Intel Opens Fibre Channel Over Ethernet Code to Reduce Network Cost and Complexity

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Dec. 18, 2007 – Intel Corporation has released a software initiator package to drive the development of Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) solutions for the Linux* operating system. FCoE is a proposed specification that will allow Fibre Channel SAN traffic to run over Ethernet. By consolidating LAN and SAN traffic onto a single fabric, FCoE will simplify network infrastructure in the datacenter.

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