Patent Number: 7,047,327

Title: Method and structure for supporting flow control by a SCSI initiator during the data out phase of the packetized SCSI protocol

Abstract: A method for supporting flow control by a SCSI initiator using a Packetized SCSI Protocol includes transmitting a data packet information unit in a Packetized SCSI Protocol Data Out phase. The SCSI initiator also receives a signal in said Packetized SCSI Protocol Data Out phase to indicate whether another data packet information unit is to be transmitted in said Packetized SCSI Protocol Data Out phase.

Inventors: Young; B. Arlen (Palo Alto, CA)

Assignee: Adaptec, Inc.

International Classification: G06F 3/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/16/02018