Network Operating System

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Network Operating System definition

operating system
(NOS) The operating system on Control Data Corporation's Cyber Computer.
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(2002-11-22)
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network operating system definition

networking, operating system
(NOS) An operating system which includes software to communicate with other computers via a network. This allows resources such as files, application programs, and printers to be shared between computers.
Examples are Berkeley Software Distribution Unix, Novell, LAntastic, MS LAN Manager.
[Is there a specific OS called "Network Operating System"?]
(2001-03-13)
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