Author: Jim Pascoe, Hitachi Corporate Communications, interviewed Gary Goodwin, Firmware Development Engineer Hitachi Global Storage Technologies
In the following interview, Gary Goodwin of Hitachi Global Storage Technologies (Hitachi GST) reviews some of the key issues related to Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) scalability and how systems integrators (SIs) and other end-users deploying SAS-based storage are expected to benefit from the transition from parallel SCSI to SAS.
Gary Goodwin is a firmware development engineer at Hitachi GST with an extensive knowledge of Ultra320 SCSI, Fibre Channel and SAS. He has had a long career working with computer storage interface technologies. SIs will benefit from Gary's expertise presented in question and answer format.