Tagged: SAN switch

What is Zoning?

What is Zoning?

Zoning Zoning means restricting to scope of an initiator (host) to particular target (storage array) in fabric. An initiator can see only the devices from particular storage array which is zoned to it. Zoning...

Brocade SAN Switch port states

Brocade SAN Switch port states

The possible brocade Switch port states are Port State Description No Card No card is present in Switch slot. Usually we find this port state in Director class switches No_Module No SFP module in...

All Brocade SAN switch commands

All Brocade SAN switch commands

S.No Command Description 1 aaaconfig Configure RADIUS for AAA services 2 ad Specifies all administration domain (AD)-level operations 3 ag Configure the Access Gateway feature 4 agautomapbalance Configure the Access Gateway automapbalance feature 5...

What is Congestion in SAN fabric?

What is Congestion in SAN fabric?

Congestion When over-subscription occurs, it leads to a condition called congestion. When a node is unable to use as much bandwidth as it wants, because of contention with another node, then there is congestion. A...