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DEFINITION: Also see ORBS, a term easily confused with ORB.In Common Object Request Broker Architecture (CORBA), an Object Request Broker (ORB) is the programming that acts as a "broker" between a client request for a service from a distributed object or component and the completion of that request. Having ORB support in a network means that a client program can request a service without having to understand  … 
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Lab Evaluation of NetApp Hybrid Array with Flash Pool Technology
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WHITE PAPER: This lab evaluation outlines how Flash Pool performs comapred to solely hard disk storage.
Posted: 04 Dec 2014 | Published: 31 May 2014

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ORB DEFINITION (continued): …  where the server is in a distributed network or exactly what the interface to the server program looks like. Components can find out about each other and exchange interface information as they are running.CORBA's ORB may be thought of as strategic middleware that is more sophisticated conceptually and in its capabilities than earlier middleware, including Remote Procedure Calls (RPCs), message-oriented middleware, database stored procedures, and peer-to-peer services.An ORB uses the CORBA Interface Repository to find out how to locate and communicate with a requested component. When creating … 
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