A SWAN deployment is the natural evolution and convergence of the industry's accepted storage topologies including Direct Attached Storage (DAS), Storage Area Networks (SAN), and Network Attached Storage (NAS).
What does NAS stand for?
NAS stands for Network Attached Storage
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Information technology (IT) and computers
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We have 400 other meanings of NAS in our Acronym Attic
- Netscape Application Server
- NetWare Access Services (Novell)
- Network Access Server
- Network Access Switch
- Network Access System (Sprint)
- Network Accessible Storage
- Network Administration System
- Network Analysis System (Alcatel)
- Network Application Support
- Network Attached Servers
- Network Automation System (software)
- Networked Attached Storage
- Networking Architecture and Storage (IEEE International Conference)
- Neuroanaesthesia Society (Birmingham, UK)
- New Accession States
- New American Schools
- New American Standard (bible version)
- New Associated States
- New Attack Submarine
- Next Action Star (TV Show)
Samples in periodicals archive:
The NSA-220, a dual drive network attached storage and digital media server, arms the Digital Home with a centralized storage solution that can be shared throughout the home.
I mean, there's Network Attached Storage and then there's storage.
Note: SAS elements that provide file access services are commonly called Network Attached Storage, or NAS devices.
a leading developer of next-generation network attached storage solutions, today announced that Veritest, an independent testing lab, confirmed that the agami AIS6000 series has achieved a new industry record by delivering read throughput of over 1GB (1000MB) per second from a single network attached storage (NAS) server.
a leading developer and manufacturer of high-performance digital media equipment, today announced the PX-EH family of Network Attached Storage (NAS) devices.
Actiontec Electronics today announced a new family of wired and wireless Network Attached Storage (NAS) appliances designed to simplify rich media access on home networks.
About Snap Appliance Snap Appliance is a leader in distributed data management solutions and the worldwide volume leader in network attached storage (NAS) solutions(3).