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Storage Developer Conference 2018

Cameron Brett, STA Board Member and Director, SSD Product Marketing at Toshiba Memory Corporation, presented “Should I Build My All-Flash Array with SAS, SATA, or NVMe?” on September 24 at Storage Developer Conference. Topics covered include: All-Flash Array and Enterprise Storage Forecast AFAs Built on SAS AFAs Built on NVMe AFAs Built on SATA Comparison… Read more »

Western Digital Introduces New Dual-Port SAS SSD for Servers and Storage Arrays with Best-in-Class Performance

New Ultrastar® DC SS530 SAS SSD delivers improved power efficiency, double the storage capacity, and best-in-class performance for mission-critical applications SAN JOSE, Calif. — July 25, 2018 — Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ: WDC), a data technology leader, today introduced the new Ultrastar DC SS530 SAS SSD, the company’s highest-density drive and the fastest dual-port SAS… Read more »

Serial Attached SCSI Technology Roadmap

  Last updated: September 14, 2021 Notes: This roadmap shows the availability of prototypes and end-user products for each generation of SAS. Plugfest is an event where industry participants test their prototype products to confirm interoperability. End-user products typically become available approximately 12-18 months after the first Plugfest. View / download the PDF version of… Read more »

Applications Driving 24G SAS

Article by: Demartek, July 2018 24G SAS increases performance with double the effective speed and optimizations for SSD and SMR. SAS, or Serial Attached SCSI, has been in use for more than 10 years, starting with 3.0 Gb/s SAS in 2004 and then doubling in effective bandwidth with the release of each new generation. The… Read more »