The networking software; the file server's operating system. Most closely associated with Novell, as in Novell Netware, the operating system used on Novell networks.
An operating system designed so that a network of PCs (and Mac's) can be linked together and provide central administration of files and devices. Except for serving files, the processing is not done by a central server or computer but by the machine on the desktop. Return
A popular local-area network (LAN) operating system developed by Novell Corporation, NetWare is a software product that runs on a variety of different types of LANs, from Ethernet to IBM token-ring networks. It provides users and programmers with a consistent interface that is independent of the actual hardware used to transmit messages. To the top