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The NVM Command Set: New Specification, Features and More

By |2022-12-05T09:16:19-08:00December 5th, 2022|Blog|

By Mike Allison, Senior Director, Samsung At the inception of NVM Express® (NVMe®) technology, the NVM Command Set was the only mechanism for the NVMe specification to perform reads and writes. In today’s ecosystem, the majority of NVMe devices are using the NVM Command Set, and we will continue to see devices that support it. [...]

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NVMe® over RDMA Transport: Improving Network-Based Storage

By |2022-11-02T19:04:54-08:00November 2nd, 2022|Blog|

By Curtis Ballard, Distinguished Technologist, Hewlett Packard Enterprise The NVM Express® (NVMe®) over Remote Direct Memory Access (RDMA) transport was recently broken out into its own specification with the release of the NVMe 2.0 specifications. The NVMe over RDMA transport specification defines an interface for host software to communicate with NVM subsystems over a variety [...]

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NVMe® over TCP Transport: Enabling NVMe Adoption for the Masses

By |2022-10-25T11:29:01-08:00October 25th, 2022|Blog|

Sagi Grimberg, Co-Founder and CTO, LightBits Labs With the release of the NVM Express® over Fabrics (NVMe-oF™) 1.0 specification in 2016, the NVM Express organization made it possible for storage environments to extend the benefits of NVMe® technology across a networked fabric. In late 2018, NVM Express took this a step further by announcing added [...]

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NVM Express® over PCI Express® Specification: The Evolution of Storage Scalability

By |2022-08-29T08:18:36-08:00August 29th, 2022|Blog|

By John Geldman, Director of SSD Industry Standards, KIOXIA America Inc. From its inception, NVM Express® (NVMe®) technology has improved storage performance and complemented the PCI Express® (PCIe®) bus transport by providing a scalable, lower latency and more efficient solution than previous storage protocols. The NVMe over PCIe specification defines how NVMe architecture operates across [...]

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nvme-lint: New Open Source Tool to Help Validate the NVM Express® Specifications

By |2022-08-15T08:36:44-08:00August 15th, 2022|Blog|

By Karl Bonde Torp, Samsung NVM Express® (NVMe®) architecture has already overtaken SATA/SAS as the leading protocol for storage. As the adoption increases, so does the demand for new features to be added to the specifications. Since its inception, the specifications have expanded—adding the challenge of maintaining changes to the specification. For product developers implementing [...]

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NVM Express Awarded Flash Memory Summit’s Most Innovative Memory Technology Award

By |2022-08-08T05:55:46-08:00August 8th, 2022|Blog|

by Cameron Brett and Kerry Munson, NVM Express MWG Co-Chairs NVM Express is honored to receive the Flash Memory Summit (FMS) 2022 Most Innovative Memory Technology Award for the NVM Express® (NVMe®) 2.0 specifications. We are proud of this achievement and of the work from our member companies and contributors. As a result of a [...]

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FMS Back in Person: A Preview of the 2022 NVM Express-Sponsored Track

By |2022-07-26T16:05:51-08:00July 26th, 2022|Blog|

To say NVM Express is excited for the upcoming Flash Memory Summit (FMS) 2023 – taking place August 2-4 in Santa Clara, CA – would be a serious understatement. Flash Memory Summit (FMS) is returning to in-person after a two-year hiatus and we are looking forward to re-engaging with the wider storage community to highlight [...]

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NVMe® Key Value Command Set Provides the Key to Storage Efficiency

By |2022-07-18T09:42:22-08:00July 18th, 2022|Blog|

By Bill Martin, SSD I/O Standards, Samsung The NVM Express® Key Value (NVMe-KV) Command Set, ratified in June 2020, provides access to data on an NVMe® SSD namespace using a key, rather than a logical block address. Now that the NVMe-KV Command Set has been released as an official Command Set specification in the family [...]

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NVMe® Management Interface (NVMe-MI™) 1.2 Specification: What’s New?

By |2022-06-07T12:45:17-08:00June 7th, 2022|Blog|

By Austin Bolen, Distinguished Engineer, Server Storage at Dell EMC To evolve with the next phase of NVM Express® (NVMe®) technology, the NVMe Management Interface (NVMe-MI™) specification was modified to optimize NVMe SSD management and ensure interoperability with the other specifications. These changes have been released in the NVMe-MI 1.2 specification, which is available in [...]

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NVMe-oF™ Technology in the Wild – NVIDIA DGX SuperPOD with NVMe-oF Technology Simplifies Scaling Supercomputing Infrastructure

By |2022-05-16T08:04:26-08:00May 12th, 2022|Blog|

By Sebastian Grandjean Perrenod Comtesse, NetApp High Performance Computing (HPC) and supercomputing have always involved complex system designs featuring highly specialized equipment at a massive scale. Years ago, some companies realized that IT infrastructure should be streamlined, and together they jointly developed a common reference architecture to simplify the overall design process. The sole purpose [...]

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