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What does IFS stand for?

IFS stands for Internet File System (Oracle)

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The Orbital 6000 Series delivers flow control, compression, service-class policies and common Internet file system acceleration capabilities to provide increased WAN throughput and improved application response times.
Microsoft Exchange and Common Internet File System (CIFS) file services applications were initially designed for local area network (LAN) environments, so their performance drops dramatically when used across a WAN link that has even modest latency.
At the system level the storage management uses the Network File System (NFS) or Common Internet File System (CIFS), to allow for sharing the data, and these file systems run on top of the TCP/IP protocol.
It also provides an improved graphical user interface, Oracle Internet file system support, a colour coded source view for easier navigation and editing and full integration to XML Canon.
High-throughput and high-capacity iSCSI Storage Arrays attached to Linux or Windows servers can provide remote Network Attached Storage (NAS) to hundreds of client workstations by hosting Common Internet File System (CIFS) or Network File System (NFS) file services over local (LAN) or wide area (WAN) networks.
By making access control a function of the repository rather than the protocol or application, Oracle Internet File System enables access to be evaluated and enforced in a consistent manner and prevents users from circumventing security via alternative methods.
However, because file-sharing protocols such as Microsoft's Common Internet File System (CIFS) were not designed for use across bandwidth-constrained, high-latency WAN links, the Aker Kvaerner Australia team found sharing the large project documents internationally was virtually impossible.
Network File System (NFS) and common Internet file systems (CIFS) are network file sharing protocols used by Unix and Microsoft Windows operating systems, respectively.

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