||Creating & Scaling Large Storage Pools:
Economical IP server connectivity: 70% lower cost than FC alternative, Cost-effective file serving for large capacities.
FC and SCSI interoperability and built in RAID functionality: Use of any storage system, including inexpensive commodity storage (IDE/Serial ATA enclosures) to eliminate vendor lock-in
Agent-free volume management: Eliminate need to purchase and maintain agents on every server.
||Managing Large Storage Pools:
Full storage availability: Eliminate costly downtime.
Use existing IP management expertise.
Network-based volume management: Build large storage volumes across enclosures for simple storage pooling.
Integrated RAID functionality for failover service.
End-to-end storage visibility & control.