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Fiber channel communications: an open, flexible approach to technology
Author(s): Schelto J. van Doorn; Jerry K. Radcliffe
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Paper Abstract

Fiber channel is a new interface being developed for data system communications. This paper discusses the aspects of the physical interface including the technology options and interoperability considerations. Emphasis is given to the flexibility inherent in the structure of the standard that allows it to adapt to many communications technologies and allows for future extensions.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 March 1992
PDF: 9 pages
Proc. SPIE 1577, High-Speed Fiber Networks and Channels, (1 March 1992); doi: 10.1117/12.134923
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Schelto J. van Doorn, Siemens Fiber Optic Components (United States)
Jerry K. Radcliffe, IBM Corp. (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1577:
High-Speed Fiber Networks and Channels
Kadiresan Annamalai, Editor(s)

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