NFS


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
AcronymDefinition
NFSNetwork File System
NFSNational Forest Service (US)
NFSNetwork File Server
NFSNeed For Speed
NFSNiagara Falls (Amtrak station code; Niagra Falls, Ontario, Canada)
NFSNot For Sale
NFSNot For Sale (band)
NFSNotice of Foreclosure Sale (real estate)
NFSNetwork Facilities Services
NFSNASA FAR Supplement
NFSNationwide Financial Services, Inc.
NFSNorthern Fur Seal
NFSNational Financial Services LLC
NFSNational Farm Survey (Ireland)
NFSNumber Field Sieve
NFSNetwork File Services
NFSNetworked File System
NFSNorfolk Southern (railroad)
NFSNational Fire Service (UK)
NFSNuclear Fuel Services, Inc. (Erwin, TN)
NFSNorthern Free State (South Africa)
NFSNight Fighter Squadron
NFSNative Fish Society (Oregon, USA)
NFSNurse Faculty Scholars (Robert Wood Johnson Foundation)
NFSNot for Sure
NFSNational Fraud Squad (Israel)
NFSNuclear Facility Safety
NFSNaval Fire Support
NFSNot Fully Specified
NFSNational Floor Show (trading event; UK)
NFSNotched Fracture Strength
NFSNutrition and Food Security (World Health Organization)
NFSNational Fertility Survey
NFSnon-frost susceptible
NFSNutrition and Food Systems (college course)
NFSNATO Force Structure
NFSNotifier Fire Systems
NFSNormal for Swindon (UK)
NFSNet Feet Squared
NFSNetwork Frame Synchronization
NFSNon-Flying Status/Not on Flying Status
NFSNet Foreign Selling (finance)
NFSNashua Federal Savings and Loan
NFSNeed for Speed: High States (game)
NFSNuclear Fuel System
NFSNavigational Filmstrip
NFSNear-Field Scanner
NFSNitrogen Fixation Stimulation
NFSNetwork Forecasting System (Sprint)
NFSNew Frontiers in Organic Syntheses
NFSNon-Fermented Sugar (brewing technology)
NFSNuclear Fuels Service
NFSNormalized Flow Sum (network traffic)
References in periodicals archive ?
The first aspect of improving performance with NFS is the ability to remove the need for a host-based file system.
Trusted domains -- Regardless of the number of Windows NT domains running within a network, IT managers can now centrally manage NFS Gateways across Windows NT domains.
Because this protocol tunnels NFS and CIFS over the WAN, a protocol translator storage cache is required at both ends.
Adding NFS support to the NTP Software portfolio simplifies management and control of mixed NFS and CIFS environments and enables our mutual customers to improve operational efficiency and achieve desired business results with a minimum expenditure of time, energy, and resources.
Heterogeneous support is one of the big advantages to the NFS server-attached storage model.
Located in Erwin, Tennessee, NFS operates a fuel production facility to support America's fleet of nuclear-powered submarines and aircraft carriers.
On March 10, 2008, NFS disclosed that it had received a proposal from Nationwide to purchase all outstanding publicly held shares of NFS Class A common stock for $47.
25 per share offer represents a premium of approximately 38% over the closing price of NFS stock of $37.
On March 10, 2008, NFS announced Nationwide Mutual's proposal to acquire by merger all of the outstanding publicly held Class A shares of common stock of NFS for $47.
Nationwide Mutual owns all of the outstanding shares of NFS Class B common stock, which represents the remaining 66.
NetApp and Oracle Develop Direct NFS Client, Enabling Oracle[R] Database 11g Customers to "Grow the Grid"
NFS is roughly 63% owned by Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company, one of the largest multi-line insurance organizations in the U.