The i-8100A SAN extension gateways with AR/DAT utilized to interconnect two remote FC fabrics over MAN/WAN without SAN merge. IBM equipment includes IBM 3584 tape libraries with 2 LTO2 enclosures from iSeries 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 on the IBM BCRS recovery site.