AccelStor is accelerating the paradigm shift from conventional disk arrays to modern all-flash storage. AccelStor's NeoSapphire series all-flash arrays, powered by FlexiRemap software technology, deliver sustained high IOPS to business-critical applications. With standard rack-mount form factors, streamlined storage management, multi-protocol support, as well as front-accessible and hot-swappable drives, NeoSapphire promises to resolve the performance bottlenecks for I/O-intensive applications like virtualization, high-performance computing, database, and media-processing applications.
Booth: 132, Sponsor Level: Bronze
Acute Technology Inc. manufactures PC-based test and measurement instruments since 1996. Our products include the BusFinder protocol analyzer, TravelLogic logic analyzer, TravelScope DSO and TravelBus 2-in-1 Analyzer (Protocol & Logic). The BusFinder is an USB3.0-interface SD4.0 (UHS II), SD3.0, eMMC5.1, NAND Flash protocol analyzer and also a 64-channels logic analyzer. It has the above protocol triggers (UHS II N/A) and 32Gb memory with very long-time (days) protocol monitor function. The TravelBus is a nearly 20 low-speed protocol analyzer and logic analyzer with triggers like I2C, SPI, …; it also has differential CAN ports which withstand 1000V and differential RS485/RS422 ports.
ADATA Technology, one of the world's largest vendors of DRAM Modules and USB Flash Drives, provides complete memory solutions, including memory cards, solid state drives, and portable hard drives. ADATA products are internationally recognized by Germany's iF Design Award, red dot Award, CES Best of Innovations Award, Japan's Good Design Award, Best Choice of Computex Award, and Taiwan Excellence Gold Award. The company's slogan of Love, Life, Dreams, embodies the ADATA brand and the role of innovative memory products in the human pursuit of universally cherished ideas
Booth: 714, Sponsor Level: Bronze
Advantest is the leading producer of automatic test equipment (ATE) for the semiconductor industry and a premier manufacturer of measuring instruments used in the design and production of electronic instruments and systems. Its leading-edge systems and products are integrated into the most advanced semiconductor production lines in the world. The company also focuses on creating systems for emerging and adjacent markets that benefit from advancements in nanotech and terahertz technologies. Advantest will showcase systems designed to achieve the lowest cost of high-volume testing of solid-state drives (SSDs), as well as provide a cost-effective test solution for high-performance universal flash storage (UFS) devices and PCIe BGA solid-state drives. Founded in Tokyo in 1954, Advantest established its first subsidiary in 1982, in the USA, and now has subsidiaries worldwide.
Booth: 606, Sponsor Level: Emerald
Amphenol is one of the largest manufacturers of interconnect products in the world. The Company designs, manufactures and markets electrical, electronic and fiber optic connectors, coaxial and flat-ribbon cable, and interconnect systems.
Booth: 600, Sponsor Level: Emerald
Andes Technology Corporation is now a leading embedded microprocessor intellectual property supplier in the world. We devote ourselves in developing high-performance/low-power 32-bit processors and its associated SoC platforms to serve the rapidly growing embedded system applications worldwide.
Arasan Chip Systems is a leading provider of Total IP solutions for mobile storage and connectivity applications. Arasan’s high-quality, silicon-proven, Total IP Solutions include digital IP cores, analog PHY interfaces, verification IP, hardware verification kits, protocol analyzers, software stacks and drivers and optional customization services for MIPI, USB, SD, SDIO, MMC/ eMMC, CF, UFS and many other popular standards.
ATP Electronics is a leading manufacturer of high performance, high quality, durable NAND flash memory solutions. With over twenty years of experience in service based memory products, ATP continues to focus on mission critical applications such as industrial, telecom, medical and enterprise computing where high levels of technical support, performance consistency and wide operating temperature ranges are required. ATP offers advanced flash technologies such as Power Protector, Secure Erase and SMART Life Monitor. ATP also offers extensive supply chain support with controlled/fixed BOMs and long product life cycles, with components sourced from the Micron’s Product Longevity Program with a guaranteed life cycle of up to ten years.
Sponsor Level: Bronze
Avery is a leader in Verification IP solutions for SoC verification supplying robust models, protocol checking, compliance testsuites, advanced UVM environment, and verification services for advanced high speed IO, SSD, embedded storage, and memory protocols including PCI Express, NVM Express, SOP/PQI, SATA Express, SATA, USB/xHCI, UAS/BOT, UFS, MIPI UniPro/M-PHY, eMMC, SDIO, DDR4/DDR3/DDR2, LPDDR3/LPDDR2, ONFI and Toggle Flash, and ACE/AXI3/AXI4/AHB. Avery has extensive partnerships with numerous IP providers.
Avery is also a leader in advanced verification solutions. XVER OPT and SimXACT form a comprehensive solution to automatically eliminate X bugs in RTL and gate-level simulation due to X-optimism and X-pessimism. PropSYN performs automatic microarchitecture-level coverage and assertion synthesis to illuminate functional coverage gaps and enhance bug hunting.
Cadence is the global EDA leader in software, hardware, IP and services that is driving the transformation of the electronics industry. With a focus on EDA360, Cadence embraces the entire spectrum of the design process, improving end-product profitability for customers. The company supports an application-driven approach for creating, integrating, and optimizing designs that helps customers realize silicon chips, system-on-chip devices, and complete systems at lower costs and with higher quality. Cadence is headquartered in San Jose, Calif., with sales offices and design centers around the world to serve the electronics industry.
