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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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switch something to (something else)

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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iSCSI will discover the re-exposed IP addresses and create a new connection thus enabling the hosts to proceed with communication through a new switch to the storage systems.
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)
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.
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.
These devices extend Mindspeed's broad line of field proven, high-performance crosspoint switches, while offering significantly better power efficiency than comparable alternative solutions -- nearly a 40 percent advantage for Mindspeed's M21130 68x68 crosspoint switch to a four-fold advantage for the M21110 17x17 switch.
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.
Capellix Becomes Industry's First Switch to Combine Optimized Loop