Fibre Channel Over TCP/IP (FCIP), July 2004
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- File formats:
- PROPOSED STANDARD
- Updated by:
- RFC 7146
- M. Rajagopal
- ips (tsv)
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Fibre Channel Over TCP/IP (FCIP) describes mechanisms that allow the interconnection of islands of Fibre Channel storage area networks over IP-based networks to form a unified storage area network in a single Fibre Channel fabric. FCIP relies on IP-based network services to provide the connectivity between the storage area network islands over local area networks, metropolitan area networks, or wide area networks. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.