Booth: 624ß, Sponsor Level: Bronze
Calypso is the industry leader in Solid State Storage Test and Measurement. Calypso is the official SNIA SSSI PTS Test Lab and supplier of the PTS Reference Test Platform.
The Calypso RTP/CTS provides full logical testing of solid state storage using PTS benchmark, synthetic application and real world storage workloads.
The Calypso IOProfiler is the world's first solid state storage Real World Workload tester with cross platform IOCapture applets for any Linux, Windows or Mac laptop, desktop or server.
Booth: 824, Sponsor Level: Bronze
Cavium offers a broad portfolio of integrated, software compatible processors ranging in performance from 1Gbps to 100Gbp that enable secure, intelligent functionality in Enterprise, Data Center, Broadband, Mobile and Service Provider Equipment, highly programmable switches which scale to 3.2Tbps and Ethernet and Fibre Channel adapters up to 100Gbps. Cavium processors are supported by ecosystem partners that provide operating systems, tools and application support, hardware reference designs and other products.
Chelsio Communications is leading the convergence of networking, storage and clustering interconnects and I/O virtualization with its robust, high-performance and proven Unified Wire technology. Featuring a highly scalable and programmable architecture, Chelsio is shipping multi-port 10 Gigabit Ethernet (10GbE) and 40GbE adapter cards, delivering the low latency and superior throughput required for high-performance compute and storage applications.
Chosen Voice offers accent modification and voice coaching, primarily for speakers of English as a second or foreign language. Karen Van Hook, Ph.D. has developed unique, powerful methods to help speakers achieve their goals of sounding smoother, more fluent and more like native speakers. The training goes deeper than teaching individual sounds, to focus on the rhythm and intonation of American English as well. Coaching is tailored to the client's specific goals, such as preparing to give a powerful presentation in English or learning to sound more fluent in everyday life.
Booth: TBD, Sponsor level: Organizational
Technical engineering recruitment — We specialize in the permanent placement of engineers working in the data storage area, as well as the wireless/networking domains.
Booth: TBD, Sponsor level: Organizational
T. M. Coughlin, the founder of Coughlin Associates has over 30 years of magnetic recording engineering and engineering management experience at companies developing flexible tapes and floppy disc storage as well as rigid disks at such companies as Polaroid, Seagate Technology, Maxtor, Micropolis, Nashua Computer Products, Ampex and SyQuest.
Booth: TBD, Sponsor level: Organizational
Memory is everywhere, but with the explosion of data driven by the Internet of Things and cloud-based storage and services, a new approach to memory technology is needed. Get a glimpse of what Crossbar RRAM can deliver to revolutionize storage innovation.
Booth: 219, Sponsor Level: Platinum
Dera is committed to the development of semiconductor storage, by following the industry trend closely and key IP core strong development capability to excavate the performance pontential in each storage protocol, and to provide the stable product like Tier1 suppliers in the market. Our main product is Enterprise NVMe SSD Controller & its turn-key solution, and also the final product Enterprise NVMe SSD.
Booth: 122, Sponsor Level: Emerald
Founded in 2003, Diablo is successfully delivering products that enhance the performance and capability of memory system designs. Diablo's innovative Memory Channel Storage technology platform is leveraging the disruptive capability of NAND-flash and future Non-Volatile Memory technologies to enable increased levels of application performance supported by a new class of enterprise server and storage system designs. The Diablo executive management team, now developing its third family of memory interface solutions, has decades of experience in system architecture, chip-set design and software development.
Booth: 422, Sponsor Level: Emerald
DriveSavers Data Recovery, the worldwide leader in data recovery services, provides the fastest, most reliable and only certified secure data recovery service in the industry. As the only data recovery company to post proof of annual, company-wide SOC 2 Type II Audit Reports and its HIPAA data security compliance, DriveSavers services meet the strict security protocols for financial, government, corporate and healthcare industries. Their engineers are trained and certified in all encryption and forensics technologies and recover data from all storage devices, with special emphasis in R&D and recovery of solid-state drive and NAND flash devices.
E8 Storage provides the next generation of flash storage with a rack-scale architecture for the enterprise and software-defined cloud, delivering 10 times the performance for half the cost of existing storage products, while using only off-the-shelf hardware. E8 Storage’s appliance eliminates storage need projections, is easily upgradeable and expandable, enables converged networking, and increases SSD utilization to over 90%. With E8 Storage, data centers can enjoy unprecedented storage performance density and scale, delivering on the promise of software-defined storage without compromising on reliability and availability.
Booth: 113, Sponsor Level: Platinum
Flash SuperCharger is system software that optimizes Flash SSD and array performance and wear by linearizing media writes
For enterprise applications, Flash SuperCharger is optimized to solve the problems of large to mid-sized enterprise SSD arrays. Flash SuperCharger lets you use RAID-5/6 while out-performing and out-wearing RAID-10 and lowering costs. Enterprise features include, Petabyte array support, real-time error correction even for unreported data corruption, and real-time 4K block-level de-dupe at full SSD speeds. By leveraging commodity SSDs into large arrays, enterprise performance, data integrity, and up-time are finally a reality at an affordable price.
