NLA Consulting Services
Robert W. Kembel is an independent consultant and the founder of Connectivity Solutions, a training and design firm that specializes in Serial Attached SCSI (SAS), Fibre Channel, ESCON, and IBM Block Multiplex Channel. He has over 28 years of product development and I/O subsystem architecture experience at IBM. He has represented IBM's high performance tape and library products at the ANSI Fibre Channel and SCSI committees, T11 and T10.

As both an architect and an experienced ASIC designer, he brings a unique blend of architectural overview to his classes tempered with a strong dose of implementor's practicality. He is a member of ANSI T11 committee, which is developing the Fibre Channel Standard and former technical editor of the Private Loop Direct Attach (FC-PLDA) document describing requirements for devices with direct attachment to Fibre Channel Arbitrated Loop.

NLA Training Services

Robert provides public seminars and on-site training in the following topics through Solution Technology:

• Fibre Channel Comprehensive Introduction
• Fibre Channel Arbitrated Loop
• Fibre Channel Switched Fabric
• Fibre Channel Storage Area Networks
• Fibre Channel Hands-on Labs
• Serial Attached SCSI (SAS)

Phone - 520-881-0877

Northwest Learning Associates, Inc. * 12 Water Street * Hingham, MA 02043-1943
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