The shareholding of FICON
Holdings would get cut down to 7.
The SANtegrity Binding feature is the critical security element for FICON
Cascading, which requires the fabric to be locked down in a more secure fashion.
IBM's leadership in delivering FICON
support, not only for Shark but also for its Magstar 3590 offering, will provide yet more drivers for IBM's fast-growing storage business.
As a developer of mainframe connectivity technology for over two decades, LUMINEX is uniquely positioned to offer proven and certified modern FICON
and ESCON technology to our OEM partners.
Mainframe customers need to assess the cost and performance advantages that FICON
will bring to their data centers.
Data starts on the mainframe and is sent through the Fibre Channel network over the FICON
ULP to an intelligent storage subsystem that supports both FCP and FICON
By teaming with Optica, and qualifying the Prizm solutions for local and remote FICON
-to-ESCON conversion, we can help customers protect their investments while providing a path to a high-performance FICON
For more information on the Optica Prizm FICON
Converter, go to http://www.
Luminex's Channel Gateways provide native mainframe FICON
and ESCON channel connectivity to open systems storage and networks.
Our improved support for mixed open systems and FICON
segments means that customers can realize even greater consolidation cost savings.
Years of experience enable us to competently and reliably deal with your connectivity requirements, be it ESCON, FICON
, Fibre Channel, Ethernet or Gigabit-Ethernet, either via WAN protocols or fibre-glass.
McDATA[R] Corporation (Nasdaq:MCDTA)(Nasdaq:MCDT), a leading provider of data access solutions, today announced FICON
read acceleration functionality for the UltraNet[R] Edge Storage Router and USD-X platforms.