Easy Computing Company
Ellisys is a leading worldwide supplier of advanced protocol test solutions for Bluetooth®, Wi-Fi, USB 2.0, SuperSpeed USB 3.1, USB Power Delivery, USB Type-C, DisplayPort and Thunderbolt technologies.
Everspin Technologies, Inc. is the worldwide leader in designing, manufacturing, and commercially shipping discrete and embedded Magnetoresistive RAM (MRAM) and Spin-Torque MRAM (ST-MRAM) into markets and applications where data persistence and integrity, low latency, and security are paramount. With over 50 Million MRAM and ST-MRAM products deployed in data center, cloud storage, energy, industrial, automotive, and transportation markets, Everspin has built the strongest and fastest growing foundation of MRAM users in the world.
Booth: 319, Sponsor Level: Platinum
FADU is a start-up focusing on SSD architecture innovation. FADU developed new and disruptive SSD architecture IP and is ready to present the best-in-industry NVMe SSD in Flash Memory Summit 2016. FADU will continuously drive the evolution of SSD and flash storage.
Booth: 715, Sponsor Level: Bronze
The Fibre Channel Industry Association (FCIA) is a non-profit international organization whose sole purpose is to act as the independent technology and marketing voice of the Fibre Channel industry. We are committed to helping member organizations promote and position Fibre Channel, and to providing a focal point for Fibre Channel information, standards advocacy, and education.
Booth: 828, Sponsor Level: Bronze
Fibre Channel Ind Association
FLEX LOGIX, founded in March 2014, provides solutions for reconfigurable RTL in chip and system designs using embedded FPGA IP cores and software. The company's technology platform delivers significant customer benefits by dramatically reducing design and manufacturing risks, accelerating technology roadmaps, and bringing greater flexibility to customers’ hardware.
Flex Logix Technologies
We Are In the Acceleration Business. We help customers use technology to slash the time it takes to turn ideas into value. In turn, they transform industries, markets and lives. Some of our customers run traditional IT environments. Most are transitioning to a secure, cloud-enabled, mobile-friendly infrastructure. Many rely on a combination of both. Wherever they are in that journey, we provide the technology and solutions to help them succeed.
Sponsor Level: Premier
For more than 15 years now, Hagiwara Solutions has developed a track record as a pioneer in flash storage for industrial equipment, and we have built an integrated system of development, production, sales, and support based upon the know-how that we have accumulated over that time as a highly reputed manufacturer.
All of our products are designed and manufactured in Japan and we are proud that our high quality and reliability has earned us the unwavering approval of our customers.
Booth: 134, Sponsor Level: Bronze
Hyperstone, a fabless semiconductor and microprocessor design company, was founded in 1990 in Konstanz, Germany. Having introduced a 32bit RISC processor in 1990, an integrated RISC/DSP in 1996, a Compact Flash controller in 1999, and an SD/MMC controller in 2004, we've earned a reputation as an innovator and for the highest reliability and power interruption stability. Hyperstone has shipped over 50 million flash controllers worldwide, mostly into Industrial and 'high reliability' applications. Together with subsidiaries in the USA, Taiwan and with other worldwide partners, Hyperstone serves a global customer base. Hyperstone is a member of the CML Microsystems Plc Group.
Booth: 618, Sponsor Level: Emerald
With a membership of over 200 engineers, the IEEE Consultants' Network of Silicon Valley (CNSV) is a premier source of consulting talent. Member skill profiles can be searched by visitors to our website at www.CaliforniaConsultants.org, and member profiles can also be found by Google searches. CNSV sponsors monthly meetings and periodic seminar/webinar events that cover technical topics as well as issues related to consulting. IEEE-CNSV membership is a tremendous value, and IEEE membership is not required.
Booth: TBD, Sponsor level: Organizational5
IAP members include leading technology companies and the top computer science and engineering programs in the world - Berkeley, Carnegie Mellon, Cornell, Harvard, MIT and Stanford. The mission is to foster collaboration among its members to advance the capabilities of cloud computing to meet the demands of the 2020 data center. We collaborate via (1) cloud technology workshops, (2) open source training sessions, and (3) R&D projects. The IAP Open Source Developer program leverages the workshops and training sessions, matching students with open source projects of value to the community.
Booth: TBD, Sponsor level: Organizational
Innodisk is a leading designer and manufacturer of Embedded Flash Storage & DRAM products, with an emphasis on the Enterprise, Server, Industrial, Military, Networking, and Gaming Industries. At Innodisk, we are dedicated to serving our partners with a commitment to Absolute Service™. We are widely recognized for our expertise in the customization of industrial embedded memory, as developed and curated by our in-house hardware, software and firmware design teams. We are dedicated to technical innovation and the revolution of Flash & DRAM products. With products that are qualified by Intel, you can count on Innodisk to be your one-stop storage expert.
Booth: 601, Sponsor Level: Platinum
You may know us for our processors. But we do so much more. Intel invents at the boundaries of technology to make amazing experiences possible for business and society, and for every person on Earth. Harnessing the capability of the cloud, the ubiquity of the Internet of Things, the latest advances in memory and programmable solutions, and the promise of always-on 5G connectivity, Intel is disrupting industries and solving global challenges. Leading on policy, diversity, inclusion, education and sustainability, we create value for our stockholders, customers, and society.
