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myfoot 01-27-2008 04:36 PM

difference b/w SAN & NAS

Please tell me the difference between SAN(storage area network) and NAS (network attach storage) in terms of there working and reliability.


inspiron_Droid 01-28-2008 09:04 AM

A SAN or ( Storage Area Network) is a network in which a group of computer or other devices used to store information are interconnected. Where as a NAS or (Network Attached Storage) appliance is a device such as the Colbalt Cube Series that sits on your network and is userally adminstered through a browser driven front end.

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