The network technology named “10GbE” means throughput is 10Gb/s, and if you’re like most people, you would naturally believe the network called “32GFC,” means throughput is 32Gb/s. The reality is the name matches the speed for Ethernet, but surprisingly not for Fibre Channel. The speed of the network is significantly less than the names for each generation of Fibre […]
Technavio’s latest report on the global fiber channel adapter market provides an analysis on the most important trends expected to impact the market outlook from 2017-2021. Technavio defines an emerging trend as a factor that has the potential to significantly impact the market and contribute to its growth or decline. The global fiber channel adapter market is expected to grow at […]
In this article by Scott Lowe, he write, “Sixth generation Fibre Channel has the potential to solve fabric-level bottlenecks, but companies tend to choose Ethernet because it has evolved more rapidly.” Read the full article at TechTarget.
If you would like to learn about NVMe and NVMe over Fibre Channel with a publication that is quick and easy to read, download this PDF.
“Networking titan Cisco is adding both NVMe over Fibre Channel and 32Gbit/s Fibre Channel speed to its MDS Director and UCS C-Series server products,” write Chris Mellor of the Register. Read full article.
According to Linda Hardesty, “The Federal Trade Commission will likely approve Broadcom’s $5.9 billion acquisition of Brocade, but with conditions to prevent “anticompetitive effects.” The FTC is concerned that once Broadcom owns Brocade’s fibre channel switches, it will essentially have a monopoly on the market that provides the ASICS for those types of switches.” Read the full article.