About SNIA

The Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA) is a non-profit organization made up of member companies spanning information technology. A globally recognized and trusted authority, SNIA’s mission is to lead the storage industry in developing and promoting vendor-neutral architectures, standards and educational services that facilitate the efficient management, movement and security of information.

New SNIA Swordfish™ Specification Enables Easy-to-use Storage Management Solutions for the Modern Data Center

SNIA’s Storage Management Initiative (SMI) announced the completion of Version 1.0 of the SNIA Swordfish™ storage management specification. This specification extends the Distributed Management Task Force (DMTF) Redfish application programming interface (API) to handle the management of storage equipment and storage services found in modern data centers. Read the full release here.


New Contributed Article - Security: Storage management

Security is not really a “thing” at all, but rather a sort of condition. You can’t buy three tons of security! This “secure” condition can be said to exist when all the risks an organization faces are managed down to its risk tolerance at some point in time. Learn more in this candid Q&A article with SNIA Security TWG member, Richard Austin.



SNIA Matters Newsletter

SNIA Matters is SNIA's monthly newsletter that keeps you informed on SNIA announcements, programs, technology news, events, education, and more. Check out the latest edition of SNIA Matters.

Tuesday, January 17 - Friday, January 20, 2017
San Jose, CA USA

Don't miss the SNIA Annual Members' Symposium where you and your colleagues can join together for networking, working group meetings, informative keynote sessions, and other unique programs designed for SNIA members. Detailed information on the 2017 event can be found here.