Media Alert: SNIA Announces Storage Developer Conference Keynote Speakers; SNIA Spotlights SNIA Swordfish™ Storage Management Standard at Pure//Accelerate and Storage Innovations at HPC & AI on Wall Street

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WHERE: The Roosevelt Hotel, New York, NY
WHEN: September 11-12, 2019

General Session – Thursday, September 12, 2019, 3:15 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Michael Oros, SNIA’s Executive Director, leads the panel discussion on high-performance scalable storage for data-intensive applications is a key component of HPC and AI environments. Our panel will discuss how storage innovations in FinTech and Capital markets are necessary to support I/O intensive workloads in financial markets. Visit us in booth 106.

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WHERE: Austin Convention Center, Austin, TX
WHEN: September 15-18, 2019

Speaking Session:
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 from 2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Reel It In: SNIA Swordfish™ Scalable Storage Management” 
SNIA Board Member and Chair of the Scalable Storage Management Technical Work Group, Richelle Ahlvers along with Barkz, a SNIA Storage Management Initiative Board Member

Visit the SNIA stand #612 at the Expo to engage, discover and learn more about the SNIA Swordfish™ specification that provides a unified approach for the management of storage and servers.

Storage Developer Conference 2019
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Santa Clara Hyatt Regency, Santa Clara, CA

WHEN: September 23-26, 2019

Storage Developer Conference (SDC) 2019 offers more than 100 presentations over 4 days on topics including computational storage, persistent memory, NVMe, Samba, Kubernetes, SNIA Swordfish™ and more.

SDC Keynotes

  • Scott Miller, Fellow, Systems Architecture, DreamWorks Animation
  • Gilbert Bouzeid, Lead Product Manager for eBay Storage, eBay

SMB3 Interoperability Lab
September 22-26, 2019, Co-located with SDC
The purpose of this Interoperability Lab (formally known as the SMB3 Plugfest) is for vendors to bring their implementations of SMB3 to test, identify, and fix bugs in a collaborative setting with the goal of providing a forum in which companies can develop interoperable products. SNIA provides and supports networks and infrastructure for the Interoperability Lab, creating a collaborative framework for testing. The participants of the Interoperability Lab work together to define the testing process, assuring that objectives are accomplished.

SNIA Swordfish™ Workshop
Tuesday, September 24, 2019: 2:50 p.m. – 3:05 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Included in your registration, SNIA’s Storage Management Initiative is hosting its second SNIA Swordfish™ Workshop at this year’s SDC. Visit interactive workstations of actual Swordfish implementations and work with open source software developed in support of the storage management standard.

SNIA Persistent Memory Hackathon
SNIA continues their successful 2019 Persistent Memory Hackathons with a multi-day program at SDC. SNIA persistent memory experts will support software developers in live coding exercises to better understand the various tiers and modes of persistent memory and explore existing best practices.

Press Pass
Members of the press are invited to attend SDC at no charge. Register here and use code SDC2019PressP6F8.

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