Storage Networking Industry Association

The SNIA is a non-profit global organization dedicated to developing standards and education programs to advance storage and information technology.

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Data protection through the lens of storage security

Article by Eric Hibbard, Chairman of the SNIA Storage Security Technical Work Group, published in SNS International's Summer 2018 edition. Read it now.

Storage Security Data Protection Technical White Paper

SNIA Storage Security Technical White Paper highlights the relevant data protection guidance from ISO/IEC 27040 and then builds upon it, covering topics such as data classification, retention & preservation, data authenticity, and data disposition.. Download the white paper today.


Technology Communities

Members who volunteer to be part of the many SNIA Technical Work Groups gain in-depth expert knowledge of the standards in development.

Learn more about SNIA's technical work and standards.

Blogs, Webcasts & Podcasts


SDC Podcast #71: Self-Optimizing Caches
by Irfan Ahmad, CEO, CachePhysics, Inc.
SNIA Podcasts


Upcoming Webcast: FCoE vs. iSCSI vs. iSER
The “Great Storage Debates” webcast series continues, this time on FCoE vs. iSCSI vs. iSER.
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Security GDPR, SNIA and You
SNIA has been tracking the requirements of the GDPR for a while now, and can provide a host of helpful content to introduce the GDPR and explain key elements that are relevant to storage ecosystems..SNIA Storage Blog


On Demand Webcast: State of Persistent Memory Technologies - What Does the Industry Need?
Hear the latest on Persistent Memory Technologies and bring your ideas on what the industry needs in user perspective case studies, best practices and vertical industry requirements.
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Storage Controllers – Your Questions Answered
Our experts answer your questions from our recent webcast “Everything You Wanted to Know about Storage but were Too Proud to Ask: Part Aqua – Storage Controllers.”
SNIA Ethernet Storage Blog


SNIA Events

From multi-day conferences to symposia to webcasts, SNIA develops and participates in events across the industry and around the world.

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Certification Programs

The SNIA Storage Networking Certification Program (SNCP) provides a strong foundation of vendor-neutral, systems-level credentials that integrate with and complement individual vendor certifications.

Learn more about the program and the benefits of becoming certified.

Certification Levels


The SNIA certification program was recently ranked by CIO Magazine as a "Top 7 Storage Certification," stating that IT professionals who earn the certification "join an elite group of storage networking professionals at the top of their games."


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