Booth: 839, Sponsor Level: Premier
IntelliProp was founded in 1998 to provide ASIC design and verification services for the storage industry. Today, IntelliProp provides a wide-range of industry-proven 6Gb/s SATA, SAS and PCIe storage devices and intellectual property cores with an increasing emphasis on SSDs and other flash based solutions. Our customers using our IP cores and products are provided with the flexibility of integrating them into ASICs or selecting from industry leading FPGA providers. IntelliProp continues to gain recognition as a leading expert in the storage industry, and actively participates in committees for storage protocols.
IP-Maker is a leader in Intellectual Properties (IP) for high performance storage applications. IP-Maker’s NVM Express (NVMe) technology provides a unique hardware accelerated solution that leverages the PCIe SSD performances, including ultra-low latency and high throughput. IP-Maker is a contributor to the NVMe specification. The ASIC & FPGA IP portfolio includes NVMe, Universal NandFlash Controller and ECC IP cores. The combination of the IP-Maker technology and its associate services leads to a reduced time-to-market.
IT Brand Pulse is a trusted source of testing, research and analysis about IT infrastructure, including servers, storage and networking.
Booth: TBD, Sponsor level: Analyst
IT Brand Pulse
Kalray provides high-performance networking, storage and offloading acceleration solutions for data centers. Kalray’s data center solutions are based on its unique MPPA2â-256 I/O processor. With an industry-leading 288 cores and 128 co-processors, the MPPA2â processor is able to achieve high performance levels while maintaining low latency and low energy consumption. Running on standard C/C++ software, Kalray’s technology is programmable and can be adapted to new protocols within weeks, giving customers short time-to-market without sacrificing performance.
Kazan Networks is a privately held startup founded in Dec 2014 by storage networking veterans. The company is located in Auburn, CA, and is currently sharing details about their products to select customers and partners.
KEMET Electronics Corporation is a leading global supplier of electronic components. We offer our customers the broadest selection of capacitor technologies in the industry, along with an expanding range of electromechanical devices, electromagnetic compatibility solutions and supercapacitors. Our vision is to be the preferred supplier of electronic component solutions for customers demanding the highest standards of quality, delivery and service.
Kingston has grown to be the world's largest independent manufacturer of memory products. With global headquarters in Fountain Valley, California, Kingston employs more than 4,000 people worldwide. Regarded as one of the “Best Companies to Work for in America” by Fortune magazine, Kingston’s tenets of respect, loyalty, flexibility and integrity create an exemplary corporate culture. Kingston believes that investing in employees is essential and that each individual employee is a vital part of the company’s success.
Booth: 729, Sponsor Level: Gold
Through its Ontrack® Data Recovery software and services, and Ontrack® PowerControls™ software, Kroll Ontrack provides technology-driven solutions to help businesses, resellers, MSPs and consumers manage, recover, search, restore, migrate and protect data efficiently and cost-effectively.
Booth: 700, Sponsor Level: Bronze
As a leading supplier of wafer fabrication equipment and services to the global semiconductor industry, Lam Research develops innovative solutions that help our customers build smaller, faster, more powerful, and more power-efficient electronic devices—the kind that are driving the proliferation of technology into our everyday lives.
Sponsor Level: Bronze
Lite-On Storage is a Strategic Business Group of Lite-On Technology Corporation. Lite-On Storage is a global leader in the design, development, and manufacturing of Optical Disc Drives (ODDs) and Solid State Drives (SSDs). Headquartered in Taiwan and employs approximately 80,000 employees worldwide, Lite-On has global presence all over the world, including USA office in Fremont, CA.
Lite-On Storage SBG offers a comprehensive line-up of SSDs and embedded flash products for PC Client, Industrial Solutions, Automotive, Enterprise, and Cloud Computing in a variety of interfaces and form factors to deliver the right product for the right application. Lite-On SSDs are designed and developed 100% in-house via dedicated Lite-On R&D teams capable of creating highly customized solutions, including customized firmware solutions, using industry-leading key components. Lite-On SSDs are 100% manufactured in-house utilizing state-of-the art facilities in Taiwan.
Booth: 621, Sponsor Level: Platinum
Longsys aims to combine market feedback with innovative concept design and application solutions. With our strength in R&D, IC firmware design, wafer packaging substrate design and mobile APP design, we are confident to deliver the best value products to our customers. Extending the applications of flash products from storage only to wireless storage, system storage.
Marvell is a global leader in providing complete silicon solutions. From storage to cloud infrastructure, Internet of Things (IoT), connectivity and multimedia, Marvell’s diverse product portfolio aligns complete platform designs with industry-leading performance, security, reliability and efficiency. At the core of the world’s most powerful consumer, network and enterprise systems, Marvell empowers partners and their customers to always stand at the forefront of innovation, performance and mass appeal. By providing people around the world with mobility and ease of access to services adding value to their social, personal and work lives, Marvell is committed to enhancing the human experience.
Booth: 511, Sponsor Level: Premier
Maxiotek provides a variety selection of SSD controllers, covering SATA 6Gb/s and PCI Express SSD controllers. Maxiotek works in close collaboration with SSD module makers and flash memory chip manufacturers to provide full product line-up and advanced technology to optimize customer’s productivity. Maxiotek’s SSD controllers carry years of solid experiences. We put our best focus on providing best-in-class performance, power efficiency, reliability, security and flexible customizations. With these focuses and rich product portfolio, we strive to provide a variety of solutions to the diverse and growing markets.
