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Pawlo P Prawdiuk, Eric Thorn, Stephen P De Groote: System and method for configuring fibre-channel devices. Cisco Technology, Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth P A, April 3, 2007: US07200610 (43 worldwide citation)

A system includes a configuration module operable to configure a routing device to communicate with one or more network devices. Each of the network devices having device identifiers and other device data. The device data can be maintained in a database. The system also includes a command interprete ...


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Timothy J Kuik, David Patrick Thompson, Mark A Bakke, Clayton Stuart Haapala, Stephen P De Groote, Craig A Johnson, James D Muchow: SCSI-based storage area network having a SCSI router that routes traffic between SCSI and IP networks. Cisco Technology, Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth P A, January 16, 2007: US07165258 (40 worldwide citation)

A system and method for accessing Storage Area Networks over an IP network. A SCSI request is generated and encapsulated in one or more IP packets. The encapsulated SCSI request is routed over an IP network and received by a storage router. The storage router extracts the SCSI request from the one o ...


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Timothy J Kuik, David Patrick Thompson, Mark A Bakke, Clayton Stuart Haapala, Stephen P De Groote, Craig A Johnson: Session-based target/LUN mapping for a storage area network and associated method. Cisco Technology, Schwegman Lundberg Woessner and Kluth P A, March 6, 2007: US07188194 (37 worldwide citation)

A storage router having an internet protocol (IP) port for coupling to a network supporting IP packets, a fibre channel port for coupling to a fibre channel network to a plurality of storage devices, and a SCSI router having an iSCSI interface that extracts SCSI command and data information from pac ...


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Dennis Hadders, Stephen P De Groote, Mark A Bakke: Network router failover mechanism. Cisco Technology, Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth P A, March 20, 2007: US07194653 (32 worldwide citation)

A method, system, apparatus, and signal-bearing media for determining connectivity information for routers running on servers that are attached to a device. A router is resigned in favor of a corresponding router at another server when the corresponding router has better connectivity to the device, ...


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Timothy J Kuik, David Patrick Thompson, Mark A Bakke, Clayton Stuart Haapala, Stephen P De Groote, Craig A Johnson: Virtual SCSI bus for SCSI-based storage area network. Cisco Technology, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, October 9, 2007: US07281062 (26 worldwide citation)

A storage router having an internet protocol (IP) port for coupling to a network supporting IP packets, a fibre channel port for coupling to a fibre channel network to a plurality of storage devices, and a SCSI router having an iSCSI interface that extracts SCSI command and data information from pac ...


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Timothy J Kuik, David Patrick Thompson, Mark A Bakke, Clayton Stuart Haapala, Stephen P De Groote, Craig A Johnson, James D Muchow: SCSI-based storage area network having a SCSI router that routes traffic between SCSI and IP networks. Cisco Technology, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, October 14, 2008: US07437477 (13 worldwide citation)

A system and method for accessing Storage Area Networks over an IP network. A SCSI request is generated and encapsulated in one or more IP packets. The encapsulated SCSI request is routed over an IP network and received by a storage router. The storage router extracts the SCSI request from the one o ...


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Timothy J Kuik, David Patrick Thompson, Mark A Bakke, Clayton Stuart Haapala, Stephen P De Groote, Craig A Johnson: Session-based target/LUN mapping for a storage area network and associated method. Cisco Technology, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, March 17, 2009: US07506073 (9 worldwide citation)

A storage router having an internet protocol (IP) port for coupling to a network supporting IP packets, a fibre channel port for coupling to a fibre channel network to a plurality of storage devices, and a SCSI router having an iSCSI interface that extracts SCSI command and data information from pac ...


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Stephen P De Groote, Mark A Bakke, Bonny Parker: Transparent mode. Cisco Technology, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, August 18, 2009: US07577735 (4 worldwide citation)

A method, system, apparatus, and signal-bearing media for provided discovering a target device via one port of a plurality of virtual ports, creating a target data structure associated with the target device, and allocating a second port of the plurality of virtual ports to a host if the second port ...


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Stephen P De Groote: Reserve release proxy. Cisco Technology, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, September 20, 2011: US08024418

A method, system, apparatus, and signal-bearing media for finding a logical unit data structure associated with a command and a logical unit of a device, selecting a command table based on the logical unit data structure and a host that issued the command, indexing the command into the command table ...


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Stephen P De Groote, Mark A Bakke, Bonny Parker: Transparent mode. Cisco Technology, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, November 27, 2012: US08321559

A method, system, apparatus, and signal-bearing media for provided discovering a target device via one port of a plurality of virtual ports, creating a target data structure associated with the target device, and allocating a second port of the plurality of virtual ports to a host if the second port ...