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Fibre Channel vs. Ethernet – Should You Switch?

Post by Charlie Hodges (thank you)

Depending on which study you read, fibre channel based storage area networks are the topology of choice for somewhere between 40% to 60% of the storage networks in production. 69 more words

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Fibre Channel vs. Ethernet – Should You Switch?

Depending on which study you read, fibre channel based storage area networks are the topology of choice for somewhere between 40% to 60% of the storage networks in production. 624 more words

Data Center

Chalk Talk Video – The Software Defined Data Center Needs Next Generation Storage Networks

Fibre Channel – The Next Generation

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As we discuss in our video “Fibre Channel – The Next Generation,” organizations are moving beyond simple virtualization and into the software defined center. 609 more words

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FC technology use still leads despite Ethernet nipping at its heels

Post by Arun Taneja (thank you)

Some observers have predicted the demise of Fibre Channel (FC) technology for years, but no networking tech has risen above it for mission-critical applications. 40 more words

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A Simple Example...With Finite Buffers

As load increases on a service center, in the case of our earlier example – a fibre channel port, queues of requests form. These queues are held in the buffers of the port. 266 more words

Performance

A Simple Example

Given that the title of this blog is derived from Queuing notation, I thought it might be appropriate to begin with a post dealing with a simple application of Queuing Theory. 312 more words

Performance

Fibre Channel: The Heart of New SDN Solutions

From Juniper to Cisco to VMware, companies are spouting up new SDN solutions. Juniper’s Contrail, Cisco’s ACI, VMware’s NSX, and more are all vying to be the next generation of data center networking. 315 more words

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