Technology Showcase 2012 Taming the Data Beast
By Editor on Jan 18, 2012
The 2012 SCSI Trade Association Technology Showcase Event "Taming the Data Beast" Will Highlight the Latest in SAS Advancements
In today's digital environment which continues to explode at a historically unprecedented rate, the datacenter has evolved into an atmosphere of increasing storage complexities, high transaction processing and a fracturing enterprise that can all add up to an unruly "beast." At this year's SCSI Trade Association (STA) Technology Showcase, attendees will see first-hand how cutting-edge Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) technology solutions are tackling these issues and "Taming the Data Beast."
|What:||SCSI Trade Association Technology Showcase: Taming the Data Beast!|
|When:||Wednesday, May 9, 6:30 p.m. -- 9:30 p.m.|
|Where:||Santa Clara Hyatt, 5101 Great America Parkway, Santa Clara, CA 95054|
|Sponsors:||Amphenol, FCI, Fusion-io, Hitachi Global Storage Technologies, HP, Intel, JDSU, LSI, LeCroy, Molex, PMC-Sierra, SanDisk, Seagate, SerialTek, TE, Toshiba, WD and Xyratex|
|Showcase Supporters:||ATTO Technology, Dell, IBM, Microsoft and NetApp|
6:30 p.m. Presentations
|Welcome and Introduction:||
Harry Mason, President, STA
Director, Industry Marketing, LSI Corporation
"The Surge of Storage: A Market Overview and Trends"
Benjamin Woo, Program Vice President
IDC's Worldwide Storage Systems Research
"Reaping the Rewards of SAS Developments"
Dennis Martin, President, Demartek
"Windows Offload Data Transfer (ODX)"
Steve Olsson, Principal Program Manager Lead
Windows Core OS, Microsoft
"SCSI Express: The Smart Path to PCIe Storage"
Ron Noblett, HP, Vice President, Infrastructure & Storage
Industry-standard Servers & Software, Hyperscale
"SAS, A Peek into the Future"
Marty Czekalski, Vice President, STA
Interface and Emerging Architecture Program Manager, Seagate
7:30 p.m. Must See Demos
|SAS Goes the Distance||
Direct Storage to Server Connections for the Datacenter
Reliability and Availability The Heart of Enterprise Storage
|Tiered Storage in a Flash||
Tiered Storage Solutions with SAS
|"No Compromise" Performance||
12Gb/s SAS Designs Underway
|Storage Connectivity Solutions||
Higher Density, Managed Interface
|Advancements in PCIe Storage||
A Preview of SCSI Express
|Accelerating Remove Copy with Windows ODX||
Multiple Demonstrations of T10's Extended Copy Command