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Message Handling Service

See MHS.



MHS

(1) (Message Handling Service) An earlier messaging system from Novell that supported multiple operating systems and other messaging protocols, including SMTP, SNADS and X.400. It used the SMF-71 messaging format. Standard MHS ran on a DOS machine attached to the server, while Global MHS ran as a NetWare NLM. With NetWare 4, MHS was discontinued and superseded by GroupWise. See GroupWise.

(2) See messaging system.

(3) (MH/s) (Mega HASHes per SECond) One million hashes computed in one second. The term typically refers to cryptocurrency validation and mining. See cryptographic hash function and Bitcoin mining.



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