Switching Fabric White Papers

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What Is an Ethernet Fabric?
sponsored by Brocade
WHITE PAPER: Compared to classic hierarchical Ethernet architectures, Ethernet fabrics provide the higher levels of performance, utilization, availability and simplicity required to meet the business needs of data centers today and into the future.
Posted: 15 Nov 2011 | Published: 31 Aug 2011

Brocade

Virtual Fabrics Provide Administrative Flexibility in a Shared Storage Environment
sponsored by Brocade
WHITE PAPER: Learn about a technology that enables you to better manage your SAN assets by creating logical groups of separately managed devices, ports, and switches within your SAN - all without disrupting existing environments.
Posted: 21 Nov 2011 | Published: 30 Jan 2009

Brocade

Exploring Software-Defined Networking with Brocade
sponsored by Brocade
WHITE PAPER: Software-defined networking (SDN) is a hot topic today. This white paper provides an overview of the concept and the role it will play in achieving cloud success. View now to learn more!
Posted: 09 May 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2012

Brocade

A Different Take on Software Defined Networks
sponsored by Enterasys
WHITE PAPER: Get a different take on software defined networks, who they help, the benefits you can achieve from deploying one, and key tips for utilizing one within your organization.
Posted: 02 Aug 2013 | Published: 02 Aug 2013

Enterasys

ESG Lab Validation Report on Brocade Virtual Fabrics and Director Power Efficiency
sponsored by Brocade
WHITE PAPER: Hands-on lab testing of Fibre Channel directors including measurements by an independent electrician. Learn how power savings can leave more watts and amps available per rack and per floor tile for bladed servers and storage.
Posted: 15 May 2007 | Published: 01 Mar 2007

Brocade

Open Fabric Edge - The Best Attributes of the Data Center, Now Delivered to the Edge
sponsored by Extreme Networks
WHITE PAPER: Can your network accommodate the new requirements demanded on it? Explore how Ethernet switching can provide the flexibility, scalability, and resiliency you need to embrace the trends and technologies that will give your business a competitive advantage.
Posted: 17 May 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

Extreme Networks

Cisco MDS 9000 Family Investment Protection
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper serves as a guide to the investment protection offered between first-generation and second-generation Cisco MDS 9000 Family linecards, supervisor, and chassis.
Posted: 01 May 2006 | Published: 01 Apr 2006

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Generative AI Brings Innovation and Engagement Together
sponsored by Dell Technologies
WHITE PAPER: A total of 24% of the Amarillo population does not speak English. Read this paper to learn how the City of Amarillo turned to Dell Technologies to help use Generative AI to allow residents access to information in their native languages.
Posted: 01 Jul 2024 | Published: 07 Mar 2024

TOPICS:  IT Management
Dell Technologies

Get the Greatest ROI From Your Strategic Initiatives
sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: The most effective way to thrive through unprecedented change is to get ahead of it. Read this e-book to learn how you can transform your digital operations and maximize ROI by enabling effective project and portfolio management on a single platform.
Posted: 18 Jan 2024 | Published: 18 Jan 2024

TOPICS:  IT Management
ServiceNow

Ten Ways to Replace Ineffective Meetings
sponsored by Slack
WHITE PAPER: How your business can increase productivity and cut costs by swapping meetings with asynchronous work and task automation.
Posted: 20 Dec 2023 | Published: 20 Dec 2023

TOPICS:  IT Management
Slack