Maxiotek is committed to bringing the most advanced memory storage controller solutions to lead the high-speed storage market dorward.
Booth: 811, Sponsor Level: Bronze
Mellanox Technologies (NASDAQ: MLNX) is a leading supplier of end-to-end InfiniBand and Ethernet interconnect solutions and services for servers and storage. Mellanox interconnect solutions increase data center efficiency by providing the highest throughput and lowest latency, delivering data faster to applications and unlocking system performance capability. Mellanox offers a choice of fast interconnect products: adapters, switches, software and silicon that accelerate application runtime and maximize business results for a wide range of markets including high performance computing, enterprise data centers, Web 2.0, cloud, storage and financial services.
Booth: 132, Sponsor Level: Emerald
The mission of Memblaze is to make data processing faster and smarter. Traditional storage devices are struggling to adapt to the demand for high speed data processing. Memblaze is committed to tackling this challenge by offering high-performance solid flash storage products and solutions.
Booth: 523, Sponsor Level: Platinum
We enable companies to develop better electronic products faster and more cost-effectively. Our innovative products and solutions help engineers conquer design challenges in the increasingly complex worlds of board and chip design.
Booth: 136, Sponsor Level: Bronze
Micron Technology is one of the world’s leading providers of advanced semiconductor solutions. Through our worldwide operations, we manufacture and market a full range of DRAM components and modules, NAND and NOR Flash memory, as well as other innovative memory technologies, packaging solutions, and semiconductor systems. Our application-driven solutions are used in leading-edge computing, consumer, networking, embedded, automotive, industrial, and mobile products. We’re an innovator and industry leader, developing groundbreaking technologies that transform what’s possible. We’re also a partner with other manufacturers and enablers, making it easier for our customers to gain competitive advantages in their markets.
Sponsor Level: Premier
Microsemi Corporation offers a comprehensive portfolio of semiconductor and system solutions for aerospace & defense, communications, data center and industrial markets. Products include high-performance and radiation-hardened analog mixed-signal integrated circuits, FPGAs, SoCs and ASICs; power management products; timing and synchronization devices and precise time solutions, setting the world’s standard for time; voice processing devices; RF solutions; discrete components; enterprise storage and communication solutions, security technologies and scalable anti-tamper products; Ethernet solutions; Power-over-Ethernet ICs and midspans; as well as custom design capabilities and services. Microsemi is headquartered in Aliso Viejo, Calif., and has approximately 4,800 employees globally.
Booth: 213, Sponsor Level: Premier
Mobiveil is a fast-growing Technology company that specializes in creation of Intellectual Properties, Frameworks and Platform-enabled Solutions for the Networking, Storage, Consumer, Enterprise and Device Mobility markets. The Mobiveil team leverages decades of experience in delivering high-quality, configurable, production-proven, high-speed serial interconnect Silicon IP cores and custom and standard form factor hardware boards to leading customers worldwide. With a highly motivated engineering team, dedicated integration support, Flexible business models, strong industry presence through strategic alliances and key partnerships, Mobiveil solutions have added tremendous value to the customers in executing their marketing and engineering goals within budget and on time.
Mobiveil is headquartered in the Silicon Valley with engineering development centers located in Milpitas, CA, Chennai and Bengaluru, India, and sales offices and representatives located worldwide.
Booth: 610, Sponsor Level: Gold
MPSTOR is a leading developer of storage and cloud management software products, providing solutions through hardware OEMs and System Integrators (as well as direct) to data centres who are seeking a flexible, scalable and resilient platform on which to build a storage, public cloud or private cloud service.
Since 1987, NCI has been manufacturing Logic Analyzers. NCI is excited to introduce the GoLogic XL which offers GHZ Sampling (up to 4 GHZ) and greater Memory Depth (1 Gig Samples/Channel). Mixed Signal Analysis and Serial Bus Analysis (I2C,CAN, LIN, SPI, UART).
Founded in 2002, Neosem Inc develops, markets, and supports a family of high performance and cost-effective SSD Storage and Flash memory test system. With its wide range of SSD and Flash Chip tester product lines, Environmental Chambers and Automatic handlers, Neosem is equipped to handle all aspects of Flash Memory and SSD testing and manufacturing. Neosem is headquartered in South Korea and has global representatives strategically located in South East Asia, Taiwan,Singapore and China. Neosem’s has two subsidiaries in the US , Tanisys, is located in Austin, Texas and Flexstar is based in San Jose California.
Newisys, a product division of Sanmina Corporation, designs, manufactures and sells a suite of data storage enclosures and integrated storage server platforms supporting both solid-state flash and magnetic hard-disk drive-based solutions. These systems can be pared with best-in-class software packages for a wide range of vertical markets and applications from hyper-scale cold storage to tier-1 primary enterprise storage an even tier-0 caching. Newisys products include support for a wide range of common data center architectures including NAS, SAN, object storage, and erasure coding for use in cloud or enterprise infrastructures. These platforms are delivered to end-user customers, integrators or OEMs as individual chassis or as completely integrated rack-based solutions, fully installed, cabled, with custom software and testing. Newisys solutions reduce development and operating costs while improving time-to-market. More information is available at http://www.newisys.com/
Booth: 739B, Sponsor Level: Bronze
NGD Systems is crafting a new generation of intelligent SSD solutions that takes the concept of Compute to Data efficiently and cost effectively. These Enterprise-class SSDs are enabled by an in-house designed SoC controller that employs the highest performance host interface with the most advanced NVM storage technology. NGD System's patented technology takes the concept of distributed processing to the extreme by performing it as close to where the data resides as possible. The controller also integrates advanced error correction capability based on LDPC, adaptive algorithms for flash management, and offers the highest volumetric density available.
