Ethernet storage

"Ethernet storage consists mainly of network attached storage (NAS) and iSCSI storage area networks (SANs), rather than Fibre Channel (FC) SAN storage. Ethernet storage devices use the common Ethernet networking technology for shared storage instead of FC switching. This topics page includes the latest news and valuable resources for Ethernet storage. "

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  • 10BASE-T

    10BASE-T is an Ethernet standard for local area networks and one of several physical media specified in the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 802.3 standard. Continue Reading

  • 1000BASE-T (Gigabit Ethernet)

    1000BASE-T is Gigabit Ethernet -- 1 gigabit is 1,000 megabits per second (Mbps) on copper cables, using four pairs of Category 5 (Cat5) unshielded twisted pair (UTP) to achieve the gigabit data rate. Continue Reading

  • SAN vs. NAS: What are the key differences?

    Compare SAN and NAS and find out what to consider when using each storage system format. Object storage and the cloud are also affecting the storage options that are available. Continue Reading

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