NSS as an ISCSI target

I shows that the boxes to NSS support used like a Bay of ISCSI storage for servers.  Is this a feature without notice, or are there plans to support ISCSI with these boxes?


The current NSS product on the market doesn't support ISCSI storage for servers.  However, the disk/volume virtualization is supported by NSS. The ISCSI function will be available in the next genreation of Cisco SMB NAS.

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