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SAN

abbr.
sinoatrial node

NAA50

A gene on chromosome 3q13.2 that encodes a probable catalytic component of the NAA11-NAA15 complex with alpha (N-terminal) acetyltransferase activity.
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To analyze and research the global Direct Attached Storage (DAS) System status and future forecast?
In addition to converting older direct attached storage in New York and Washington to newer ATA-based ATABoy2 disk solutions and upping capacities on all of the storage infrastructures in place, the firm plans to approach phase three by rolling out identical ATABoy2-based storage deployments in their Dayton and Columbus offices.
While direct attached storage (DAS) has been the dominant storage model for servers, there has recently been a strong movement toward networked storage technologies (such as the new standards-based Internet Small Computer System Interface (iSCSI) technology), which have the potential to significantly increase the proliferation of affordable networked storage.
They could be on direct attached storage (DAS) systems running NT or Linux, networked attached storage (NAS) appliances from NetApp or EMC, a storage area network fronted by some type of NAS head, or some combination of the three.
When they want to move from, say, a direct attached storage environment to a networking infrastructure for their storage, we would like to make sure that they have solutions from Microsoft that are easy to deploy and easy to install for that marketplace.
While direct attached storage (DAS) previously dominated the storage market, today 60% of external disk storage being purchased is networked storage * and analysts expect it to grow significantly over the next few years.
Migration from direct attached storage to an iSCSI SAN is relatively simple since iSCSI leverages existing network and storage technologies.
SAS solutions complement mid-range to high-end enterprise servers and workstations using internal storage, direct attached storage (DAS) or network-attached storage (NAS).
Traditional storage approaches alone, including direct attached storage (DAS), network attached storage (NAS), and storage area networks (SAN) are insufficient to address many of these key requirements.
While the point-to-point topology native to the SAS architecture changes some aspects of the traditional SCSI expander, they perform similarly in term of providing the capability to incrementally expand upon the base architecture, while preserving the cost and software advantages of the traditional direct attached storage model.
Storage system architectures have evolved considerably over the last ten years--from Direct Attached Storage (DAS) to Network Attached Storage (NAS) and Storage Area Network (SAN) and together, NAS and SAN form the basis of Networked Storage Architecture (NSA).
What's not much talked about, however, is the revolutionary impact that deploying iSCSI will have on Gigabit Ethernet and how this will forever change the Direct Attached Storage (DAS) landscape.