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Re: FCoE Deployment
From: David <david () davidswafford com>
Date: Wed, 22 Feb 2012 18:06:48 -0500
yep, we're doing FCoE in an EMC Symettric, ESX, Nexus environment. All of our FCoE is over 10gb CNAs. We are having
good results, though we hit an odd bug on QLogics cards initially on pur HP DL 580s (affected twinax only -- if you
dropped on uplink , ie testing failover, throughput dropped to crap for disk i/o., that issue only cleared after a
power cycle of the server. Qlogic never fixed the issue so we RMAd nearly 30k in 10gb CNA cards and swapped everythibg
to fiber. So beware of that. I can get more detail on the affected cards,etc tomorrow if interested. Our entire
production VMware environment is off that setup.
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On Feb 22, 2012, at 10:02 AM, Jack Morgan <jack () bonyari com> wrote:
Does anyone know of any company or organization deploying FCoE in a
production environment? I'm curious how widely adopted this technology is.