Sponsor Level: Platinum
The significant advances in performance enabled by NVM storage technology, as embodied in PCIe-based Solid State Drives SSDs, demands that the surrounding platform infrastructure evolve to keep pace, to realize the full potential of these devices. NVM Express is an industry consortium, formed to define an optimized, high performance, scalable interface standard, for Client and Enterprise, that unlocks the potential of PCIe-based SSDs now and for at least a decade into the future.
Sponsor Level: Organizational
NVMdurance software is proven to make Solid State Disks last more than 20 times longer by extending the endurance of the non-volatile memory. This has been proven on 1x nm chips with no impact on manufacturing process or architecture.
NVMdurance software implements a set of NAND flash optimization techniques that constantly monitors the condition of the NAND flash and automatically adjusts the control parameters in real time. Before the product goes into production NVMdurance Pathfinder, a custom built suite of machine learning techniques, identifies the possible paths in the NAND flash. Then on the live device NVMdurance Navigator choses the best combination of these paths to ensure the flash lasts as long as possible.
At FMS 2013, NVMdurance won the award for Most Innovative Technology.
Booth: 827, Sponsor Level: Bronze
OakGate Technology is a leading provider of test, validation and benchmarking platforms to the storage industry. The company is a recognized leader in test and validation tools for Solid State storage. OakGate’s highly capable and flexible platforms support all popular storage protocols and are based on advanced, proprietary software. OakGate provides comprehensive test solutions that cover tools spanning early development cycle to manufacturing. OakGate’s products and services have been deployed by top tier components suppliers, drive manufacturers and storage system OEMs. Based in Loomis, California, OakGate Technology was founded in 2008 by industry veterans from storage and server industries.
OSS leads the market in external systems that increase a server's performance in HPC applications, reducing cost and impact on the data center infrastructure. Our external GPU accelerators and Flash storage arrays are used in applications like seismic modeling, trading algorithms and research data gathering and processing.
Booth: 119, Sponsor Level: Platinum
One Stop Systems
Founded in 2000, Phison Electronics is a market leader in NAND flash applications including USB, SD, eMMC, PATA and SATA. In 2010, the company shipped over 500 million controllers worldwide. Moreover, Phison provides turnkey solutions to help customers launch products quickly. As NAND flash is fast tracking into a new phase of consumer, industrial, and enterprise applications, Phison continues its innovation on emerging technologies such as embedded storage, solid state drives and security products. While the revenue topped 1 billion in 2010, Phison now has over 500 employees and strives to accelerate the adoption of NAND flash across the industry.
Booth: 614, Sponsor Level: Emerald
PLDA has been successfully delivering PCI and PCI Express IP for 20 5 years. With over 6,200 licenses, PLDA has established a vast customer 6 base and the world’s broadest PCIe ecosystem. PLDA has maintained its 7 leadership over four generations of PCI Express specifications, enabling 8 customers to reduce risk and accelerate time to market for their ASIC 9 and FPGA based designs. PLDA provides a complete PCIe solution with its 10 IP cores, FPGA boards for ASIC prototyping, PCIe BFM/testbench, PCIe 11 drivers and APIs. PLDA is a global company with offices in North America 12 (San Jose, California) and Europe (France, Italy, Bulgaria)
Prodigy Technovations is the leading provider of innovative protocol analysis solutions for mainstream and emerging technologies. We provide Protocol Decode, and PHY layer testing solutions on Test & Measurements equipments. The company's ongoing efforts include successful implementation of innovative and comprehensive protocol decode solutions as well as PHY Layer testing solutions.
Quarch Technology Ltd. is a leading supplier of test solutions to the data storage industry. Our customers include four of the largest Tier 1 storage vendors and the world's largest supplier of OEM storage Systems. Our unique systems can reduce the the test duration for a development project by 30%, increase product quality and significantly cut capital costs.
At Radian Memory Systems we’ve created a new paradigm for Flash storage by combining software-defined principles with a system level perspective. Our Symphonic software replaces the SSD Flash-Translation-Layer (FTL) to overcome performance, cost, and endurance limitations while providing the functionality required of a data center class product. Our technology and products target system OEMs, cloud and service providers, and licensing to device-based manufacturers to support storage requirements throughout the data center. Applications range from the latest webscale and ‘big data’ frameworks to virtual machines and conventional transaction processing. Product sales are handled directly and in partnership with industry leading distributors.
Booth: 615, Sponsor Level: Platinum
Realtek Semiconductor, located in the Hsinchu Science-based Industrial Park — Taiwan's "Silicon Valley" — began with a small group of young, devoted engineers in 1987. Over three decades, these young founding engineers built Realtek into one of the world's largest and most successful IC design houses. Realtek's efforts to provide the ultimate in pioneering IC technology — along with its firm commitment to creating unique and innovative designs for a broad range of high-tech applications — have won the company a worldwide reputation and made possible a favorable and consistent growth rate in the years since its establishment. We attribute this achievement to Realtek's tradition of excellence.
