In the News
2018 Board of Directors Announced by SCSI Trade Association Moves Strong Legacy of SAS Technology in Enterprise Storage Forward – February 20, 2018
Serving as the voice of Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) technology used in data storage interconnects, the SCSI Trade Association (STA), today announced its 2018 Board of Directors. The veteran group of technology leaders have been elected to serve as a one-year term to develop strategic plans and executable programs that represent the interest of its members and the storage industry at large.
On January 23, 2018, Cameron Brett, STA Board Member, presented a brief SAS industry update at the SNIA Annual Members’ Symposium in San Jose, CA. Topics included 24G SAS Highlights, The Pillars of SAS, The Modern IT Infrastructure, and SAS as a Fabric.
STA and SNIA co-hosted a webcast titled “Build a Better Data Center with 24G SAS” on December 5, 2017. To listen to a recording of the webcast and/or download the presentation, please see the links below.
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From The Library
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