SBP-3 Revision 1

Peter Johansson PJohansson at
Fri Jan 5 10:58:41 PST 2001

The initial release of an SBP-3 working draft is available for download at It is also possible to 
access T10 drafts from your browser; consult

The significant addition of material to the draft (relative to the 
published SBP-2 standard) comes from SBP-2 Revision 3c, March 21, 1998. It 
is all of the isochronous material that the T10 plenary voted, almost three 
years ago, to remove from the final SBP-2 standard. Although this material 
had the thorough review of the prior working group, its wholesale inclusion 
in the SBP-3 draft is meant only as a STARTING POINT. Tremendous experience 
has been gained by the industry in the last three years and design ideas 
that were deemed adequate then may need revision in the light of this 
experience. Again, to reiterate: the fact that this isochronous material is 
in the working draft is in no way intended to be prejudicial against other 


Peter Johansson

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