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  • This roadmap shows the availability of prototypes and end-user products for each generation of SAS
  • Schedule for 24G SAS is based on an understanding of the status of the SAS-4 standard and a general knowledge of industry product development
  • Plugfest is an event where industry participants test their prototype products to confirm interoperability
    • First 24G SAS Plugfest is expected to occur in Q2 2019
  • End-user products typically become available approximately 12-18 months after the first Plugfest
    • 24G SAS end-user products are anticipated in early to mid 2020

View / download the PDF version of this roadmap: SAS_Technology_Roadmap_July2018_with_notes_final.pdf (421KB)