Fibre Channel hardware, including fibre disk and fibre switches, remains the technology of choice for high performance, low-latency storage. The protocols can exceed 4Gbps. Some of the featured fibre disk products we offer are from:
Fibre channel technology offers point-to-point, shared or arbitrated loop (FC-AL), switched, and fabric topologies. Fibre channel hardware can be mapped over SCSI (FCP), or ESCON (FICON) protocols, and can also be “tunneled” over TCP/IP networks (FCIP). Internet Fibre Channel Protocol (iFCP) can support Fibre Channel Layer 4 FCP over TCP/IP now too, so you can utilize Fibre channel storage devices while utilizing your existing IP network.
North American Systems also offers Fibre switches for high-performance, cost-effective Fibre channel connectivity. Our featured Fibre channel networking hardware includes:
Oftentimes, to connect your Fibre Channel network into most servers, you need a host bus adapter (HBA). North American Systems offers a wide variety of HBAs, and knows what will work best for your enterprise, based on your host systems and fibre storage devices. Some of our manufacturers include:
North American Systems offer many options to enable you to receive the best hardware that will meet your business needs without breaking the bank. That’s why North American Systems offers a wide variety of refurbished Fibre Channel networking and storage equipment. If you are searching for the best price for used fibre hardware, email North American Systems today at firstname.lastname@example.org to get a quote.