Press Releases

This is the DAFS Collaborative press release archive:
DAFS Collaborative releases
Partner releases
DAFS Collaborative Press Releases
October 1, 2001: DAFS Collaborative Completes Protocol Specification and Announces DAFS Implementers' Forum within SNIA
August 28, 2001: DAFS on InfiniBand Architecture Demonstrated by DAFS Collaborative at Intel Developer Forum

June 18, 2001: First Results of Oracle's Participation in DAFS Collaborative

June 18, 2001: DAFS Collaborative Holds First Prototype Demonstrations of New Storage Networking Technology

April 4, 2001: DAFS Specification Development Effort Moves Into Final Phase—DAFS Collaborative Holds 5th Developer Conference

December 11, 2000: DAFS Collaborative Releases New Version of SDK, Sets Date for Next Developers Conference

October 11, 2000: Development Tools for Direct Access File System Now Available

September 19, 2000: DAFS Collaborative Gains Momentum, Appoints Key Committee Chairs at Successful Inaugural Meeting
July 31, 2000: DAFS Collaborative Appoints Storage Industry Veteran as Executive Director

June 20, 2000: Storage Networking Leaders Collaborate on New File-Access Protocol

DAFS Partners' Press Releases
November 6, 2001: Network Appliance Demonstrates User-Level DAFS Library over InfiniBand at 2001 InfiniBand Solutions Conference
August 28, 2001: Network Appliance Demonstrates Industry's First DAFS Solution for InfiniBand Architecture at Intel Developer Forum
June 19, 2001: IBM Showcases Three New Database Technology Firsts

June 18, 2001: Network Appliance and Oracle Demonstrate Industry's First Database DAFS Solution at Oracle Open World Berlin

June 18, 2001: Emulex Virtual Interface Host Bus Adapters Employed for DAFS Collaborative Demo

June 15, 2001: Troika Networks Announces Strategic Participation in Frirst DAFS Product Demonstration

May 16, 2001: Qlogic Introduces First 2 Gigabit Fibre Channel Adapter for VI

December 13, 2000: Troika Networks and Network Appliance Announce Agreement to Provide Enhanced Simplicity and Interoperability of Storage Area Networks

December 6, 2000: Troika Networks Executives Appointed DAFS Collaborative Working Group Leaders

August 1, 2000: Hitachi Data Systems and Troika Networks Sign Reseller Agreement

July 31, 2000: Giganet Announces VI/IP, The Industry's First VI Over Ethernet Products

June 21, 2000: Eurologic Endorses Network Appliance's Initiative To Promote The Direct Access File System (DAFS) Protocol As An Industry Standard


AFS Protocol Spec v1.0

DAFS API Spec v1.0
(235KB PDF)

Reference Implementations