Data Center Interconnect Design Guide for Virtualized Workload Mobility with Cisco, EMC, and VMware
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Acronyms


Acronyms


Table B-1 provides key terminology acronyms used in Data Center Interconnect technologies.

Table B-1 Acronyms

ACE

Application Control Engine

DCI

Data Center Interconnect

DWDM

Dense Wave Division Multiplexing

FC

Fibre Channel

FCP

Fiber Channel Protocol

FCIP

Fibre Channel over IP

FHRP

First Hop Redundancy Protocol

FW

Firewall

GSS

Global Site Selector

HSRP

Hot Standby Routing Protocol

LAN

Local Area Network

MAC

Media Access Controller

MAN

Metro Area Network

Nexus 1000v

Nexus 1000 virtual switch

Nexus 7K

Nexus 7000 Data Center switch

OTV

Overlay Transport Virtualization

SAN

Storage Area Network

STP

Spanning Tree Protocol

UCS

Unified Computing System

VDC

Virtual Device Context

VEM

Virtual Ethernet Module

VSM

Virtual Switch Module

VIP

Virtual IP address

VSG

Virtual Security Gateway

VLAN

Virtual Local Area Network

VM

Virtual Machine

VNMC

Virtual Network Management Center

vPC

Virtual Port Channel

VPN

Virtual Private Network

VWM

Virtualized Workload Mobility