OakGate’s industry leading software and appliances provide an ideal platform for testing advanced NVMe functionality incorporated into UNH-IOL’s NVMe Test Program

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Loomis, California, May 22, 2017 — OakGate Technology, the industry leader in advanced, high-performance test solutions for flash storage, announced that its NVMe test tool now supports mandatory tests in the University of New Hampshire Interoperability Lab’s (UNH-IOL) NVMe Integrators List Program. Based on OakGate’s highly regarded Storage Validation Framework (SVF) suite, these NVMe tests address advanced NVMe functionality including reservations and namespace management.

“OakGate took an early lead in providing test solutions for NVMe and has fast become the test platform of choice for major SSD suppliers. It has been our pleasure to work closely with UNH-IOL and contribute our test tools and expertise that will enhance this prestigious institution’s conformance test plan,” said Robert Otis, Director of Technical Sales at OakGate. “Having OakGate’s test tools supporting these tests in UNH-IOL’s Group 7 and Group 9 will reassure our customers that their OakGate test platform can be a valuable tool for testing NVMe conformance" added Mr. Otis.

"UNH-IOL is pleased to be working with OakGate Technology in developing advanced NVMe functionality", stated David Woolf, Senior Engineer for Datacenter Technologies, at UNH-IOL. "As more and more products support NVMe 1.2, it is important to have the partners that can provide tools to test advanced features built into UNH-IOL’s test program for conformance and interop testing" added Mr. Woolf.

Additional information on this topic is available at www.iol.unh.edu/nvme.

OakGate is participating in UNH-IOL’s NVMe seventh Plugfest being held from May 22, 2017 to May 25, 2017 in Durham, New Hampshire. New test requirements will be introduced at this Plugfest along with discussion of NVMe-MI and NVM-Fabrics tests. OakGate has been in the forefront of providing solutions for these advanced NVMe features. Please contact us for additional information.


About OakGate Technology

OakGate Technology Inc. (www.oakgatetech.com) is a leading provider of test, validation, and benchmarking test platform to the storage industry. OakGate’s highly-capable and flexible platforms support all popular storage protocols and are based on advanced, proprietary software, and industry standard hardware. OakGate’s products have been deployed by top tier components suppliers, drive manufacturers, and storage system OEMs worldwide. Based in Loomis, California, OakGate Technology was founded in 2008 by industry veterans from storage and server industries.

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Founded in 1988, the UNH-IOL provides independent, broad-based interoperability and standards conformance testing for data, telecommunications and storage networking products and technologies. Combining extensive staff experience, standards-bodies participation and a 28,000+ square foot facility, the UNH-IOL helps companies efficiently and cost effectively deliver products to the market. www.iol.unh.edu.