Microsoft Project Denali

Microsoft creates industry standards for datacenter hardware storage and security
March 20, 2018
Kushagra Vaid General Manager, Azure Hardware Infrastructure

Today I’m speaking at the Open Compute Project (OCP) U.S. Summit 2018 in San Jose where we are announcing a next generation specification for solid state device (SSD) storage, Project Denali. We’re also discussing Project Cerberus, which provides a critical component for security protection that to date has been missing from server hardware: protection, detection and recovery from attacks on platform firmware. Both storage and security are the next frontiers for hardware innovation, and today we’re highlighting the latest advancements across these key focus areas to further the industry in enabling the future of the cloud.[…]

https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/microsoft-creates-industry-standards-for-datacenter-hardware-storage-and-security/

https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/project-denali-to-define-flexible-ssds-for-cloud-scale-applications/

https://www.sdxcentral.com/articles/news/microsoft-disaggregates-layers-flash-storage-denali-project/2018/03/

http://www.eweek.com/storage/microsoft-announces-project-denali-ssd-storage-specification-effort

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