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Ethernet over Fibre Channel

Since the 80’s, Ethernet has dominated the networking world. The LAN, the WAN, and the MAN are all now dominated by Ethernet links. FIDDI, HIPPI, ATM, Frame Relay, they’ve all gone by the wayside. 1,039 more words


The Criticality of Cabling Infrastructure in High Performance Storage Networking

Pushed by initiatives like high density virtualization, online database applications and low latency flash storage, fibre channel (FC) storage networking is entering a new era sooner than expected. 2,017 more words


Fibre Channel and FCOE

The Introduction to Fibre Channel and FCoE on the QFX3500 Switch Learning Byte provides a brief introduction to Fibre Channel (FC) and Fibre Chanel over Ethernet (FCoE). 65 more words


Nimble adds Fibre Channel and increases Hybrid System Capacity to 1.6PB

Nimble Storage has developed and marketed a successful line of iSCSI-based ‘hybrid’ storage arrays (disk and flash) designed for a wide range of use cases. These systems scale up, adding drive shelves behind a controller module, and scale out, clustering multiple controller stacks, to create storage systems in the petabyte range. 331 more words


Nimble Storage Advances Adaptive Flash Platform: Releases Fibre Channel Storage Arrays

The Nimble Adaptive Flash platform, the preferred choice for over 4,000 customers worldwide, empowers IT organizations to predict, manage and deliver the storage required to optimize… 189 more words

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vSphere 5.5 Introduced 16GB FC end-to-end support

As part of my studies I noticed the following in the documentation for vSphere 5.5 Platform Features: –

16GB E2E Support

In vSphere 5.0, VMware introduced support for 16Gb FC HBAs. 110 more words


Converged infrastructure may answer most of the data center challenges

Enterprise Data Centers are finding it hard to efficiently manage their in-house infrastructure to keep up with demands from other businesses, customers and consumers on an extensive note. 419 more words

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