Chapter 9. Problem Isolation and Management of SANs

In this chapter, you will learn about the following:

Problems are part of any network setup. A storage network is no exception. Despite choosing best-of-breed components, applications, and management tools, there is no guarantee that everything will function ideally. The challenge is in handling any problem quickly so that long-term harm to the network is avoided. How quickly you detect, isolate, diagnose, and troubleshoot the problem so that no ongoing operations are disrupted is critical to the management of a storage network. If operations are disrupted, the disruption must be short-lived.

Proper management can prove to be ...

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