Visibility, Monitoring, Alerting, Diagnostics... Real-time information about your production environment is king! It helps you meet service level objectives. Brocade 7840 IPEX gives you everything you need to monitor IP storage flows between data centers. The third in a series of three EMC World blogs.
Do you have a variety of IP based storage devices (Data Domain, Isilon, DLm, SRDF, RecoverPoint, ECS...) all of which have multiple links with traffic headed to a remote data center? Do the links outnumber the amount of WAN bandwidth (i.e., oversubscribed WAN)? The second in a series of three EMC World blogs discussing two more IPEX use cases: Link Aggregation and Bandwidth Pooling/Balance.
Brocade 7840 IPEX delivers the High Performance WAN for IP Storage applications. The first in a series of three EMC World blogs discusses two IPEX use cases: Performance improvement using TCP Acceleration and Encryption of data in-flight between data centers.
The Brocade 7840 is the most technologically advanced extension product ever to be developed. Brocade continues innovation in extension with the introduction of the Brocade 7840 Extension Switch. Cisco remains status quo with their 9250i, barely competitive against the Brocade 7800.