Appendix C. Answers to Review Questions
What company invented the modern hard disk drive?
Who published the SMI-S?
List two competitive advantages enabled by storage networks.
Any two of the following are correct: increased throughput, improved flexibility, higher scalability, LAN-free backups, server-free backups, advanced volume management.
What is an IP-SAN?
An IP network designed specifically to transport only iSCSI traffic.
What block-level storage protocol is commonly used in desktop and laptop PCs?
What is the latest version of the SCSI protocol?
What is the term for an adapter that processes TCP packets on behalf of the host CPU?
TCP Offload Engine (TOE).