ANSI - INCITS 418
Information Technology – Fibre Channel – Switch Fabric- 4 (FC-SW-4)
|Publication Date:||8 December 2006|
This American National Standard for FC-SW-4 describes the operation and interaction of Fibre Channel Switches.
This standard includes:
a) E_Port Operation and Fabric Configuration;
b) Path selection (FSPF);
c) Bridge Port (B_Port) Operation;
d) Distributed server interaction and communication;
e) Exchange of information between Switches to support zoning;
f) Distribution of Event Notifications between Switches;
g) Virtual Fabrics Switch Support;
h) Enhanced Commit Service;
i) Virtual Channels.