Good Post by Erwin van Londen (thank you)
Houdini was a master in getting out of these things. Out of a swimming pool with a Straight-Jacket on I mean. This week I had an analogy to his problem. At a customer site Brocade Network Advisor (BNA) became totally unresponsive up to a point where it just stopped.
BNA has had a long history of development and is the evolved version of DCFM (Data Center Fabric Manager) which in itself was a merger of McData EFCM (Enterprise Fabric Connectivity Manager) and Brocade Fabric Manager.
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