Monthly Archives: November 2014

Data Center Connectivity Management Systems: A Critical Component for Enterprise IT

by John Amato, Vice President, Data Center Systems IT must support a growing num­ber of applications and services running on a 24x7x365 basis and secure them against an array of constantly evolving cyber threats. Worse yet, IT organiza­tions aren't being resourced in proportion to their growing challenges, so it all must be done with unprecedented [...]

2015-11-12T16:36:25-06:00November 21st, 2014|

Latency: The Other Critical Storage Networking Metric

by Tim Lustig, Product Marketing Manager, Brocade Communications From a data storage perspective, the definition of latency is the time it takes for a data packet to travel from the initiator within the primary server to the target device. Excessive latency can be particularly threatening to a storage environment because it creates a bottleneck that can [...]

2015-11-12T13:29:31-06:00November 12th, 2014|

Why AOL, The Huffington Post, MapQuest and Moviefone Depend on Fibre Channel

by Mark Jones, Director Technical Marketing, Emulex and President, Fibre Channel Industry Association AOL offers services to over 24 million mail users and manages content and advertisement for 56 of the best known destination brand websites - such as The Huffington Post, Moviefone and MapQuest. When the company was looking for the most reliable storage [...]

2017-05-18T15:10:01-05:00November 6th, 2014|

Symantec Turns to Fibre Channel to Accommodate Future Data Growth

by: Tim Lustig, Product Marketing Manager, Brocade Communications Fibre Channel proves it offers superior value and consistently demonstrates why it's the purpose-built storage solution you can trust. Look no further than Symantec for a prime example. Symantec specializes in information protection and operates a network that spans scores of secure, interconnected data centers across five [...]

2017-05-18T15:10:05-05:00November 6th, 2014|

Why Fibre Channel Fabrics to Support Flash Storage?

by: Mark Jones, President of FCIA, Director, Technical Marketing, Emulex Corp. Data access speeds for enterprise applications are becoming more critical; as is the need to support evolving storage requirements, which in turn is driving the deployment of Flash for tier-I storage. In order for enterprise data centers to keep pace with data-intensive workloads, the [...]

2017-05-18T15:10:09-05:00November 3rd, 2014|

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