S-8100B - FC Extension Gateway


The S-8100B Is a Flexible and Powerful FC and LANs Over SONET/SDH Gateway

S-8100B Deployment Diagram

  • S-8100B has eight ports: Layer 2 Ethernet, FC and SONET/SDH predefined per customer request and deployment objectives.
  • Implements trunking mechanism, allowing cost effective deployments of up to seven parallel LAN or/and FC fabrics over a single Sonet/SDH WAN connection.
  • Presents a "B" port to the local FC switch. This provides an industry standard interface that lets all standard and proprietary FC services pass from one remote site to another.
  • Supports redundant connections for high availability and load balancing.
  • Engineered for Long Distance - transferring FC over POS using OC-3/STM-1 or OC-12/STM-4 for distances of thousands of kilometers, without performance degradation and with data delivery guaranteed.

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See also: i-8100B