15 May 2013 - Standards organizations and open source communities join forces to promote standardscompliant interoperable cloud solutions at first Cloud Interoperability Week
02 April 2013 - April 2, 2013. (Orlando, FL) The Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA) today announced that it has scheduled several new technical plugfests that will take place throughout the year. These include six Storage Management Initiative Specification (SMIS) plugfests at the SNIA Technology Center, four Cloud Data Management Interface (CDMI) plugfests at various global event venues, and its annual SMB/SMB2/SMB3 (Server Message Block) plugfest at the SNIA Storage Developers Conference. The multiday plugfests are cooperative, indepth engineering testing efforts among multiple vendor and open source software projects. Customers benefit from products and solutions with increased interoperability and demonstrated specification conformance.
18 March 2013 -
Brussels March 18, 2013. - Ingram Micro Europe, a division of Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM), the world's largest wholesale technology distributor and a global leader in IT supply-chain, mobile device lifecycle services and logistics solutions, together with SNIA Europe, the industry association dedicated to the storage industry, will jointly attend the World Hosting Days Global 2013 on March 19-21 in Rust, Germany.
27 February 2013 - SNIA Europe London, United Kingdom, 27 February 2013. The Storage Networking Industry Association Europe (SNIA Europe) is pleased to announce its new leadership team for the Benelux country committee, its participation in the Brussels Storage Expo event, 20-21 March 2013, and its partnership with The Channel Transformation Alliance.
17 January 2013 - The New Hot Band IO Workload Reflects the Fair Measurement of IO Activity with Storage Arrays Featuring Increased Cache Sizes
04 January 2013 United States of America
- Display of client and enterprise PCIe SSDs from seven SSSI member companies, an outcome of the new PCIe SSD committee within the Solid State Storage Initiative (SSSI)
- Demonstration of the Workload I/O Capture Program which will utilize software to record SSD I/O operations for analysis
- A panel discussion featuring the SNIA Non-Volatile Memory (NVM) Programming Technical Work Group, whose goal is to provide guidelines to enable a common ecosystem for NVM-enabled software
17 October 2012 - SNIA Releases Version 1.5 of the Conformance Tests for SMI-S Thin Provisioning functionality is now tested to assist with the virtualization of todays cloud centric data centers. CTP v1.5 introduces testing for component diagnostics such as fans and sensors. CTP v1.5 introduces testing for remote storage replication known as Replication Services.
17 October 2012 - The Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA) today announced that its Cloud Data Management Interface (CDMI) specification, the first industry-developed open standard specifically for data storage as a service as part of cloud computing, has been designated an International Standard (IS) by the Joint Technical Committee 1 (JTC 1), a joint effort of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) for the purpose of standardization in the field of Information Technology
15 October 2012 - Ingram Micro Cloud and leading IT vendors within the Channel Transformation Alliance broaden the technology enablement focus to include virtualization, mobility, and unified communications.
23 August 2012 - London, 23rd August 2012 - The organisers of the SNW Europe, Datacenter Technologies and Virtualization World conferences have announced further details relating to the agenda of the three events taking place at Congress Frankfurt on 30th and 31st October 2012. Under the banner "Powering the Cloud", the conferences will feature a number of leading analyst houses and independent commentators hosting a series of half-day mini-tracks addressing the key issues and topics affecting most organisations' IT strategies and needs.