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FC Security for CCIE DC - FC Port Security

Fibre Channel port security prevents unauthorized Fibre Channel devices and switches from logging into the fabric. This protects the fabric from accidents, malicious intent or attacks such as WWN identity spoofing. 3,501 more words

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FC Security for CCIE DC - FC-SP / DHCHAP

Fibre Channel Security Protocol (FC-SP) provides the capabilities for Diffie-Hellman Challenge Handshake Authentication Protocol (DHCHAP) to authenticate switches and/or hosts attempting to enter the fabric. The terms FC-SP and DHCHAP are used interchangeably. 924 more words

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FC vs FCoE

FC vs FCoE infrastructure, usually a common debate when designing the network infrastructure of a new Data Center or new part of a Data Center, after all the advantages of running a converged storage & IP network are hard to turn down. 255 more words

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Controlling Storage Network Link Speed

Data center initiatives, like server and desktop virtualization, as well as the introduction of flash enhanced storage, have motivated storage managers to upgrade their storage networks sooner than they might have planned. 307 more words

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Sr. Systems Administrator

My client is seeking a Sr. level /Lead Systems Administrator that has strong experience with Windows server up to 2012, VMware including virtualized desktop technologies experience, SAN and fibre channel switching, integration with Cloud and hosted services experience. 81 more words

The ROI of old servers with new connectivity

The storage network is falling behind and is becoming a key roadblock to major data center initiatives like improving virtualization return on investment (ROI), tapping into the power of analytics and enabling personalized online customer experiences. 395 more words

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