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DEFINITION: File sharing is the public or private sharing of computer data or space in a network with various levels of access privilege. While files can easily be shared outside a network (for example, simply by handing or mailing someone your file on a diskette), the term file sharing almost always means sharing files in a network, even if in a small local area network. File sharing allows a number of people  … 
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Sharepoint WAN Optimization And WAFS
sponsored by Peer Software
WHITE PAPER: Design teams across the world collaborate to create and develop prod­ucts. Unfortunately, IT organizations face serious challenges when collaborative teams share large files. This white paper will assess the strengths and weaknesses of the four technologies most commonly used to enhance file sharing for distributed teams.
Posted: 17 Feb 2011 | Published: 17 Feb 2011

Peer Software

Solution Brief: Accelerating File Services Across the WAN
sponsored by BlueCoat
WHITE PAPER: Trends towards server consolidation and decentralized employees can seriously impact WAN bandwidth. A typical CIFS file often requires hundreds of round trips between the file server and the user to complete a simple file request.
Posted: 09 Feb 2011 | Published: 09 Feb 2011

BlueCoat

How Server-Based Networks Boost Small Businesses
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This paper describes how any small business can benefit from the advantages of a server-based network. Putting a fast and well-equipped server to work increases your productivity, enables smart backup and archiving, and vastly improves the security of your data.
Posted: 10 Dec 2009 | Published: 10 Dec 2009

Dell, Inc. and Microsoft

Delivering ROI with Enterprise Social Computing
sponsored by NewsGator
WHITE PAPER: This paper will demonstrate how social computing solutions can help improve three core areas of your business: 1)Reducing expenditures 2)Leveraging current investments 3)Improving operating efficiency
Posted: 08 May 2009 | Published: 01 Apr 2009

NewsGator

From Development to Production: Streamlining SharePoint Deployment with DocAve® Deployment Manager
sponsored by AvePoint, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This document examines the capabilities of DocAve Deployment Manager and offers tips and guidance to help streamline the SharePoint deployment process while maintaining the integrity of all SharePoint staging instances.
Posted: 06 Mar 2009 | Published: 06 Mar 2009

AvePoint, Inc.

Preventing Data Loss: 10 Key Imperatives
sponsored by Varonis
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes the Varonis approach to data protection, which centers on the notion of data governance -- a comprehensive means to see, control and audit all aspects of unstructured data access.
Posted: 10 Sep 2008 | Published: 01 Aug 2007

Varonis

Secure File Transfer in the Era of Compliance
sponsored by Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold
WHITE PAPER: Regulatory compliance mandates are forcing organizations to document all their business processes. This white paper outlines a new class of file transfer solutions, which provide secure and reliable exchange of business information.
Posted: 01 Aug 2007 | Published: 30 Jul 2007

Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold

Heterogeneous File Sharing
sponsored by Snap Server by Adaptec
WHITE PAPER: Heterogeneous environments are increasing the complexities of storage infrastructures. Learn how you can simplify file sharing among Windows, UNIX, Linux, and Macintosh platforms, eliminating isolated data pockets and maximizing applica...
Posted: 30 Jul 2007 | Published: 01 Mar 2007

Snap Server by Adaptec
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FILE SHARING PROTOCOLS DEFINITION (continued): …  to use the same file or file by some combination of being able to read or view it, write to or modify it, copy it, or print it. Typically, a file sharing system has one or more administrators. Users may all have the same or may have different levels of access privilege. File sharing can also mean having an allocated amount of personal file storage in a common file system. File sharing has been a feature of mainframe and multi-user computer systems for many years. With the advent of the Internet, a file transfer system called the File Transfer Protocol (FTP) has become widely-used. FTP can … 
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