0.19 Identify network operating systems. Know the characteristics of various network operating systems. Content may include the following:
Novell NetWare 4
Novell NetWare 5
Microsoft Windows NT Server 4
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
IBM OS/2 Warp Server
Several network server operating systems can be used to create and manage a network.
Novell’s NetWare version 4 was the first version of NetWare to incorporate Novell’s Directory Service (NDS). NetWare 4 uses the IPX/SPX protocol natively, and supports a non-native version of the TCP/IP protocol. NetWare 4 supports the NetWare File System (NWFS). The maximum file size on NWFS is 4GB. NetWare 4 supports software-based RAID 1 (both mirroring and duplexing) ...