SageMicro is engaged in System-On-Chip (SOC) design for data security and storage. Today, the technologies in security authentication, data protection and mobile payment are more and more prospective with global services and intelligent products. With its advantage of the combined technologies, SageMicro is promoting the security storage and mobile payment going deeper and wider to all the fields.
Booth: 825, Sponsor Level: Bronze
Samsung Semiconductor provides the most extensive range of solid state drives, NAND Flash, DRAM, SRAM and specialty memory for OEMs worldwide. Samsung Semiconductor, Inc. is a subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a global leader in technology that is opening new possibilities for people everywhere. Through relentless innovation and discovery, Samsung is transforming the worlds of televisions, smartphones, personal computers, printers, cameras, home appliances, LTE systems, medical devices, semiconductors and LED solutions. We employ 236,000 people across 79 countries.
Booth: 307, Sponsor Level: Executive Premier
SANBlaze, is a leading manufacturer of Storage Emulation Validation Lab Solutions supporting NVMe, SAS, FCoE, Fibre and iSCSI storage protocols. Our highly configurable systems are unique in their ability to emulate “actual hosts” and “real” storage devices resulting $100K’s in savings of test lab hardware costs for SAN/NAS System and Component Providers.
Booth: 626, Sponsor Level: Gold
Formed in September 2004, SATA-IO is the International Organization that owns and manages Serial ATA specifications as open industry standards. The organization defines and implements the Serial ATA specifications as the industry’s storage needs evolve. It is dedicated to sustaining the quality, integrity and dissemination of SATA technology by maintaining the specifications, promoting and marketing the benefits of the technology and creating future interface features and specifications that carry storage into the next decade. Additional information about the organization, its participating companies and membership is available at www.sata-io.org.
Booth: 802, Sponsor Level: Bronze
The SCSI Trade Association was established in 1996 to provide a focal point for members to communicate the benefits of SCSI to the industry. STA promotes the understanding and use of Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) technology and influences the evolution of SCSI standards to meet future industry needs. The Association has a nine-member Board of Directors, which oversees the Marketing Communications and Technology Committees and all STA activities.
Booth: 708, Sponsor Level: Bronze
SCSI Trade Association
The SD Association is a global ecosystem of more than 1,000 technology companies charged with setting interoperable SD standards. The association encourages the development of consumer electronic, wireless communication, digital imaging and networking products that utilize market leading SD technology. The SD standard is the number one choice for consumers and has earned more than 80 percent of the memory card market with its reliable interoperability and its easy‐to-use format. Today, mobile phones, Blu‐ray players, HDTVs, audio players, automotive multimedia systems, handheld PCs, digital cameras and digital video cameras feature SD interoperability.
Booth: 725, Sponsor Level: Gold
Seagate is the global leader in data storage solutions, developing amazing products that enable people and businesses around the world to create, share and preserve their most critical memories and business data. By combining silicon, component, system and software innovation in new ways, Seagate offers a broad solutions portfolio, backed by world-class operations and supply chain, to solve customer data challenges.
Booth: 505, Sponsor Level: Premier
Have any of you spend tens of thousands of dollars on test equipment and then not had the proper cablling to make everthing work? With all this specialized experience in storage interconnectivity and test tools arena, you'll truly be dealing with industry experts in this field and we can make sure you get the right things that you need the 'first time'. Serial Cables has formed strategic alliances with our world-class vendors and are able to provide the best quality product at the best price.
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Founded in 2007 in Shenzhen, P.R.China, SiliconGo is a creative fabless semiconductor company focusing on solid state storage controller solutions including USB Flash drives, SD card, eMMC, UFS, SSD, security storage and so on. Keep on tracking with emerging NAND Flash technologies, SiliconGo supports the latest NAND Flash quickly. With our rich product portfolio, SiliconGo provides one stop solutions to meet the customer's requirements. “Build Reliable” is our mission. SiliconGo has a wealth of experience in delivering high-quality, high-reliability solutions.
Booth: 645, Sponsor Level: Bronze
Silicon Motion is a pioneer and global leader in NAND flash controller solutions with one of the broadest portfolios of controller solutions and technologies for solid-state storage devices. Silicon Motion is the world’s leading merchant supplier of controllers for client SSDs, eMMC, flash memory cards, USB flash drives and other solid state storage solutions. The company supplies more NAND flash controllers than any other company, shipping more than five billion controllers since 2005 to customers that include the NAND flash makers, leading system OEMs, and the majority of storage device module makers. Silicon Motion’s broad portfolio of products support a wide array of NAND – including the latest 3D NAND from Intel, Micron, Samsung, SanDisk, SK Hynix and Toshiba. The recent addition of Shannon Systems expands our product portfolio to now include enterprise-grade PCIe SSDs for the Chinese hyperscale data center market. The company markets its controllers under the “SMI” brand and the enterprise-grade SSDs under the “Shannon Systems” brand.
Booth: 413, Sponsor Level: Premier
Semiconductors are essential to all IT products, and its performance often determines the performance of the final products. SK hynix is the global leader in producing semiconductor, such as DRAM and NAND flash and System IC including CMOS Image Sensors. Since pilot production of Korea’s first 16Kb SRAM in 1984, SK hynix consistently led the industry with smaller, faster and lower power semiconductor.
