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a system of classifying into files (usually arranged alphabetically)

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At the moment 80 staff are employed by NFS, a rise of almost 300% since 2006.
Multiple Drive Support -- In the past, drive space on Windows NT Server was limited to the number of letters in the alphabet, thus limiting the number of NFS shares that could be created.
Best believes that NFS is well positioned at its current ratings.
Since users share files directly using NFS or CIFS or use programs that run over NFS or CIFS, any new technology that seeks to improve file sharing must interoperate with these standards.
NFS operates a uranium fuel materials production facility to support America's fleet of nuclear-powered submarines and aircraft carriers.
Some storage vendors are integrating both NAS and SAN capability on their platforms by providing IP-based NFS and CIFS access as well as Fibre Channel connectivity in a single enclosure.
Previously, the stateless nature of NFS connections has limited or, in many cases, completely prevented customers from managing NFS data in the same manner as CIFS data.
NFS will operate as a wholly-owned, indirect subsidiary of B&W.
Details of the file system are managed on the server since NFS is really a network file system on top of a local file system.
Outgoing NFS President Dwight Ferguson will serve as Principal Adviser to the President through April 2009, at which time he will retire, as he had previously announced.
Under the terms of the completed transaction, NFS shareholders are receiving $52.
NFS") (NYSE: NFS) today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement for Nationwide to acquire all of the outstanding publicly held Class A common stock of NFS for $52.
Best has affirmed the ICR of "a-" of NFS and all debt ratings of NFS and Nationwide Life Insurance Company (Nationwide Life).
NYSE: NFS) today announced that it has received a proposal from Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company, Nationwide Mutual Fire Insurance Company and Nationwide Corporation (referred to collectively as "Nationwide Mutual"), to acquire by merger all of the outstanding publicly held Class A shares of common stock of NFS for $47.