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SAN

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sinoatrial node

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A gene on chromosome 3q13.2 that encodes a probable catalytic component of the NAA11-NAA15 complex with alpha (N-terminal) acetyltransferase activity.
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To demonstrate how iSCSI failover functions, several companies participated in a third party demonstration where 5 videos where streamed from 5 iSCSI storage targets on an ISCSI intelligent storage switch to 5 Microsoft Windows 2003 hosts.
We were able to do video streaming to 5 hosts running iSCSI (wireless) going to an access point, then to a hub, then to the iSCSI intelligent storage switch (iSCSI to FCP-SCSI), then to a core-edge FC fabric, then to a virtual port, and finally mapped to an FC open-9 LUN on our enterprise class storage system.
The IPS 3300 multi-protocol IP storage switch connects to a wide variety of end systems, including Fibre Channel and iSCSI initiators and targets across a high-speed IP backbone.
The first wire-speed IP storage switch -- The first transcontinental IP SAN -- The first wireless IP SAN -- The first SAN routing capability for fault isolation between Fibre Channel fabrics -- The first data encryption for block storage I/O
We were able to do video streaming to five hosts running iSCSI (wireless) going to an access point, then to a hub, then to the iSCSI intelligent storage switch (iSCSI to FCP-SCSI), then to a core-edge FC fabric, then to a virtual port, and finally mapped to an FC open-9 LUN on our enterprise class storage system.
iSCSI Intelligent Storage Switch IP Take-Over for Enhanced High Availability
Extensive experience with field implementations from several different storage system vendors to ensure fairness within both the switched and shared environments is a requirement for any embedded storage switch provider.
And when you take that platform and apply sophisticated TCP processing, FC processing, block virtualization, file system technology, and the ability to translate FC to iSCSI or iSCSI to FC, you have a next generation platform that is fundamentally a multi-protocol storage switch.
As an example, a server with a Fibre Channel HBA can plug directly into an IP storage switch as if it were talking to a regular Fibre Channel switch.
But the real power of the IP storage switch comes with the next step.
On the FC side, the technology implements an IP storage switch that accepts the FC frame data and then maps it to an IP packet.
The Server Switch complements prior data center technologies like the Network Switch pioneered in the 1980s by companies like Cisco Systems to interconnect users and shared network resources, like printers, into Local Area Networks (LANs), and the Storage Switch pioneered in the 1990s by companies, like Brocade Communications, to connect storage resources together into Storage Area Networks (SANs).