Lab Review: 8Gbps FC SAN delivers blazing speed
<B>March 11, 2008</B>—At most small to medium-sized business (SMB) sites, Fibre Channel-based SANs have long been viewed as complex and costly solutions that could be avoided by using direct-attached storage (DAS).
HP ships 8Gbps FC SAN kit
<B>March 10, 2008</B>—Hewlett-Packard today announced a new StorageWorks Simple SAN Connection Kit based on 8Gbps Fibre Channel switches and host bus adapters (HBAs) from QLogic.
Who needs 8Gbps Fibre Channel?
<p>Every time the storage industry reaches a new milestone in interface performance, I question whether engineering excellence has outstripped end users’ actual requirements.</p>