Access Control List – ACL’s are used to specify who has access to what resources. Typically they are applied at either the network or file system level. Example: A network ACL may specify that users on the 10.1.1.0/24 subnet has access to NFS Shares on server1 whereas a file system ACL may specify that user1 can read and execute the files in folder1, but cannot delete the files.
A Database integrated into Microsoft Windows Domain controllers used for tracking and authenticating User and Computer accounts on a Network. Active Directory also tracks Configuration and Identity Information for Users, Computers and Applications within a given Domain.
Branch Prediction is where the process tries to guess which branch of an if-else branch that the process will need to take, before it is 100% sure which direction it will have to take.
Common Internet File System Also Known as Windows Share or SMB
CMS stands for Console Monitor System. CMS was a small single-user operating system designed to be interactive
Fiber Channel Over Ethernet. A method of sending Fiber Channel commands over an Ethernet Network. with FCOE the Fiber Channel calls are wrapped in TCP Packets.
Host Bus Adapter. Used for connecting computer to SAN based Storage
Software Created by Microsoft to server as a host for Virtual Machines
Input Output per Second (A measurement of hard disk or SAN performance)
iSCSI also known as Internet SCSI is a method of connecting your server to your storage device. iSCSI encapsulates SCSI commands into TCP packets, then transmits them over the network to your storage devic