Article: The Future of Storage – Seven Fundamental Reasons why FCoE will fail

An article I wrote on concerns about FCoE adoption has been posted at The Future of Storage and reviews seven reasons why FCoE might not achieve critical mass in the marketplace.

Feedback appreciated. Is anyone considering using FCoE in real life ?

If you are arriving here from The Future of Storage you may be interested in my series of articles on iSCSI design. Join me as a I research and document an iSCSI Network.

iSCSI Network Designs Part 1 – introduction and some basics

iSCSI Network Designs Part 5 – iSCSI Multipathing, HA and HBA

All iSCSI Network Design articles

About Greg Ferro

Greg Ferro is a Network Engineer/Architect, mostly focussed on Data Centre, Security Infrastructure, and recently Virtualization. He has over 20 years in IT, in wide range of employers working as a freelance consultant including Finance, Service Providers and Online Companies. He is CCIE#6920 and has a few ideas about the world, but not enough to really count.

He is a host on the Packet Pushers Podcast, blogger at and on Twitter @etherealmind and Google Plus

You can contact Greg via the site contact page.

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