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Fibre Channel Industry Association Elects 2017/18 Board of Directors

The Fibre Channel Industry Association (FCIA) announced its 2017-18 Board of Directors. FCIA Officers include: Mark Jones (Broadcom Limited) as Chairman & President; Craig Carlson (QLogic) as Treasurer; and J Metz (Cisco) as Secretary & Education Chair. 10 more words

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Webinar: Fibre Channel Performance: Congestion, Slow Drain, and Over-Utilization, Oh My! – Fibre Channel Industry Association

Today’s Fibre Channel SANs are tasked with reliably delivering huge amounts of data with almost zero latency in an environment with a large variance of end device capabilities. 106 more words

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Fibre Channel Resilience for Enterprise Storage

Fibre Channel is the choice for resilient storage networks due to its reliability and robust set of management capabilities. Mainframe computers that run the world’s financial systems, high speed transactions processing, fraud protection, and reservation systems rely on Fibre Channel because it provides performance and reliability these systems demand for 24/7 availability. 9 more words

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Fibre Channel Rolls on

For many years Fibre Channel has been marginalized, as the industry’s focus turned to newer technologies. But Fibre Channel is very much alive and starting to grow again. 8 more words

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OM3 and OM4 fiber connectivity for Fibre Channel

Fibre Channel transport with laser-optimized 50/125-µm OM3/OM4 multimode fiber connectivity is the primary method to reliably link servers to external data storage devices in enterprise data centers. 65 more words

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With OM4+, It’s Déjà Vu All Over Again

During the last year, you may have heard about the various benefits of OM4+ fiber. For instance, it’s better for single wavelength applications, and it’s comparable to OM5. 52 more words

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OM3 and OM4 fiber connectivity for Fibre Channel

Corning Incorporated’s Doug Coleman describes how OM3 and OM4 fiber-optic cabling enables Fibre Channel data rates up to 128 Gbits/sec.

Read the source article at cablinginstall.com

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