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System z End-to-End Extended Distance Guide by Ulrich Schlegel, Giancarlo Rodolfi, Fabio Pereira, Mauricio Nogueira, Iain Neville, Gary Fisher, Richard Davey, Jack Consoli, Frank Kyne

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Storage area network
A storage area network (SAN) is a dedicated private network that provides servers with access to storage devices that are physically separated from the server. A SAN enables the storage to be used as though it was local to the server, but also provides the ability to share the storage across many servers. This chapter provides information about SAN topics that are pertinent to extended distance support for System z.
Specifically, this chapter includes the following topics:

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