A domain name is an identification label

A domain name is an identification label that defines a realm of administrative autonomy, authority, or control in the Internet. Domain names are also hostnames that identify Internet Protocol (IP) resources such as web sites. Domain names are formed by the rules and procedures of the Domain Name System (DNS). Domain names are used in[…]

An Article On SCSI Device Identification

In the new SCSI transport protocols, there is an automated process of “discovery” of the IDs. SSA initiators “walk the loop” to resolve what devices are there and then allocate each one a 7-bit “hop-count” value. FC-AL initiators use the LIP to interrogate each device port for its WWN. For iSCSI, because of the infinite[…]