The i-8100B SAN extension gateways utilized to interconnect two remote SAN fabrics over MAN/WAN. Global Mirror is running to IBM® Storwize V7000 Storage Server from xSeries servers located at customer site
LightSand i-7100F FICON extension gateways used to extend FICON channel over the MAN/WAN. IBM equipment included IBM Tape Libraries 3494, VTS PtP B20 and zSeries servers. Additional equipment included ESS-800 storage subsystems and enterprise class Ethernet switches. The effective extension distance is 44km.