iSCSI (Internet SCSI) Target and Initiator Configuration

Posted at November 11, 2016 at 12:50 pm by Jithin

iSCSI, stands for internet small computer interface. It is a network protocol and it allows you to use the SCSI protocol over TCP/IP networks.   Initiator In iSCSI initiator is typically implemented in software, and functions similar to a hardware iSCSI HBA to access targets from a remote storage server. Using a software-based ISCSI initiator requires connecting to an existing Ethernet network of sufficient bandwidth to carry the expected storage traffic. Configuring an iSCSI client in   [...]

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Common Network Protocols and Their Ports

Posted at August 4, 2016 at 5:00 pm by Jithin

There are many protocols while establishing a connection in the internet. According to the type of connection need to be established, the protocols used varies. The protocols define the characteristics of the connection. Let’s see what a protocol is.   Network Protocol Simply, a protocol is a set of rules. A network protocol is a set of rules followed by the network. Network protocols are formal standards and policies made up of rules, procedures and formats that defines communicatio   [...]

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