Subject: Re: Configurating DSSI drives on MicroVAX 3400 (and 3300)
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Date: 10/10/2000 11:40:16
> DSSI came out during my 8 year absence from Vaxland. Could somebody help
> me out and tell me what the advantages were for DSSI?
As far as I can see the advantage of DSSI is that the drives were
themselves really smart; each drive was, in effect, a mini-HSC. You could
do a set host to them and configure them. I don't think anything is as
configurable, not even SCSI.