A new networked storage architecture called Software-Defined Storage emerged from the world of cloud computing a few years ago. Called SDS for short, it took the storage world by storm with many startups emerging, followed by investments and acquisitions from the larger storage vendors. But what is SDS? How does it fit into the networked storage landscape? What are its advantages over long time tried and trustworthy solutions like Fibre Channel SANs? Join this session at Supermicro’s Open Storage Summit and find out the answers to these questions and how to deploy SDS with Supermicro solutions.