Fibre Channel articles on Wikipedia
Fibre Channel
Fibre Channel, or FC, is a high-speed network technology (commonly running at 1, 2, 4, 8, 16, 32, and 128 gigabit per second rates) primarily used to
May 17th 2017



Fibre Channel electrical interface
The-Fibre-ChannelThe Fibre Channel electrical interface is one of two related standards that can be used to physically interconnect computer devices. The other standard
Apr 1st 2017



Fibre Channel switch
field, a Fibre Channel switch is a network switch compatible with the Fibre Channel (FC) protocol. It allows the creation of a Fibre Channel fabric, that
Apr 17th 2017



Fibre Channel over IP
Fibre Channel over IP (FCIP or FC/IP, also known as Fibre Channel tunneling or storage tunneling) is an Internet-ProtocolInternet Protocol (IP) created by the Internet
May 21st 2016



Fibre Channel zoning
In storage networking, Fibre Channel zoning is the partitioning of a Fibre Channel fabric into smaller subsets to restrict interference, add security
Sep 25th 2014



Fibre Channel frame
In computer networking, a Fibre Channel frame is the frame of the Fibre Channel protocol. The basic building blocks of an FC connection are the frames
Mar 21st 2015



Fibre Channel network protocols
consensus. › Communication between devices in a fibre channel network uses different elements of the Fibre Channel standards. The following sections introduce
Nov 24th 2015



Internet Fibre Channel Protocol
redirects here. For other uses, see IFCP (disambiguation). Internet Fibre Channel Protocol (iFCP) is a gateway-to-gateway network protocol standard, officially
Nov 3rd 2016



Fibre Channel time-out values
recovery in Fibre Channel protocol. E_D_TOV stands for Error Detect TimeOut Value. This is the basic error timeout used for all Fibre Channel error detection
Jun 28th 2012



Fibre Channel over Ethernet
Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) is a computer network technology that encapsulates Fibre Channel frames over Ethernet networks. This allows Fibre Channel
Mar 24th 2017



Switched fabric
In the Fibre Channel Switched Fabric (FC-SW-6) topology, devices are connected to each other through one or more Fibre Channel switches. While
Dec 27th 2016



Gen 5 Fibre Channel
Gen 5 Fibre Channel is the marketing name for purpose-built, data center network infrastructure for storage that provides reliability, scalability and
Jul 29th 2016



Fibre Channel point-to-point
Fibre Channel point-to-point (FC-P2P) is a Fibre Channel topology where exactly two ports (devices) are directly connected to each other. It is the simplest
Jan 21st 2010



List of Fibre Channel standards
development) FC-PI-2 INCITS 404 2004 FC-SP ANSI INCITS 1570-D FC-GS-4 (Fibre Channel Generic Services)ANSI INCITS 387. Includes the following standards:
Nov 3rd 2016



Fibre Channel Protocol
consensus. › Fibre Channel Protocol (FCP) is the SCSI interface protocol utilizing an underlying Fibre Channel connection. The Fibre Channel standards define
Jan 11th 2017



Dark fibre
A dark fibre (or dark fiber) or unlit fibre is an unused optical fibre, available for use in fibre-optic communication. The term dark fibre was originally
Feb 24th 2017



Fibre Channel Logins
Fibre Channel logins takes place after a link is operational (AC = active state), using ELS (Extended Link Service) protocol. There are three different
Dec 16th 2015



Fibre-reinforced plastic
Fibre-reinforced plastic (FRP) (also called fibre-reinforced polymer, or fiber-reinforced plastic) is a composite material made of a polymer matrix reinforced
May 22nd 2017



Fibre Channel Utility
Fibre Channel Utility is a Mac OS X Server utility for managing Fibre Channels connected to the server. The program will not run without a Fiber Card installed
Nov 2nd 2016



Arbitrated loop
Arbitrated Loop, also known as FC-AL, is a Fibre Channel topology in which devices are connected in a one-way loop fashion in a ring topology. Historically
Jun 29th 2016



Fibre to the office
Fiber to the office (FTTO) is an alternative cabling concept for LAN network office environments. It combines passive elements (fibre optic cabling, patch
May 21st 2017



IPFC
IPFC stands for Internet Protocol over Fibre Channel. It governs a set of standards created in January 2006 for address resolution (ARP) and transmitting
Nov 10th 2016



Host adapter
The terms are primarily used to refer to devices for connecting SCSI, Fibre Channel and SATA devices. However, devices for connecting to IDE, Ethernet,
May 22nd 2017



SOFAR channel
The SOFAR channel (short for Sound Fixing and Ranging channel), or deep sound channel (DSC), is a horizontal layer of water in the ocean at which depth
May 16th 2017



Channel (communications)
(discrete) or analog (continuous) channel Transmission medium, for example a fibre channel Multiplexed channel Computer network virtual channel Simplex communication
Feb 24th 2017



Fibe
This article is about Fibe services offered by Bell Aliant in Atlantic Canada. For-High-Speed-InternetFor High Speed Internet, see Bell Aliant High Speed Internet. For the communications
Mar 14th 2017



