The i-8100A SAN extension gateways with AR/DAT utilized to direct interconnect two DS over MAN/WAN. The i-8100A are implementing i-SWAN (Intelligent Storage WAN) technology. IBM® equipment includes IBM DS8100 and iSeries 570 servers located at customer site.
The i-7100F FICON extension gateways utilized to extend FICON channel over MAN/WAN. The solution is exercised in customer production environment in cooperation with IBM BCRS, Portugal. The DiskCopy is used to replicate customer's data from STK storage arrays at customer location to ESS-800 on the IBM BCRS recovery site.