Skip to main content

Storage area networks real definition you need to know

SAN acronyms
Stockphotos.io
These are most popular terms used in Storage area networks area. Every developer must know these terms clearly. Highly useful to explain in interviews.

Frequently used terminology in SAN given below for your quick reference.

SAN Network

Fibre channel Fibre channel denotes a fibre-optical connection to a device or component. This is typically abbreviated as FC.

Host bus adapter A host bus adapter is used by a given machine to access a storage area network. A host bus adapter is similar in function to a network adapter and how it provides access for a machine to a local area network or wide area network. This is typically abbreviated as HBA.

Storage area network A storage area network is a network of shared devices that can typically be accessed using fibre. Often, a storage area network is used to share devices between many different machines. This is typically abbreviated as SAN

SAN Configurations

Point to pointThis is the simplest configuration. The devices are connected directly to the HBA.

Arbitrated loopArbitrated loop topologies are ring topologies and are limited in terms of the number of devices that are supported on the loop and the number of devices that can be in use at a given time. In an arbitrated loop, only two devices can communicate at the same time. Data being read from a device or written to a device is passed from one device on the loop to another until it reaches the target device. The main limiting factor in an arbitrated loop is that only two devices can be in use at a given time.

Switched fabricIn a switched fabric SAN, all devices in the fabric will be fibre native devices. This topology has the greatest bandwidth and flexibility because all devices are available to all HBAs through some fibre path.

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

10 Tricky Interview Questions On Storm

Storm is real time computation system. It is a flagship software from Apache foundation. Has the capability to process in stream data. Storm is capable to integrate traditional databases. The list given below are tricky and highly useful for your next interview.
Bench mark for Storm is a million tuples processed per second per node. Tricky Interview Questions1) Real uses of Storm?

A) You can use in realtime analytics, online machine learning, continuous computation, distributed RPC, ETL

2) What are different availble layers on Storm?
FluxSQLStreams APITrident3)  Real use of SQL API on top of Storm?
A) You can run SQL queries on stream data
4) Most popular integrations to Storm? HDFSCassandraJDBCHIVEHBase 5) What are different possible Containers integration with Storm? YARNDOCKERMESOS6) What is Local Mode?

A) Running topologies in Local server we can say as Local Mode.

7) Where all the Events Stored in Storm?
A) Event Logger mechanism saves all events

8) What are Serializable data types in …

Blue Prism complete tutorials download now

Blueprsim is an automation tool useful to execute repetitive tasks without human effort. To learn this tool you need right material. Provided below quick reference materials to understand detailed elements, architecture and creating new bots. Useful if you are a new learner and trying to enter into automation career.
The number one and most popular tool in automation is Blue prism. In this post I have given references for popular materials and resources, so that you can use for your interviews.
Why You Need to Learn RPA blue prsim tutorial popular resources I have given in this post. You can download quickly. Learning Blue Prism is really good option if you are learner of Robotic process automation.
RPA Advantages The RPA is also called "Robotic Process Automation"- Real advantages are you can automate any business process and you can complete the customer requests in less time.

The Books Available on Blue Prism 
Blue Prism resourcesDavid chappal PDF bookBlue Prism BlogsVideo…

Blockchain Smart contract behind mechanism you need to learn quickly

Smart contract in Blockchain is a kind of software application that works without human intervention based on the transaction logs and provide solution to user request. I want to share the back end mechanism in Smart Contract of Blockchain. Smart Contract Mechanism What is Smart ContractA smart contract is a protocol which can auto execute, facilitate, verify or enforce the negotiation of a contract.Agreement between two parties you can say as a contract.Incorporating the rules of physical contract into computing world, you can say as smart contractBlockchain supports you to create smart contracts.Smart Contracts are self-executing programs which run on the blockchain and are capable of enforcing rulesUsing Blockchain as platform and making an agreement or contract between more than two parties, you can say as Smart Contract.Traditional Markets  4 Top Benefits of Smart ContractCurrently smart contracts are being used only in Crypto CurrenciesNow Smart Contracts being used in all financ…