Tag Archives: switches

Buffer Credits for Newbies

Pretty often you get into some sort of mode whereby I forget that there are many youngsters getting their feet wet in the storage arena and some things [..]

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Brocade supportsave via BNA or DCFM

If you work with Brocade gear you might have come across their management tool called Brocade Network Advisor. A very nifty piece of software which lets you do [..]

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Brocade and the "Woodstock Generation"

I encourage change especially if there are technological advances that improves functionality, reliability, availability and serviceability (or RAS in short). What I hate if these changes increase risk [..]

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The Emergency Health Threat (EHT) on Brocade FC fabrics

Since a couple of FOS versions ago Brocade wanted to fix the problem Fibre-Channel has by definition called credit back-pressure. The word “problem” overstated since in 99.99999% of [..]

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Maintenance

Why do I keep wondering why companies don’t maintain their infrastructure. It looks to be more of an exception than a rule to come along software and firmware [..]

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