Microsoft’s name for the networking subsystems of Windows 95 and later. Not to be confused with The Microsoft Network.
Microsoft networking uses the SMB file sharing protocol. It is implemented as file system drivers i.e. “installable file systems” (IFS).
The network redirector “Client for Microsoft Networks”, is implemented in the VREDIR.VXD virtual device driver. Peer resource sharing is provided by “File and Printer Sharing for Microsoft Networks” (VSERVER.VXD).
Windows 95’s support for Netware (NCP) networks is provided in a similar way via NWREDIR.VXD and NWSERVER.VXD.
- Microsoft point to point encryption
protocol (MPPE) An encryption protocol that may be used with PPTP to provide an encrypted connection. (1998-09-24)
- Microsoft project
product A Microsoft Windows program offering various project management tools. (http://microsoft.com/office/project/). (2003-07-02)
- Microsoft sql server
database A relational database management system (RDBMS) which is part of Microsoft’s BackOffice family of servers. SQL Server was designed for client/server use and is accessed by applications using SQL. It runs on Windows NT version 3.5 or higher and is compliant with the ANSI SQL-92 and FIPS 127-2 SQL standards. SQL Server supports symmetric […]
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