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Users and systems/storage integrators would benefit from significantly lower prices.
Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) enables network convergence, and now is the time to develop a deployment strategy.
Consider deduplicating OS images, using storage tiers, consolidating SANs, NAS, snapshots, and backup deduplication.
Technologies that reduce costs and risks should have the highest priority over the next few years.
Snia On Storage
When iSCSI was launched, Fibre Channel was well-established as a high-performance SAN solution.
Virtually every storage analyst and editor (including me) put solid-state disk (SSD) drives on their Top Technologies of 2009 list, despite miniscule unit shipments.