Which of these would commonly be associated with a NAS?
A) Extends the wired network onto a wireless network
B) Routes traffic between IP subnets
C) Converts analog sounds into digital signals
D) Connects storage to the network
E) Makes your omelets light and fluffy
The answer: D) Connects storage to the network
Network Attached Storage (NAS) is a storage unit that’s connected to the network. These usually consist of large arrays that are accessible by anyone on the network.
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