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switch something (from something) (in)to something

to change something from one thing into another. The magician switched the silk scarf from red into green. I would love to be able to switch lead into gold.
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to change something to something else. It was hot so I switched the thermostat from heating to cooling. Mary switched the controls to automatic so she wouldn't have to worry about them constantly.
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to change to something. I am going to switch to a cheaper brand of tissues. We switched to a different long-distance telephone company to save some money.
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The hosts in the primary site continue working without interruption through the iSCSI switch to the remote storage systems even though the primary storage systems are off-line.
NYSE:SBC) is deploying Lucent's new high-capacity switch to more cost effectively support voice and data calls--such as wireless, Internet-dialup and long distance--that enter and exit SBC's local network.
Additionally, the 3Com Switch 5500G-EI earned The Tolly Group's "First & Foremost" distinction as the first switch in its class with Power over Ethernet (PoE) in a stackable Gigabit switch to power Voice over IP (VoIP) phones, IP security cameras, wireless access points and other PoE-enabled devices.
In order to set the stage to illustrate the benefits of adding a back-end switch to a storage server, we will first discuss design issues of conventional storage servers.
User and mobility-aware wireless controller that enables any Layer 2 switch to be a wireless switch - 3Com Wireless LAN Controller WX4400
In this environment, the hub facilitates the broad, concentrated connectivity for storage while the Loop Switch takes the place of the Backbone Switch to provide the needed concurrency and zoning.
As a result, Z-force expects the file switch to drive the transition of NAS from closed, proprietary point solutions to an open, standards-based and scalable architecture.
Grant information can be passed back from the switch to the port cards.
Taqua's OCX is the first next-generation Class 5 switch to receive Rural Utilities Service (RUS) listing from the U.
Port type - Fabric (F), Fabric Loop (FL), or switch to switch, (E)
The SuperStack 3 Switch 4400's support for Quality of Service (QoS) "emerged as the key differentiator for the switch to support delay-sensitive traffic," such as voice traffic on the network, according to the report.
In addition, the SAN switches introduce the industry's first software-upgradeable loop switch to connect Arbitrated Loop storage devices and servers in a SAN.
Capellix Becomes Industry's First Switch to Combine Optimized Loop
Based on the proven performance and architecture of the TPC-C record-setting Capellix 3000 Modular SAN Switch, the Capellix 2000 is the industry's first 8-port SAN switch to provide multi-gigabit plug-in module expansion to simplify the growth of entry-level SANs in mainstream environments.
With ArrowPoint's Web switches, Road Runner is able to control what content is cached by defining policies that direct the switch to send requests for Road Runner's home page, as well as other popular content, to the caches, while bypassing them for non-cacheable content, such as CGI or ASP.