Emulex LP101 HBA Aims for Low End
Emulex's easily installable LP101 fibre channel host bus adapter should open up the world of storage area networks to companies with limited financial resources.Emulexs easily installable LP101 Fibre Channel host bus adapter should open up the world of storage area networks to companies with limited financial resources. The LP101, which shipped last month, has a low entry cost of $333 per card and is geared to small and midsize businesses. The adapter is a single-channel, 133MHz PCI-X device with support for gigabyte-per-second and 2GB-per-second Fibre Channel.
In tests, I was able to install and configure an Emulex LP101 card in minutes using the LP101s included suite of Emulex AutoPilot management and installation tools.