Subject: Re: Keith Bostic: MS Press Release - Common Internet File System (CIFS) (fwd)
To: Darren Reed <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/23/1996 15:23:57
Darren Reed writes:
> CIFS technology provides reliable direct read and write access to files
> stored on remote computers without first requiring users to download or
> copy the files to a local machine, as done today on the Internet with
> protocols such as file transfer protocol (FTP).

As we all know, this is shockingly different from NFS or AFS.