Connor, Deni
August 2000
Network World;08/21/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 34, p49
Trade Publication
Discusses enterprise applications of storage area networks (SAN). Addition of more functionality to a SAN via switched fabric; Investment in hubs and host bus adapters; Estimated growth of the market for storage management software by 2002; Options for connecting SAN across geographically remote locations; Comprehensive SAN systems offered by companies such as Dell and XIOtech.


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