||Affordable Start Up Costs:
Economical IP connectivity: 70% lower cost than FC alternatives.
Built in RAID functionality: Reduce need to invest in managed storage across enclosures.
FC and SCSI compatibility: Allow use of inexpensive commodity storage
Agent-Free volume management: Eliminate need to purchase and manage agents on every server.
||Low Operational Costs:
Full storage continuity: Eliminate costly effects of storage failure and downtime.
Use existing IP management knowledge.
Network-based volume management: No need to install and upgrade agents over multiple servers and multiple operating systems.
Integrated RAID functionality: Eliminate need to configure each enclosure independently.
End-to-end storage visibility & control from a central location that can be located remotely.