channel attached

channel attached

Peripheral devices directly attached to the computer via a channel or bus. The term is used in contrast with devices that are reached remotely over a network. See direct attached storage.
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In 2010, he became the first person to fly the English Channel attached to helium-filled balloons.
The ministry has sent the statement with a verbatim report of Djankos'v appearance on Nova TV channel attached to it.
The SQL Server Database and Documentum file store was Fibre Channel attached to an EMC CLARiiON CX3-80 storage system and the file serving software of StorageWorks Scalable NAS from HP.
ONStor's NAS Gateways consolidate enterprise-wide file services for Windows, UNIX and Linux clients and servers onto Fibre Channel attached, multi-vendor disk arrays.
Only about 5 percent of all servers shipped actually have Fibre Channel attached.
Based on the SGI Origin family architecture and leading-edge Fibre Channel attached storage, this system provides more than 800GB of RAID 5based storage over private high-speed network connections to the ERDC MSRC HPC systems.
Visara International announces the CNA-8000 Channel Network Appliance, a channel attached gateway communications platform that provides a robust alternative to Cisco[R] Routers with Channel Interface Processors (CIP's), IBM[R] 3172 and 2216 gateways.
openBench Labs performed hands-on testing of the S2100-ES2 enterprise VTL with DeltaStor software using Symantec NetBackup to backup application data with VMware Consolidated Backup software residing on a Fibre Channel attached disk array being shared by eight VMware ESX and vCenter servers running Windows Server 2003.
On the enterprise side, the tape library space continues to be strong with 90% Fibre Channel attached.
Our research shows a decline in DAS and a relatively flat market for Fibre Channel attached SANs, while IP SAN (iSCSI) storage revenue is expected to increase by more than 60 percent through 2011.
It also meets their future growth needs by effortlessly scaling to a Fibre Channel attached SAN with SGI CXFS shared filesystem without wasting a single penny of their original investment," said Gabriel Broner, senior vice president and general manager, Storage and Software Group, SGI.
For channel attached storage, Solid State Disks (SSDs) provide the highest I/O performance of any storage device.