Definitions for "CIFS"
ommon nternet ile ystem. The protocol formerly known as Server Message Block (SMB) and, before that, as the BAF protocol (after its original creator, Dr. Barry Feigenbaum). CIFS is a protocol for file and device sharing across a network. See also: SMB
Common Internet File System. A protocol and a corresponding API used by application programs to request higher level application services. CIFS was formerly known as SMB (Server Message Block).
CIFS (Common Internet File System) is a proposed standard protocol that lets programs make requests for files and services on remote computers on the Internet. CIFS uses the client/server programming model.
Keywords:  fire, support, close
Close-in fire support