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Cisco MDS and Brocade Interop Issues with Per VC Flow Control

One issue to be mindful of when configuring Cisco MDS switches with Brocade switches is that Brocades Per VC Flow Control must be disabled.  Cisco MDS 9000 switches do not support Brocades Per VC Flow Control.  The flow control will … Continue reading

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What switches to buy (or not buy) for interop training

If you are going to build a storage lab to study for the CCIE Storage Networking, you will need to have switches from other vendors to test interop.  The Cisco CCIE Storage Lab equipment list makes it clear that you … Continue reading

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