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An access control list (ACL), with respect to a computer file system, is a list of permissions attached to an object.
AT&T Corp., originally the American Telephone and Telegraph Company, is the subsidiary of AT&T that provides voice, video, data, and Internet telecommunications and professional services to businesses, consumers, and government agencies.
The following tables compare general and technical information for a number of file systems.
In the maintenance of file systems, defragmentation is a process that reduces the amount of fragmentation.
The exabyte is a multiple of the unit byte for digital information.
Extended file attributes are file system features that enable users to associate computer files with metadata not interpreted by the filesystem, whereas regular attributes have a purpose strictly defined by the filesystem (such as permissions or records of creation and modification times).
An extent is a contiguous area of storage reserved for a file in a file system, represented as a range of block numbers.
A file change log tracks changes to the namespace (files and directories) of a file system.
In computing, a file system or filesystem controls how data is stored and retrieved.
In a computer file system, a fork is a set of data associated with a file system object.
HP-UX (from "Hewlett Packard Unix") is Hewlett Packard Enterprise's proprietary implementation of the Unix operating system, based on UNIX System V (initially System III) and first released in 1984.
AIX (Advanced Interactive eXecutive, pronounced) is a series of proprietary Unix operating systems developed and sold by IBM for several of its computer platforms.
A journaling file system is a file system that keeps track of changes not yet committed to the file system's main part by recording the intentions of such changes in a data structure known as a "journal", which is usually a circular log.
Linux is a family of free and open-source software operating systems built around the Linux kernel.
Xinuos OpenServer, previously SCO UNIX and SCO Open Desktop (SCO ODT), is a closed source computer operating system developed by Santa Cruz Operation (SCO), later acquired by SCO Group, and now owned by Xinuos.
OpenSolaris is a discontinued, open source computer operating system based on Solaris created by Sun Microsystems.
An operating system (OS) is system software that manages computer hardware and software resources and provides common services for computer programs.
An Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) is a company that produces parts and equipment that may be marketed by another manufacturer.
The Portable Operating System Interface (POSIX) is a family of standards specified by the IEEE Computer Society for maintaining compatibility between operating systems.
SINIX is a discontinued variant of the Unix operating system from Siemens Nixdorf Informationssysteme.
Solaris is a Unix operating system originally developed by Sun Microsystems.
On March 15, 2011, Symantec released Symantec Operations Readiness Tools (SORT): an updated version of Veritas Operations Services (VOS).
The terabyte is a multiple of the unit byte for digital information.
Unix System Laboratories (USL), sometimes written UNIX System Laboratories, was an American software laboratory and product development company that existed from 1989 through 1993.
UnixWare is a Unix operating system.
The Veritas Cluster File System (or VxCFS) is a cache coherent POSIX compliant shared file system built based upon VERITAS File System.
Veritas Storage Foundation (VSF), previously known as Veritas Foundation Suite, is a computer software product made by Veritas Software that combines Veritas Volume Manager (VxVM) and Veritas File System (VxFS) to provide online-storage management.
Veritas Technologies LLC is an American international data management company headquartered in Mountain View, California.
The Veritas Volume Manager (VVM or VxVM) is a proprietary logical volume manager from Veritas (which was part of Symantec until January 2016).