The BCFP in Nutshell 16 Gbps exam study guide is now available at: http://www. I realized last night that I hadn’t listened to the BCFP nutshell guide (the one with audio) so I quickly went through that and I believe it helped a. There will be a BCFA in Nutshell study guide in the next week. That is what you want to prepare for the exam. The existing BCFP in a Nutshell is.

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Mon Aug 10, 4: I’m about a month away from starting a new job where I’ll be exposed to SANs.

Thu Sep 03, I’d like to start reading and learning more about them and wasn’t sure where a good place to start was. Some people equate hard zoning to port zoning because it was a restriction. Hypoluxa Ars Scholae Palatinae Registered: Dabbs Smack-Fu Master, in training Tribus: Aug 30, Posts: Feb 21, Posts: Tue Aug 25, That course sets you up to really understand the nuts and bolts of what’s happening under the covers when you assign someone a LUN or zone a server to a storage port.


Oct 25, Posts: So I wouldn’t worry about it. I’m in a netapp filer with brocade switch environment.

You need to remember there are two parts to a SAN What kind of storage will you be using? Mar 11, Posts: Brocade has certifications that are actually fairly well recognized in terms of Fiber Channel and SANs Mon Aug 31, 3: Thu Aug 27, 6: Wed Aug 26, Early on anytime you did wwn based zoning this was soft zoning Post 2Gb WWN based zoning was enforced by the asic until you hit a point where you had too many entries in your zoning database and the asic couldn’t conitnue to enforce this.

Tue Aug 18, 3: Any advise will be much appreciated.

Feb 16, Posts: So many memories though Tue Aug 11, 8: You could still send a packet directly to another host by knowing it’s destination FCID. For DS8k series there are people you can talk to that can get you access to real hardware for training purposes.

Mon Aug 10, 2: May 31, Posts: Ah the old soft hard zoneing terminaology Thu Aug 27, 8: I spent a couple minutes looking the other day and can’t find it in their education section, but it’s not a bad place to start. Tue Aug 18, 2: Mar 12, Posts: It may be frombut the concepts haven’t changed much: Mon Aug 10, 1: Wed Aug 26, 1: Jul 14, Posts: So thinking back it still probably a thing but was mostly around the 1gb to 2gb transition Ars Tribunus Angusticlavius et Subscriptor.


The fact that FC is free is awesome.

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Jun 24, Posts: Tue Aug 11, 1: Whickencrap Seniorius Lurkius Registered: Best resources for learning SANs 23 posts. Fri Aug 28, 9: Ars Legatus Legionis et Subscriptor. I went deeper and did the Brocade Certified Fabric Administrator, but that’s probably overkill unless you have a lot of hardware and complexity in your fabrics. Also to start managing netapp? Mon Aug nutshsll, 1: