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Microchip Releases Industry’s First 24G SAS/PCIe Gen 4 Tri-mode Storage Controllers into Production

Smart Storage Platform delivers 3x higher performance than competing solutions CHANDLER, Ariz., January 12, 2021 — Server OEMs and cloud operators designing storage platforms for next-generation data centers need to deliver significantly higher performance through PCIe® Gen 4 x16 CPU interfaces and support for the latest NVMe™ SSDs and 24G SAS infrastructure. Microchip (Nasdaq: MCHP)… Read more »

SAS Isn’t Dying Any Time Soon

Article by: Cameron Brett, STA President, and Jeremiah Tussey, STA Vice President, for EE Times; October 12, 2020 You’ve no doubt heard it before. Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) is dying as a connected storage protocol in the data center. The simple truth is SAS remains the dominant storage interface today and will be for years… Read more »

Q&A from “SAS vs. NVMe Interface Smackdown” Webcast

The SCSI Trade Association continues to be blown away by the amount of views our most recent webcast titled “SAS vs. NMVe Interface Smackdown,” is receiving. If you want to see what all the buzz is about, you can still listen to it on our YouTube channel here. We’ve also captured a few of the… Read more »

SAS vs. NVMe: The future of the two key storage interfaces

Article on TechTarget.com, by Stacey Peterson; August 27, 2020 SAS and NVMe both play significant roles in enterprise storage. See how the two interfaces stack up in terms of performance, scalability, flexibility, manageability and the future. As NVMe SSDs make inroads into the enterprise market, the question remains: What’s in store for SAS drives? While… Read more »

Webcast: “SAS vs. NVMe Interface Smackdown”

  “SAS vs. NVMe Interface Smackdown” Webcast Date: Tuesday, August 11, 2020 Let’s get ready to rumble! In one corner, we have Cameron Brett, president of the SCSI Trade Association and Director of Enterprise and Cloud Storage Marketing at KIOXIA America, representing Serial Attached SCSI (SAS). The 30-year market incumbent, SAS is the dominant storage… Read more »

SAS Customers Expect Innovation, Backwards Compatibility

Article by: Gary Hilson for EE Times; July 21, 2020 With all the buzz surrounding NVMe, you’ve no doubt been wondering what it all means for SAS. Read this insightful article published in EE Times where representatives from Kioxia America and Microchip, including STA Vice President Jeremiah Tussey, weigh in on why SAS continues to… Read more »

KIOXIA America Highlights Next-Gen SSDs that Boost Server, Storage Performance at HPE Discover Virtual Experience

SAN JOSE, Calif., June 24, 2020 — This week at the HPE Discover Virtual Experience, KIOXIA America, Inc. (formerly Toshiba Memory America, Inc.), will showcase the critical role its flash-based solid state drives (SSDs) are playing in addressing the challenges of today – while accelerating the digital transformation of tomorrow. KIOXIA offers the industry’s broadest… Read more »

Microchip Technology and KIOXIA America Successfully Complete the Industry’s First 24G SAS End-to-End Storage Interoperability Testing

Successful product interoperability testing paves the way for broad industry deployment of 24G SAS infrastructure CHANDLER, Ariz., June 17, 2020 — Microchip Technology (Nasdaq: MCHP) and KIOXIA America, Inc. (formerly Toshiba Memory America, Inc.) today announced the successful completion of the industry’s first 24G SAS End-to-End Storage interoperability testing. Industry-standard 24G SAS Infrastructure delivers improved… Read more »

KIOXIA Launches Industry’s First 24G SAS SSDs for Servers, Storage

New PM6 Series Delivers Fastest1 Available SAS SSD Performance for Business-Critical Applications KIOXIA PM6 delivers industry-leading SAS SSD sequential read performance SAN JOSE, June 16, 2020 — The next generation of SAS has arrived, bringing improved performance, reliability and data protection along with it. Today, KIOXIA America, Inc. (formerly Toshiba Memory America, Inc.) became the… Read more »

Webcast: “SAS 201 – An Introduction to Enterprise Features”

Presenters: Rick Kutcipal, STA Board of Directors; Product Planning, Data Center Solution Group, Broadcom Inc. Tim Symons, Associate Technical Fellow, Microchip Technology, Inc.; Member of T10 developing SAS since 2005, Editor of SAS Protocol Layer (SPL) Date: June 16, 2020 About this Webcast As a follow-on to our popular SAS 101 webcast titled “The Most… Read more »