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Concise Analysis of the International SAN Switches Market


DUBLIN, Mar. 05, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International SAN Switches Market" report to their offering.


FCoE SAN technology is gaining popularity in the data storage environment as it relies on a number of new protocols and new features.. At the same time, FCoE has many advantages over the ethernet. The major change is that FCoE offers far more intelligence and capabilities in terms of access and routing decisions. Hence, FCoE SAN switches are more involved in the network than the basic ethernet switches.

Hence, many end-users are adopting FCoE SAN technology to better manage network data traffic and storage across the organizational network. According to the report, one of the major factors driving the Global SAN Switch market is the emerging need to reduce storage administration costs. The Global SAN Switch market is driven by the fact that SAN devices offer a significant reduction in the overall network data storage cost.

For organizations across the globe, particularly SMEs, the need to reduce the overall cost is a major criterion for adopting storage devices. Further, the report states that one of the major challenges faced by the market is the high cost of FC SAN solutions. FC SAN solutions, which are the most dominant and efficient of technologies currently available in the Global SAN market, are expensive to implement. Setting up a SAN requires a fiber channel HBA to assist each host that is attached to the SAN and also the appropriate cables to connect all this together.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Executive Summary

2. List of Abbreviations

3. Introduction

4. Market Research Methodology

5. Scope of the Report

6. Market Landscape

7. Geographical Segmentation

8. Key Leading Countries

9. Vendor Landscape

10. Buying Criteria

11. Market Growth Drivers

12. Drivers and their Impact

13. Market Challenges

14. Impact of Drivers and Challenges

15. Market Trends

16. Key Vendor Analysis

17. Other Reports in this Series

Companies Mentioned:

  • ATTO Technology
  • Arista Networks
  • Brocade Communications Systems
  • Chelsio Communications
  • Cisco Systems
  • Emulex
  • IBM
  • Intel
  • LSI
  • Mellanox Technologies
  • QLogic

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