Fibre Channel over Ethernet: A beginners perspective

  title={Fibre Channel over Ethernet: A beginners perspective},
  author={Pranoti Kale and Ashwin Tumma and Harshada Kshirsagar and Pooja Ramrakhyani and Tejashri Vinode},
  journal={2011 International Conference on Recent Trends in Information Technology (ICRTIT)},
Fibre Channel over Ethernet is proposed mapping of Fibre Channel frames in existing Ethernet, a successful convergence of LAN and SAN. FCoE is not a replacement for conventional Fibre Channel but is an extension of Fibre Channel over a different link layer transport. The basic terminologies for FCoE are FCoE software Initiator and Target. Initiator of FCoE is the client requesting for the services like LUNs from target and Target may be server serving the Initiator's request by granting the… CONTINUE READING