IBM Flex System FC3171 8Gb SAN Pass-Thru Module

Highlights

The network architecture on the IBM® Flex System™ platform has been specifically designed to address data center challenges, giving you a very scalable way to integrate, optimize and automate your data center. The Flex System FC3171 8 Gb SAN Pass-Thru Module enables 8 Gb connectivity in transparent mode to storage from the Flex System chassis. It offers enhanced Fibre Channel functions like network port aggregation, auto stream guard, Enhanced N_Port ID Virtualization (NPIV) and automatic failover.

Product features

Enables 8 Gb connectivity to storage from the Flex System chassis and offers enhanced Fibre Channel functions like network port aggregation, auto stream guard, Enhanced N_Port ID Virtualization (NPIV) and automatic failover.

Hardware summary