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Will You Favor Standards-based Storage?
|What are your hopes for SMI-S?|
|Will you require SMI-S support of your future storage purchases?|
|What part of the storage infrastructure is most in need of standards?|
Many storage vendors are busy building in the Storage Networking Industry Association's Storage Management Interface Specification, (SMI-S, a.k.a. Bluefin) to their products. This month, we tried to gauge storage managers' interest in SMI-S, and the jury is still out. Overall, more storage managers had high hopes (rating
This was first published in June 2003