Category Archives: Storage Networking
The standpoint of getting notified when events happen in SAN environments at all costs may need to be reviewed. As many of yo know the Broadcom and Cisco [..]
As some of you may recall about a decade ago I made a proposal to incorporate more intelligence into the end-devices to be able to better react to [..]
Ok, truth be told it is not a Flow Vision bug but in FOS 9.0.0 it is flagged as such under defect 653188. As you know Flow Vision [..]
Yahooo… (No not the company) FOS version 9 is here. The one that starts to support Gen 7 (64/256 Gbit) Fibre Channel. Now, just in case you’re getting [..]
As you can read in my previous articles (here, here and here) having a physical issue on any of you FC links is detrimental to your entire FC [..]
In a Brocade environment the “switchshow” is one of the most used commands out there. It provides a quick overview of what the state of the switch is, [..]
In 2008 Brocade announced the 8G director class switches DCX and DCX-4S. A rather impactful release of a new piece of hardware where the next generation FC ASIC [..]
Whenever things goes haywire on an OS or application there are two areas that are looked at first: Networks Storage In a fair few cases the issue is...
If you’ve read my articles over the last decade or so you’ve seen I’m keen on maintenance. Both from a physical hardware as well as software perspective a...
I’ve already mentioned that BNA was End-of-Life and will/is (be) replaced by SANNav. As of the time of this writing any BNA version older than 14.4.1 is no [..]