VMS may stand for:

* OpenVMS and FreeVMS, a computer server operating system
* Variable-message sign, an electronic traffic sign often used on highways
* Vendor Management System, a process or system for managing vendors (e.g., temporary staff)
* Visual Memory System, a storage device for the Sega Dreamcast console better known as a Visual Memory Unit (VMU)
* Voice Mail System
* Volcanogenic massive sulfide ore deposits, a type of metal sulfide ore deposit
* Voynich manuscript, a mysterious illustrated book with incomprehensible contents
* Vessel monitoring system, a near real-time, usually satellite-based, positional tracking system for fishing vessels
* Vallivue Middle School, a middle school in the Vallivue School District.
* Vandenberg Middle School, a middle school in the Lompoc Unified School District
* Video Monitoring Services, a news and advertisements monitoring company.
* Vietnam Mobile Telecom Services Company, one of the largest mobile phone operators in Vietnam
* Virgin MotherShip, the carrier planes for "Virgin Spaceships" from Virgin Galactic
* Vit med sol

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  • VMS — ist die Abkürzung für: Vanillinmandelsäure, das mit dem Urin ausgeschiedene Hauptabbauprodukt von Adrenalin und Noradrenalin Variable Message Sign Verkehrs Management System Vessel Monitoring System, einem satellitengestütztes Überwachungssystem… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • VMS — puede referirse a: Las siglas de Virtual Memory System, un sistema de memoria virtual, una tarea del sistema operativo en la que se usa un espacio de intercambio (swap) para que los procesos crean que hay más memoria RAM que la disponible.… …   Wikipedia Español

  • VMS — VMS, siglas de Virtual Memory System, Sistema de Memoria Virtual es un método de administración de la memoria que ejecuta el Sistema Operativo, que consiste en desocupar localidades en el módulo RAM para escribirlos en un archivo dinámico en el… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • VMS —   [Abk. für Virtual Memory System, dt. »virtuelles Speichersystem«], ein von der Firma DEC für die VAX Minicomputer (VAX) entwickeltes und 1977 erstmals vorgestelltes Betriebssystem. Es ist Multiuser fähig und ermöglicht Multitasking; dabei… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • VMS — (Virtual Memory System) method of increasing Random Access Memory (RAM) by using part of the hard disk …   English contemporary dictionary

  • VMS — OpenVMS Разработчик DEC, HP Семейство ОС Семейство ОС DEC Исходный код Проприетарное ПО Последняя версия 8.3 1H1 октябрь 2007 Тип ядра Монолитное с модулями Лицензия Закрытая Состояни …   Википедия

  • VMS — ● /V M S/ sg. np. ►SYSEX Virtual Memory System. Système d exploitation de DEC (Digital Equipment Corporation). Il a commencé à passer aux oubliettes vers 1995, DEC supportant alors OSF, une version d Unix maison (qui n a pas eu beaucoup d avenir) …   Dictionnaire d'informatique francophone

  • VMS — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom.   Sigles d’une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres > Sigles de trois lettres   Sigles de quatre lettres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • VMS — Vessel Monitoring System (Governmental » Transportation) **** Virtual Memory System (Governmental » Military) *** Variable Message Sign (Governmental » Transportation) * Vendor Management Systems (Business » International Business) * Voice… …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • VMS — abbreviation for vessel monitoring system, a system for tracking fishing vessels electronically using satellites …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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