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Flash Memory Summit 2017 Features the Latest Live Flash Demos and Solutions

The demos highlight scalability, high performance, security and interoperability

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SANTA CLARA, CA – August 3, 2017 – Flash Memory Summit (FMS), August 8-10, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center, features all the latest and greatest Flash products, including live demonstrations of new storage hardware and software innovations, plus an Intel Partners Pavilion. The demos highlight scalability, high performance, security and interoperability, including the game- changing speed of NVMe over Fabric solutions. Portions of the conference are open to all by registering for free at:

“With over 100 exhibitors showcasing performance benchmarks and database acceleration, attendees can expect to be blown away with the most up-to-date flash announcements,” said Alan Land, Sales Director of FMS. This year, FMS features an Intel Partners Pavilion showing about 12 different solutions including Intel® Optane™ SSD DC P4800X, based on 3D XPoint™ technology. This gives attendees a chance to see the new SSD in action under various workloads as well as an in-memory configuration with Intel® Memory Drive Technology.

The new FMS 2017 Technology Pavilion is located next to the Intel Partners Pavilion. It includes 19 demonstrations of NVMe, Security and Persistent Memory technologies from 14 companies and three industry organizations, including Mellanox, Microsemi, Microsoft and SNIA.

“FMS is truly becoming a one-stop event for storage designers to get the latest practical knowledge and see the most exciting new products,” said Land.

FMS features the latest technology trends, the most exciting products, and the broadest coverage of a rapidly expanding market. FMS drew almost 6,000 registrants and over 100 exhibitors in 2016, and 2017 is on track to see significant growth over last year. FMS also features new marketing and market research tracks, and sessions sponsored by NVM Express, SNIA, JEDEC, SCSI Trade Association, SD Card Association and the Fibre Channel Industry Association. Popular continuing features include a Chat with the Experts session, a performance testing demonstration area, and a venture capital (VC) Forum.

About the Flash Memory Summit

Flash Memory Summit, produced by Conference ConCepts, showcases the mainstream applications, key technologies, and leading vendors that are driving the multi-billion dollar non-volatile memory and SSD markets. FMS is now the world’s largest event featuring the trends, innovations, and influencers driving the adoption of flash memory in demanding enterprise storage applications, as well as in smartphones, tablets, and mobile and embedded systems.

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