Network File System Version 4.2

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NETWORK FILE SYSTEM VERSION 4.2 1

Network File System Version 4.2

By:

Setu Bhatt

CWID: 802145656

Research Paper

CPSC 558 - Advance Computer Networking

Professor: Mike

Department of Computer Science

California State University, Fullerton

Fall, 2014 NETWORK FILE SYSTEM VERSION 4.2 2

Table INDEX

Abstract .4

Introduction .5

Background……………………………………………….……………………………..… 5

Problem statement………………………………………………………………………… 5

Goal and Benefits of the Study……………………………………………………....5

Relevance and Significance………………………………………………………………….6

Literature Review ………….……………………………………………………………………...7

Background …………………..………………………………………………………...7

Differences from earlier versions of NFS …………………………………………....7
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So we can manage shared files with the help of Network File System in our network. NFS Version 4.2 extends and improves some of the features which were not included in earlier versions. For example server side copy, space reservations and application data blocks. So NFSv4.2 provides protocol extensions in previous versions. NFSv4.2 focuses more on security aspect by introducing Firewalls and Access Control Lists (ACL). NETWORK FILE SYSTEM VERSION 4.2 5

1. INTRODUCTION

1.1 Background

Network File System is a Distributed File System protocol developed by Sun Microsystems in 1984. It allows a user on a client computer to access files over a computer network much like local storage space. Network File System builds on Open Network Computing Remote Procedure Call (ONC RPC) system.

Network File System is used to provide access of remotely located files across a network. So with the help of Network File System we can see and access remotely
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