Chris Mellor points to Dell’s adoption of 6Gb/s SAS for their PowerVault DAS line up. Yet another data point that puts SAS front and center in the enterprise.
Why is this such a big deal? Dell effectively doubles their speed with SAS, allowing their storage to keep up with Intel Nehalem and virtualization workloads.
Seagate’s all in for SAS, with the only complete line up of 6Gb/s SAS-enabled hard drives. SAS from top to bottom.