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What does SMB stand for?

SMB stands for Server Message Block (protocol)

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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Varonis DatAnywhere translates legacy LAN protocols known as Server Message Block (SMB) or Common Internet File System (CIFS) into a secure, Web-optimised protocol (HTTPS) via a dynamic, scalable data-routing infrastructure that facilitates HTTPS access and block-level syncing with remote devices.
The Server Message Block (SMB) network communication protocol has been updated to handle faster data transfers and the OS's Server Manager has been updated to handle multiple servers at once .
Fast Connect uses the Microsoft Common Internet File System (CIFS) and server message block (SMB) protocols that are part of 32-bit Windows environments and which are also emulated rather effectively in the open source Samba Windows print and file server program for Linux.