERVER screen, thus bypassing the need for communication from the LIS to the IIS.
Current backups of the patron/public-access computers' hard disks should be kept on file, using a backup program such as Fastback Express(7); and the fileserver must be backed up on a regular basis (e.
The biggest problem is designing a reliable interface to the AP Leafdesk fileserver, Toner said.
This translator "speaks" the WAN--optimized protocol over the WAN, but NFS and CIFS to fileservers and client computers.
Zolar joins Linux IT (United Kingdom and Europe), GT Enterprises (India) and TCP Networks (Australia) as international distribution partners for Cybernet's popular Linux-based Internet appliance server software, the NetMAX WebServer, NetMAX FileServer and NetMAX FireWall.
At Bally Engineered Structures in Bally, PA, salesmen, engineers, and operations personnel can tap into a PC network anchored by a midrange fileserver to tinker with product specifications.
The Geophysics Department computer network comprises two SPARCserver 670MPs and one SPARCserver 460 fileserver that house applications and data.
Sandia already has installed three Snapshot workstations on a network with Macs and a fileserver at Wieck Photo Database Inc.
So we developed Avira Endpoint Security to target their needs for basic fileserver and endpoint protection along with most-wanted features like easy setup and administration.
In a Novell Netware network environment, the CD server appears as a standard NetWare fileserver.
AppleSearch features Reporters, which are sophisticated search agents that quickly search through documents on the fileserver, regardless of their format, to deliver information that users need.