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What does WWN stand for?

WWN stands for World Wide Name

This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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Harrington has barely got over the shock of his British Open victory at Carnoustie but, so soon after the success that made his a world wide name, he must tee it up again in the USPGA championship at Southern Hills.
These sophisticated security features include controller-based Data Shredding, LUN Security for LUN-level access control to world wide names (WWN), Write Once Read Many (WORM) software for tamperproof long-term data retention, Role-Based Access, an Audit Log file which stores a history of all user access operations performed on the system, and Fibre Channel Secure Protocol Authorization A (FC-SP Auth A) for the authentication of Fibre Channel entities, as well as support for encryption appliances.