SAN AND NAS STORAGE

- What Is "Shared Storage"? (Techopedia)
- NAS, SAN, or DAS? Choosing The Right Storage Technology For Your Organization (StorageSearch)
- What Is The Difference Between A NAS And A SAN? (The Register)
- Pros And Cons Of Fibre Channel And Ethernet Storage (TechRepublic)
- Virtual Server Storage: Choosing Between Fibre Channel, iSCSI And NAS (TechTarget)


FIBER CHANNEL (FC)

- Storage Networking 101: Understanding Fibre Channel (EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet)
- What Is Fiber Channel? (Techopedia)
- Fiber Channel Topology And Port Types (TechWorld)
- WWN And Port Addressing In FC (Wikipedia)
- Understanding FC Zoning And Masking (EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet)
- Creating A Zone With Brocade (Video)
- What Is Multipathing (MPIO)? (TechTarget)
- Multipathing In Redhat Linux (Kaivanov Blog)
- Installing MPIO In Windows 2008 (Microsoft)
- Installing MPIO In Windows Server 2012 (Microsoft)
- Storage Explorer For Windows 2008 (TechNet)
- What Is ALUA Exactly? (YellowBricks)
- VMware PSP and SATP in Plain English (Stephen Foskett)
- Multipathing Policies In VMware (VMware)
- Obtaining Lun And Path Info In VMware (VMware)
- Checking HBAs in Linux (OpenTechGuides)
- Show Storage Luns Allocated on Linux (Linoxide)
- Disk Alignment And Block Size in VMFS/VM/SAN (VMware)
- Explanation Of IOPS And Latency (RecoveryMonkey)
- ESXTOP and San Performance (VMware)
- Monitoring FC Performance In Windows (TechNet)
- Pinpointing I/O bottlenecks on Linux (DirtyCache)

INTERNET SMALL COMPUTER SYSTEM INTERFACE (iSCSI)

- Introduction to iSCSI (LinuxMag)
- iSCSI: A Practical Introduction (MosaicTec)
- iSCSI: Internet Small Computer System Interface (TechTarget)
- Fibre Channel vs. iSCSI: The war continues (InfoWorld)
- Scanning iSCSI In Linux (RedHat)
- iSNS Server Overview (Microsoft)
- Microsoft iSCSI Software Initiator (TechRepublic)
- Linux iSCSI Software Initiator (Synology)
- VMware iSCSI Software Initiator (VMware)
- vStorage: Hardware Of Software Initiator? (vInfrastructe)
- CHAP Authentication Method In VMware (VMware)
- CHAP Setup in Linux (NetAPP)
- CHAP In Windows (Synology)
- Jumbo Frames: Should You Use Them? (NetworkWorld)
- VLAN Tagging: Understanding VLANS Ethernet Frames (FireWall)
- What To Expect From iSCSI Link Aggregation (ITworld)
- Linux Etherchannel Link Aggregation LACP Bonding (LinuxIP)
- NIC Teaming LACP In Windows (MaximumPC)
- LACP Aggregation In VMware (VMware)
- VMware IO Analyzer Appliance (VMGuru)
- IOMETER Beginners Guide (Greg Porter)
- Troubleshooting VMware Storage Latency Problems (Tim Carr)
- Quick Start Guide For IPERF And TC (Steven Gordon)

OTHER USEFUL STUFF

- Volume Shadow Copy Service Overview (MicroSoft)
- What Is VAAI And What Does It Mean For Virtualization (GestaltIT)
- Optimizing NFS Performance (SourceForge)
- Just What Is Samba? (Samba.org)
- IOSTAT Man Page (Die.net)
- Compression Vs. Deduplication (George Crump)
- Standard RAID Levels (Wikipedia)
- Persistent Reservations In Linux (Linux-IO)
- Resolving SCSI Reservation Conflicts (VMware)
- Clear-ClusterDiskReservation (Microsoft)