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Synonyms for samba

large west African tree having large palmately lobed leaves and axillary cymose panicles of small white flowers and one-winged seeds

music composed for dancing the samba

Related Words

a lively ballroom dance from Brazil

a form of canasta using three decks of cards and six jokers

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It is a file sharing protocol that allows a user's computer to read "torrent" files, which act as a blueprint for a user's BitTorrent "client" software application to build a copy of a corresponding content file such as a video or MP3 audio.
Blue Share[TM] is a high performing, low footprint, robust implementation of the CIFS network file sharing protocol.
Only NAS appliances with multi-lingual file system capabilities, integrated with file sharing protocol support, can guarantee that (1) a file can be accessed simultaneously by both NFS and CIFS clients; and (2) the appropriate semantics, as expected by each client, are delivered.
Centeris Likewise also works with Samba, an open source file sharing protocol, to help Windows administrators more easily configure file and print server roles on Linux servers.
Tapestry WAFS uses a unique WAN-optimized file sharing protocol between a core appliance at a central site and edge appliances at remote locations.
The most sophisticated systems provide simultaneous CIFS/SMB (for NT) and NFS (for Unix) file sharing protocol support, as well as integration of Unix and Microsoft file system semantics to address file system-level compatibility.
com; and Michael Stokes, developer and architect of Gnutella2 -- the next generation peer-to-peer file sharing protocol.
The integration of the SMB file sharing protocol with the multi-processor kernel is a key performance win for Windows NT Server," said Weiner.
Nasdaq:MSFT) to promote storage networking solutions for the Windows NT environment and CIFS (Common Internet File System) file sharing protocol.
It is attached to an Exchange 2000 server through a network redirector with a file sharing protocol (SMB, CIFS or NFS) using the Universal Naming Convention (UNC).
SPECsfs2008 introduces a new workload for NFS and adds support for CIFS, the standard file sharing protocol for Microsoft Windows clients and servers.
The ix4-200d uses either the rsync or Windows File Sharing protocol to transfer data between itself and another network storage device.
The TS-409 Pro supports multiple file sharing protocols for users to share files across Linux, UNIX, Mac, and Windows platforms.
In designing this technology, WAFS vendors begin by carefully looking at the file sharing protocols used in today's enterprise infrastructures.
USS makes it simple to connect to a network, define local workgroups, add/delete users, create shares and select local file sharing protocols.