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Namespace

In computer languages, the context in which a term can have only a single meaning. For example, two files may not have the same name within a directory. In this case, the directory forms the namespace for the files.
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the preparation of guidelines for the translation of the ISBD namespaces.
Moats, "A URN namespace for IETF documents," Internet Engineering Task Force, RFC 2648, Aug.
The namespace also should provide links between folders on disparate file servers and unify these folders, giving end-users a single, simplified view of files on the network.
host for the industry and have committed to helping in making it a successful and viable namespace.
True switching technology removes the data integrity and access risk by routing traffic, rather than storing persistent data-even file system or global namespace related data.
LogicNP Software's EZNamespaceExtensions makes it a breeze to develop a full-blown namespace extension from scratch with full support for Windows 8 and Windows 7.
And as business-critical needs increase, the ability for unified namespace becomes crucial to simplify management.
Here again, traditional networked storage systems fall short: they are incapable of scaling capacity within a single namespace and thereby increase the time and complexity of managing networked data.