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24G SAS Feature Focus: Inherent Scalability and Flexibility

[Editor’s Note: This is part of a series of blog posts discussing 24G SAS features.] By: Jeremiah Tussey, Vice President, SCSI Trade Association; Alliances Manager, Product Marketing, Data Center Solutions, Microchip Technology, December 12, 2019 Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) and the SCSI protocol are undergoing an evolution, transitioning to 24G SAS and implementing new features… Read more »

SAS Lives On and Here’s Why

By: Rohit Gupta, Enterprise Segment Management, Western Digital In the Zettabyte Age, data is the new lifeline. Data is transforming anything and everything at an unprecedented rate in the globally connected world. Businesses are constantly looking for new ways of collecting, storing, and transforming various forms of data to extract intelligence for better decisions, improve… Read more »

24G SAS Feature Focus: Active PHY Transmitter Adjustment

[Editor’s Note: This is part of a series of upcoming blog posts discussing 24G SAS features.] By: Rick Kutcipal (SCSI Trade Association), with contributions from Tim Symons (Microchip), November 12, 2019 The first 24G SAS plugfest was held the week of June 24, 2019, and products are expected to begin to trickle out into the… Read more »

24G SAS Feature Focus: Forward Error Correction

[Editor’s Note: This is the first in a series of upcoming blog posts discussing 24G SAS features.] By: Cameron T. Brett (SCSI Trade Association), with contributions from Tim Symons (Microchip) and Alvin Cox (Seagate), October 21, 2019 Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) and the SCSI protocol continue to innovate with one of the storage industry’s longest… Read more »

Microchip Brings Industry’s First 24G SAS Storage Expanders and Controllers to Inaugural Plugfest

Microchip, together with the SCSI Trade Association, is driving toward vendor interoperability and demonstrating how 24G SAS alleviates storage bottlenecks in data centers CHANDLER, Ariz., June 26, 2019 — Microchip Technology Inc. (Nasdaq: MCHP), via its Microsemi Corporation subsidiary, will participate in the industry’s first plugfest for the SCSI Trade Association’s latest 24G Serial Attached… Read more »

2019 Board of Directors Announced by SCSI Trade Association as SAS Remains the Dominant Storage Interconnect Technology for Data Centers

Cameron T. Brett, Director, Outbound Marketing and Communications at Toshiba America Electronic Components Elected as New STA President SAN FRANCISCO, February 5, 2019 — As a globally recognized and trusted authority on Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) technology used in data storage interconnects, the SCSI Trade Association (STA) today announced its 2019 Board of Directors. The… Read more »

Storage Visions 2018

Chet Mercado, STA Board Member and Technical Marketing Manager, Western Digital Corporation, presented a brief update on SAS titled “Scale Your Data Center with SAS” on October 23, 2018 as part of the “Software Visions for High Performance Applications—Holding the beast at bay” session at Storage Visions. Download the PDF version of the presentation here:… Read more »