Information Technology – Fibre Channel – Generic Services - 6 (FC-GS-6)
|Publication Date:||13 May 2010|
This standard describes in detail the services accessed by well-known addresses defined in FC-FS-3.
Generic Services described in this document are:
a) Directory Service;
b) Management Service; and
c) Event Service.
In addition, to the aforementioned Generic Services, the Common Transport (CT) protocol is described. The Common Transport service provides a common FC-4 for use by Generic Services.
The following commands, parameter data, and features defined in previous versions of this standard are made obsolete by this standard:
a) RFD_ID (Register FC-4 Descriptor);
b) GFD_ID (Get FC-4 Descriptors);
c) RPN_ID (Register Port Name);
d) RPT_ID (Register Port Type)
e) Third-Party registrations;
f) Unsolicited transaction modes;
g) Asynchronous transaction mode;
h) Alias Server;
i) Multicast Server;
j) Class 1 and associated functionality, and
k) Class 6 and associated functionality.