January 9, 2009 archive

EMC/Cisco Announce 8Gigabit Fibrechannel – Will there be a rush?

I doubt it actually. From everything I’ve seen, customers aren’t using the 2 or 4 gigabit they already have – so why the sudden rush to faster and faster fibrechannel? Mostly it’s to keep fibrechannel having the appearance of relevance in a world of 10G Ethernet and Infiniband.  While I personally view SCSI over FC …

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