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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Help Develop Our New Advanced-level Storage Certification Exam

If you are a Storage professional with the level of technical knowledge and broad storage industry experience we need, we would welcome your help.

SDC Call for Presentations is Now Open

SDC is now seeking storage development professionals willing to share their knowledge and experience by submitting a presentation proposal for consideration at SDC. The deadline to submit a proposal is May 10th.

Registration for SDC EMEA is Now Open

Don't miss your chance to attend SNIA's inaugural SDC EMEA on February 27, 2018 at the Dan Hotel in Tel Aviv, Israel. Register to attend a full day of vendor-neutral technical education and discussions. Prices go up after February 13th. Register 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.

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Blogs, Webcasts & Podcasts


Taking SDC to New Territories
You may have seen recently that the successful SNIA Storage Developer Conference is expanding into new regions and will be held in Tel Aviv later this month in addition to ...
SNIA On Storage Blog


Upcoming Webcast: Customer Support through Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning
Watson is a computer system capable of answering questions posed in natural language. Watson was named after IBM's first CEO, Thomas J. Watson. The computer system was ...
SNIA Webcasts


Watson: From Jeopardy! to Digital Support Assistant
When IBM Watson premiered on “Jeopardy!” viewers were mesmerized by Watson’s ability to answer the quiz show’s questions and most times ...
SNIA Cloud 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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