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nas

abbreviation for nasal.

NAS

Abbreviation for:
Normative Aging Study
Narcotics Assistance Section
National Acceptor Survey
National Asthma Survey
National Autistic Society 
new active substance 
no abnormality seen
nucleic acids
nucleoside analogues
nucleus accumbens septum

NAS

1. Neonatal abstinence syndrome. See Neonatal withdrawal syndrome.
2. No abnormalities seen.

National Academy of Sciences

, National Academies,

NAS

An organization comprising a selected group of honored or distinguished engineers and scientists who are called upon to review and explore the uses of science and technology as they may further or enlighten national interests in the U.S.
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The NAS virtualization switches allow enterprises to dramatically simplify storage management by enabling online storage administration.
The PC's or servers are performance bottlenecks in the topology just like the NAS solutions.
By introducing a NAS Solution, Hitachi Data Systems has once again proven that it is among the leaders in the storage networking arena.
Despite the attention given to email and web serving requirements, the most common application for storage in the SBS and NAS arenas is general file serving, or client-based storage needs.
This can be accomplished if the NAS devices support a second Ethernet port that can be used for the backup data.
Non-disruptive file migration: Appliance-driven NFM solutions can provide, once and for all, the answer for what has been seen as the bane of NAS administrators everywhere: file migration.
BlueArc's SiliconServer is the logical evolution of storage servers, delivering a product that offers massive parallelization by using new reprogrammable FPGA technology to move the traditional NAS software into a true hardware implementation, allowing NAS to scale for the first time and provide a sensible alternative to SAN.
Starting at under $29,300 for 180GB of storage, the VA Linux 9205 is the first in a family of NAS solutions from VA Linux Systems.
But NAS cannot safely host all databases, and (as Handel said) "therein lies the rub.
CrosStor's NAS software is a complete, programmable operating system for network-attached storage (NAS) appliances.
This total solution enables them to rapidly deliver competitive consumer network storage devices at new lower price points ranging from entry-level systems to full-featured NAS products, all based upon Cirrus Logic's EP9312 ARM9(TM)-based embedded processor.
A NAS device is simply a specialized file server, which replaces a conventional file server.