SAN

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San or SAN may refer to:

Places[edit]

People[edit]

  • The indigenous San people of southern Africa, also referred to as Bushmen
  • Sandra Priest, also known as San the Artist, American muralist and sculptor

Arts[edit]

Technology[edit]

Computing[edit]

  • Storage area network, an architecture to remotely attach computer storage. SAN devices connect to a number of servers using fibre channel. Most SAN systems use the small computer system interface protocol. An add-on card must be installed in each computer that will be connected to a SAN device. A SAN is seen by a connected server as a local drive. Since the SAN serves data only as raw disk blocks, the server itself must provide file management.
  • System area network, high-performance, connection-oriented network that can link a cluster of computers
  • Subject Alternative Name, an X.509 certificate extension that allows certain values to be attached to a certificate, such as host names (as alternates to the Common Name), URIs and e-mail addresses.

Chemistry[edit]

Transport[edit]

Organizations[edit]

Languages[edit]

  • San (letter), Greek letter between Pi and Qoppa
  • -san San (Japanese honorific) used after a person's name, the equivalent of Mr., Mrs. or Miss
  • san a Japanese word for "mountain", as in Fuji-san, an alternative name for Mount Fuji (unrelated to the honorific)
  • Italian and Spanish masculine word for saint, in geographical names, as in San Francisco
  • Korean noun for mountain
  • Chinese word for "Three"

Games[edit]

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