What should we use for a Linux based NAS: Samba or NFS?

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We're deciding on between using Samba or NFS for our Linux based NAS. Which one does everyone prefer? From a performance standpoint, is there a way to improve transfer speeds on one or the other?
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NFS is most likely going to be faster, but probably a little less easy to configure.  If you don’t have (and don’t plan to have) Windows machines as part of the network, then I would say NFS is the best option.

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