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Watch 2020 Persistent Memory Summit Presentations

Feeling left out if you missed the Summit? Or just want to revisit key session points? Watch all the PM Summit presentations on our SNIAVideo YouTube Channel. You can also access the PDF presentations in the SNIA Educational Library.

SDC 2020 Sponsorships

100% of attendees recommend SDC! SDC 2020 will cover THE hottest technology topics, with 500 expected attendees, see the exciting sponsorship opportunities for this unique annual storage event.

Media Alert: Don't Miss SNIA at the March Open Compute Global Summit and Non-Volatile Memories Workshop

The Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA) will be presenting at the upcoming Open Compute Global Summit in San Jose, CA and showcasing a Persistent Memory demo at the Non-Volatile Memories workshop in San Diego, CA.


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Our areas of focus are well-aligned with both existing and emerging technologies, and with the needs of legacy and of emerging IT infrastructures.
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Take the Leap to SMI-S Version 8
SNIA recently approved SMI-S Version 1.8.0 Revision 4 as a Technical Position, making it the latest official version of the specification. Work is in progress to forward this version of the specification to ISO to become the newest international version of the SMI-S standard. SNIA SMI Blog


#119: Squeezing Compression into SPDK
by Jim Harris, Principal Software Engineer, Intel and Paul Luse, Principal Engineer, Intel
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Upcoming Webcast: Ethernet-attached SSDs—Brilliant Idea or Storage Silliness?
Who would want to attach SSDs directly to the network? Are these vendors brilliant or simply trying to solve a problem that doesn’t exist? What are the different solutions that could benefit from Ethernet SSDs? Which protocols would one use to access them? SNIA Webcasts


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