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(Andrew File System) is a distributed networked file system which uses a set of trusted servers to present a homogeneous, location-transparent file name space to client workstations. AFS
is accessed primarily through the campus Linux workstations and servers, but can be accessed from Windows clients too.
Current faculty, staff and students. AFS
storage space is also available for University clubs, classes, departments and organizations.
- File sharing
- file backup and restore
- File access
- File security
Data Security Restrictions
This service should only be used for public data.
Support is available through the HelpDesk
The default quota of AFS
storage space is provided at no cost. If more storage space is needed, charges will apply.
- 09 Nov 2011
Topic revision: r1 - 09 Nov 2011 - 14:38:57 - JoshuaFiske