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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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Networked storage architecture has enabled organizations to effectively share, consolidate and manage data resources, more so than with DAS (Direct Attached Storage).
Grupo Elektra is one of hundreds of Latin American companies that are using EMC automated networked storage to manage information generated by their most strategic initiatives, such as enterprise resource planning (ERP), customer relationship management (CRM), and data warehousing applications.
XIOtech's adaptive networked storage foundation architecture greatly simplifies the task of managing storage associated with a large Oracle9i database deployment," said Dan McCormick, vice president of Worldwide Marketing, XIOtech.
Pursuing the same benefits accrued from business process automation, businesses are now seeking to integrate and automate the critical IT process of managing their networked storage environments," said Rangachari.
Zetera Corporation is the developer of Z-SAN[R] technology, a SoIP (Storage over Internetworking Protocol) platform that enables networked storage to be realized at unprecedented price-performance levels.
Contrast this to the distributed architecture of networked storage systems, which creates a loosely coupled environment that eliminates the operational dependency and related performance hit.
They fall well short of leveraging the maturity and power of existing IP networks and the lower connectivity costs associated with Ethernet to not only address the "stranded" application servers, but also enable distributed, networked storage services (see Figure 1).
Our Z-SAN technology is a great fit for the rapidly growing storage demands of Choiceway's customers, enabling them to enjoy better performing, more scalable and easier-to-use networked storage at more affordable price points.
By making storage solutions that are available, reliable, self-diagnosing, self-healing and cost-effective like storage tone, we can provide users with what they want and increase the speed of adoption, enabling a more ubiquitous, plug-and-play networked storage environment.
Together we have been able to provide the benefits of networked storage systems and services to customers of all sizes throughout the world.
Pillar Axiom provides the first true industry choice for integrated, automated and cost-effective networked storage.
Through these partnerships, Pillar customers can deploy end-to-end Storage Area Networks (SANs) that integrate Brocade and/or McDATA offerings from entry level switches to enterprise directors and storage routers to achieve advanced networked storage agility and performance.

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