Tag Archives: decoding

Errors and other nastiness on a serial transmission link

In some of my previous post I have outlined the reasons and consequences of errors on a link. There are multiple locations where a bit may flip from [..]

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One rotten apple spoils the bunch – 4

Credit – who doesn’t want to have lots of it at the bank According to Wikipedia the short definition in finance terms is : Credit is the trust which [..]

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One rotten apple spoils the bunch – 3

In the previous 2 blog-posts we looked at some areas why a fibre-channel fabric still might have problems even with all redundancy options available and MPIO checking for [..]

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One rotten apple spoils the bunch – 1

Last week I had another one. A rotten apple that spoiled the bunch or, in storage terms, a slow drain device causing havoc in a fabric. This time [..]

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