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Microsemi Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Microchip Technology Inc. (Nasdaq: MCHP), today announced its new SXP 24G family of devices, the industry’s first 24G SAS (SAS-4) expanders for server and networked storage. 24G SAS doubles the bandwidth of the storage interconnect, which enables the full bandwidth of the PCIe Gen 4 to be utilized by the storage interconnect.
Cameron Brett, STA Board Member and Director, SSD Product Marketing at Toshiba Memory Corporation, will be presenting "Should I Build My All-Flash Array with SAS, SATA, or NVMe?" on Monday, September 24 at 4:35 p.m.-5:25 p.m. at Storage Developer Conference in Santa Clara, CA.
SAS, SATA, and NVMe SSDs are all now widely available in ever-larger sizes at competitive prices. Which makes the most sense in your all-flash array? Running high-performance applications such as databases or analytics requires tremendous bandwidth and lots of IOPS. Which interface does the best job? How about such issues as driver and OS support, compatibility with hard drives, upgrade paths, scalability, networking, and maintenance? Come listen to Cameron discuss the best solutions and help you gain a new understanding of what will do the job for you.
Learn more about SDC here.
STA and SNIA co-hosted a webcast titled “What’s Next in Storage: Analysts and Experts Share Their Predictions” on May 2, 2018. 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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