More Powerful Features Coming to Cisco SMB Switches

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I hope you’re excited about our next generation 550X, 350X, 350 and 250 series switches. These new switches bring new capabilities, better performance and lower energy consumption at the same affordability of our classic 500, 300 and 200 series switches. The online emulators for these new switches are now ready. Check them out if you […]

April 23, 2014


Cisco Live US 2014 : Looking Forward to Great Sessions on Storage Networking (FC and FCoE)

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Cisco Live 2014 is fast approaching in few weeks from now. This is an important year for Cisco Live as well as Fibre Channel (FC) along with Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) family of products. For Cisco Live : it is celebrating 25th anniversary on its home ground – Bay area, San Francisco. For Storage […]

September 9, 2013


Storage Distance by Protocol, Part II – Physical Layer

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In the second part of the FibreChannel and FCoE distance series, we learn about how the physical layer is critical for understanding storage distances before we ever get to the protocol.

September 9, 2013


Storage Distance by Protocol – FC, FCoE, and FCIP, Part I

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Understand how distance intersects with the choice of Fibre Channel, FCoE, FCIP, and iSCSI storage protocols.

March 2, 2013


The Napkin Dialogues: Lossless iSCSI

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We bring out the napkins again to discuss lossless iSCSI and its design implications