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SDC 2020 Presentations Now Available

This year’s SDC sessions and keynote presentations are available to all on our SNIAVideo YouTube Channel. Covering 18 different technology tracks, you can access presentations on Storage Architecture, Computational Storage, Blockchain, Key Value, NVMe-oF, Persistent Memory and much more.

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Every year, SNIA recognizes our individual volunteers and group volunteers for their extraordinary efforts through its SNIA Recognition Program. Nominate a volunteer today!

Native NVMe-oF™ Drive Specification v1.0.1 Published

The popularity of NVMe and NVMe-oF storage has resulted in the development of Ethernet-connected storage devices (Native NVMe-oF Drives) and subsystems supporting this standard interface. This document specifies the interfaces to these devices.


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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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Blogs, Webcasts & Podcasts


An FAQ on the Data Reduction Fundamentals
This Q&A from SNIA experts clears up confusion around different data reduction and data compression techniques SNIA NFS Blog


#134: Best Practices for OpenZFS L2ARC in the Era of NVMe
by Ryan McKenzie, Performance Engineer, iX Systems SNIA Podcasts


Upcoming Webcast: Not Again! Data Deduplication for Storage Systems
Organizations inevitably store multiple copies of the same data. How do we stop the duplication madness? Join this webcast where we’ll discuss how to reduce the number of copies of data that get stored, mirrored, or backed up. SNIA Webcasts


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