The Evolution of Congestion Management in Fibre Channel

Presented by

Howard Johnson, Broadcom-Brocade; Dale Kaisner, Broadcom-Emulex; Ed Mazurek, Cisco; Scott Rowlands, Dell; Erik Smith, Dell

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The key to optimal SAN performance is managing performance impacts due to congestion. The Fibre Channel industry introduced Fabric Notifications as a key resiliency mechanism for storage networks in 2021 to combat congestion, link integrity, and delivery errors. These functions have been implemented by the ecosystem and have enhanced the overall user experience when deploying Fibre Channel SANs. This webinar explores the evolution of Fabric Notifications and the available solutions of this exciting new technology. In this webinar, you will learn the following: • The state of Fabric Notifications as defined by the Fibre Channel standards. • The mechanisms and techniques for implementing Fabric Notifications. • The currently available solutions deploying Fabric Notifications.
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