Registered state change notification
In Fibre Channel protocol, a registered state change notification (RSCN) is a Fibre Channel fabric's notification sent to all specified nodes in case of
Dec 10th 2015



8b/10b encoding
XAUI Main article: Fibre Channel The FC-0 standard defines what encoding scheme is to be used (8b/10b or 64b/66b) in a Fibre Channel system – higher speed
May 4th 2017



List of Fibre Channel switches
Major manufacturers of Fibre Channel switches are: ATTO, Brocade, Cisco, McDATA and QLogic. ATTO Technology: Switches: 8308, 8316 and 8324 Brocade: Switches:
Apr 21st 2016



Channel 4
Channel-142Channel 142 (D HD) Cablecom (Switzerland) Channel-163Channel 163 (CH-D) Channel-4">WightFibre Channel 4 IPTV Swisscom TV (Switzerland) Channel arbitrary Streaming media
May 24th 2017



WightFibre
WightFibreWightFibre is the only provider of commercial and residential cable television services on the Isle of Wight. They also provide telephone and broadband
Apr 28th 2017



Hybrid fibre-coaxial
Hybrid fiber-coaxial (HFC) is a telecommunications industry term for a broadband network that combines optical fiber and coaxial cable. It has been commonly
May 10th 2017



FICON
the FC ANSI FC-SB-3 Single-Byte Command Code Sets-3 Mapping Protocol for Fibre Channel (FC) protocol. It is a FC layer 4 protocol used to map both IBM's antecedent
Mar 7th 2017



Channel 5 (UK)
155 (+1) UPC Cablecom (Switzerland) Channel 167 (digital CH-D) WightFibre Channel 5 Streaming media TVPlayer Watch live (UK only) Sky Go Watch live (UK
May 22nd 2017



Brocade Communications Systems
specializing in data and storage networking products. Originally known for its Fibre Channel storage networks, the company expanded include a wide range of products
Mar 27th 2017



Internet Storage Name Service
and Fibre Channel devices (using iFCP gateways) on a TCP/IP network. iSNS provides management services similar to those found in Fibre Channel networks
Mar 29th 2017



Smallworld Cable
Smallworld Fibre (previously Smallworld Cable, Wightcable North and OMNE) was a British telecommunications company based in Irvine, North Ayrshire. The
Dec 30th 2016



NPIV
a Fibre Channel feature whereby multiple Fibre Channel node port (N_Port) IDs can share a single physical N_Port. This allows multiple Fibre Channel initiators
Dec 13th 2016



Storage area network
Ethernet-Fibre-Channel-ProtocolEthernet Fibre Channel Protocol (FCP), the most prominent one, is a mapping of SCSI over Fibre Channel Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) ESCON over Fibre Channel
May 16th 2017



QLogic
through 2016. QLogic’s products include Fibre Channel adapters, converged network adapters for Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE), Ethernet network interface
Feb 9th 2017



History (European TV channel)
(including HD) Channel-217">Virgin Media Ireland Channel 217 Channel-220Channel 220 (HD) WightFibre (UK) Channel-82Channel 82 Ziggo (Netherlands) Channel-28Channel 28 (HD) Primacom (Germany) Channel
May 23rd 2017



Sky Racing
Sky Racing (previously Sky Channel) is an Australian broadcaster primarily telecasting live thoroughbred, harness and greyhound racing. It is owned by
Mar 2nd 2017



Travel Channel (international)
(Netherlands) Channel-210Channel 210 (HD) StarHub TV (Singapore) Channel-473Channel 473 WightFibre (UK) Channel-22Channel 22 (+1) Virgin Media (UK) Channel-292Channel 292 SkyCable (Philippines) Channel
May 23rd 2017



Optical amplifier
An optical amplifier is a device that amplifies an optical signal directly, without the need to first convert it to an electrical signal. An optical amplifier
May 23rd 2017



FATA (hard disk drive)
over Ethernet (AoE) Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) "Fibre Channel compared to FATA drives".  "FATA disk vs Fibre Channel for Exchange and SQL
Apr 7th 2017



VSAN
area network (VSAN) is a collection of ports from a set of connected Fibre Channel switches, that form a virtual fabric. Ports within a single switch can
Apr 26th 2017



Novus Entertainment
Novus-EntertainmentNovus Entertainment (commonly known simply as Novus) is a Canadian telecommunications company providing television, digital phone, and high-speed Internet
May 18th 2017



ATTO Technology
data-intensive computing. ATTO manufactures host bus adapters, RAID adapters, Fibre Channel switches, Desklink devices, protocol conversion bridges, RAID storage
Feb 2nd 2017



Challenge (TV channel)
27500 2/3 Cable Virgin Media (UK) Channel 139 Channel 180 (+1) WightFibre Channel 73 Channel 86 (+1) Virgin Media Ireland Channel 157 IPTV Freewire Channel
May 3rd 2017



Discovery Channel (UK and Ireland)
Media (Ireland) Channel-208Channel 208 Channel-209Channel 209 (+1) Channel-219Channel 219 (HD) Channel-75">WightFibre Channel 75 Channel-322">IPTV BT Channel 322 Channel-376Channel 376 (HD) Channel-322">Plusnet Channel 322 Channel
Apr 17th 2017





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