Protocol: Fibre Channel Bytes

This statistic shows Fibre Channel bytes/second requested by initiators to Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance.


See Protocol: iSCSI Bytes for an example of a similar statistic with similar breakdowns.

When to Check Fibre Channel Bytes

Fibre Channel bytes/sec can be used as an indication of FC load, in terms of throughput. For a deeper analysis of FC activity, see Protocol: Fibre Channel Operations.

Fibre Channel Bytes Breakdowns

Table 5-37 Breakdowns of Fibre Channel Bytes

Breakdown Description


Fibre Channel client initiator.


Local SCSI target.


The project for this FC request.


The LUN for this FC request.

See Configuring Storage Area Network (SAN) in Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance Administration Guide, Release OS8.8.x for terminology definitions.

Further Analysis