Thursday, February 08, 2007

Concepts :: gGlossary pick

Appliance - A network product designed to perform a specialized task with minimal user administration . In storage virtualization , an appliance is an embedded virtualization engine attached to a SAN.

Block level addressing - An algoithm for identifying blocks of data stored on disk / tape by number. Also known as Logical Block Addressing (LBA). Block address numbers are converted to physical locations on storage such as cylinder , head , sector for disk media.

CDB - Known as SCSI Command Descriptor Block. Used to transfer commands, status, data between an Initiator and Target through SCSI.


Anonymous said...

What is gGlossary?

Gokul said...

the 'g' in gGlossary stands for 'gokul' . so gGlossary stands for "gokul's Glossary pick" !