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Storage and Network Convergence Using FCoE and iSCSI by Kai Ruth, Harish Rajagopal, Silvio Erdenberger, Sangam Racherla

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Approach with FCoE inside the BladeCenter
This chapter describes the implementation of Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) with IBM BladeCenter embedded switches.
To set up the variations of FCoE solutions, the scenarios for this chapter used the following hardware components:
IBM Virtual Fabric components:
 – BNT Virtual Fabric 10Gb Switch Module
 – QLogic Virtual Fabric Extension Module providing Fibre Channel (FC) Gateway functions
 – Converged network adapter (CNA) as a mezzanine card on the blade server:
 • Emulex 10GbE Virtual ...

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