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Fibre Channel vs. iSCSI: What Are The Differences?
Search Storage, January 19th, 2023
January 19, 2023,
Volume 298, Issue 3

Discover how Fibre Channel and iSCSI compare when it comes to meeting SAN performance, ease of use, manageability, total package and TCO requirements.

When iSCSI-based storage arrays first appeared in 2003, the technology was touted as a low-cost, few-frills alternative to Fibre Channel, the reigning king of the block storage hill. But that distinction quickly faded as leading data storage vendors joined the upstart array purveyors and added iSCSI storage to their product offerings. It wasn't long before the either-or arguments were replaced with considerations about which form of block storage would be the best fit for particular apps and environments.

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