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* IB: InfiniBand
 
* IB: InfiniBand
 
* MDS: Metadata Server
 
* MDS: Metadata Server
* NAL: Network Abstraction Layer; a software module which provides support for a particular interconnect
 
 
* OSS: Object Storage Server
 
* OSS: Object Storage Server
 
* OST: Object Storage Target
 
* OST: Object Storage Target
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For additional glossary terms, see [http://wiki.lustre.org/manual/LustreManual18_HTML/Glossary.html#50639042_pgfId-1002302 ''Glossary''] in the [[Lustre Documentation|''Lustre Operations Manual'']]

Revision as of 14:34, 26 February 2010

(Updated: Dec 2009)

  • ACL: Access Control List
  • DLM: Distributed Lock Manager
  • EA: Extended Attribute
  • FC: Fibrechannel
  • HPC: High-Performance Computing
  • IB: InfiniBand
  • MDS: Metadata Server
  • OSS: Object Storage Server
  • OST: Object Storage Target

For additional glossary terms, see Glossary in the Lustre Operations Manual