IP SAN


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IP SAN

(Internet Protocol Storage Area Network) See IP storage.
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In a typical IP SAN configuration, the backup software instructs client servers to send backup data to logical volumes presented by a storage-provisioning appliance over a dedicated Gigabit Ethernet SAN.
StoneFly's Storage Concentrators, the i1000, i1500 and i1500FS, are first-to-market, simple-to-use IP SAN appliances that enable companies to quickly and easily turn an IP network into a storage network.
Through integrated iSCSI boot support within iSNAP 2110, enterprises can now implement a data center-wide boot infrastructure for their IP SANs," said Ahmet Houssein, CEO and president of Silverback Systems, "The combination of the industry-leading performance of iSNAP 2110 with iSCSI boot offers IT administrators a 'no compromise' approach - highly efficient iSCSI SAN connectivity and seamless iSCSI booting for all their Windows and Linux-based servers.
By separating the storage from the server, an IP SAN allows flexible storage to reside anywhere on the network and, under certain circumstances, can provide access to that block-level data from multiple servers.
Virtualization of FC LUNs enables low-cost IP SAN fan-out for the existing SAN installations.
a pioneer in delivering network boot capabilities, today announced that SBE's IP SAN Director Suite has been added to emBoot's list of supported iSCSI targets for winBoot/i.
Join Mark Ferelli, Editor-in-Chief, Computer Technology Review, and Steve Rogers, Snap Appliance's Director of Technical Marketing for a FREE Webinar that introduces you to iSCSI technology and the emerging IP SAN strategies that can save you money by consolidating block and file storage.
Modular RELDATA/LSI IP storage solutions free storage managers from the need to install and manage two disparate systems for enterprise NAS and IP SAN applications.
The leveraging of existing storage network technologies lowers cost by reusing existing knowledge, thereby reducing the learning curve for an IP SAN without sacrificing performance.
The ATTO Xtend SAN iSCSI initiator package is designed to extend Apple Mac OS X platforms with a reliable iSCSI connectivity to industry-standard IP SANs, using standard network interface cards (NICs).
Utilizing iSCSI in an IP SAN allows users to move data over long distances much more affordably, without any protocol conversion.
SBE'S IP SAN Director Suite Including Snapshot, High Availability, and Replication Brings Enterprise-Class Data Protection to the SMB Market Space