Booth: 107, Sponsor Level: Exec Premier
Smart IOPS, a Silicon Valley startup, has developed a unique technology called Storage Computing to address the growing needs of data storage, transfer, and analysis. Smart IOPS' technology combines networking, storage, and computing in an innovative way to manifest a new type of platform that will disrupt current data-center infrastructure models by enabling economies of scale not seen before.
Booth: 609, Sponsor Level: Platinum
SMART Modular is a leader in the design, manufacture and supply of specialty memory and storage solutions. Combining leading-edge design and manufacturing with proven world-class support, SMART Modular leverages its deep expertise in DRAM and Flash architectures, with customer-specific design focus. SMART Modular delivers high-quality, high-reliability solutions to a broad customer base, including computing, networking and telecom OEMs as well as printer, storage, automotive, mobile and industrial customers.
Booth: 627, Sponsor Level: Platinum
SMART Modular Technologies
As a not-for-profit association, the SNIA enables our members to develop robust solutions for storing and managing the massive volumes of information generated by today’s businesses. For more than a decade we have worked to bring recognition of storage issues to the IT world, making storage less complicated for the end user. As a result, the SNIA has adopted the role of industry catalyst for the development of storage solution specifications and technologies, global standards, and storage education.
Booth: TBD, Sponsor Level: Bronze
Invented by Silicon Storage Technologies (SST) and later acquired by Microchip, SuperFlash® technology is an innovative flash memory technology providing erase times up to 1,000 times faster than competing flash memory technologies on the market. Serial and parallel flash memory products are an excellent choice for applications requiring superior performance, excellent data retention and high reliability.
Booth: 120, Sponsor Level: Bronze
Swissbit, a global leader in the design, development, and manufacture of DRAM and Flash memory products, supplies high quality memory solutions to the Industrial, Embedded, Communications & Networking, Military & Aerospace, Transportation, Casino Gaming, and Medical Equipment markets.
Booth: 419, Sponsor Level: Platinum
Symbolic IO is the first computational defined storage solution solely focused on advanced computational algorithmic compute engine, which materializes and dematerializes data – effectively becoming the fastest, most dense, portable and secure, media- and hardware-agnostic storage solution.
Booth: 313, Sponsor Level: Premier
Since 2009, we’ve provided innovative flash-optimized storage solutions that enable businesses of all sizes to accelerate their applications, reduce their storage footprint and cut operational costs. With demand growing for bigger data and faster service, your data storage choices can make or break your business. Accelerate your business with Tegile’s all-flash and hybrid storage solutions.
Sponsor Level: Bronze
Headquartered in Beaverton, Oregon, Tektronix delivers innovative, precise and easy-to-operate test, measurement and monitoring solutions that solve problems, unlock insights and drive discovery. Tektronix has been at the forefront of the digital age for 70 years.
Teledyne LeCroy is a leading provider of oscilloscopes, protocol analyzers and related test and measurement solutions that enable companies across a wide range of industries to design and test electronic devices of all types. Since our founding in 1964, we have focused on creating products that improve productivity by helping engineers resolve design issues faster and more effectively.
Booth: 706, Sponsor Level: Bronze
Teradyne is a leading supplier of automation equipment for test and industrial applications. Teradyne Automatic Test Equipment (ATE) is used to test semiconductors, wireless products, data storage and complex electronic systems, which serve consumer, communications, industrial and government customers.
Over 25 years ago, Toshiba invented NAND Flash technology. Today, Toshiba offers one of the industry’s broadest line-ups of Flash-based storage solutions—enabling a wide range of applications in the consumer, mobile, industrial, and enterprise markets. Products include enterprise and client drives, enterprise grade NAND Flash components, managed NAND solutions, SD memory cards and USB flash drives with industry-leading performance and capacities.
Booth: 407, Sponsor Level: Executive Premier
Transcend Information was founded in 1988 by Mr. Chung-Won Shu, Peter, with its headquarters in Taipei, Taiwan. Today, Transcend has become a leading global brand of digital storage, multimedia and industrial products with 14 offices worldwide. Not only do we design, develop, and manufacture all of our own products, but we also market and sell them. At Transcend, we uphold the highest quality and believe in professional service. As a customer-focused company, Transcend has the ability to quickly respond to the market's changing needs.
Booth: 724, Sponsor Level: Bronze
UFS is widely viewed as the next generation storage technology for intelligent mobile phones and tablets. The Universal Flash Storage Association (UFSA) was founded in 2010 as an open Trade Association to promote widespread industry adoption and acceptance of the UFS standard. Our primary mission includes the promotion of UFS technology and infrastructure along with providing product compliance and UFS logo certification management. UFSA also provides valuable input back to JEDEC for future specification development. Current Board members include Samsung, Micron, SK Hynix, Agilent, Phison and Silicon Motion.
Booth: 707, Sponsor Level: Bronze
Universal Flash Storage Association
ULINK Technology is the world leader in providing mass storage test tools for HDD/SSD and flash memory devices. The company is committed to providing non-proprietary third-party test tools, to enhance standardization and compatibility of tested devices, and to help speed up product time to market. ULINK has developed a series of test tools including DriveMaster 2012 Professional for SATA and SAS, SATA-IO certified Digital Test Suites, SATA Protocol Test Suites, and OPAL Test Suites. ULINK’s test tools can be used for product development, validation, qualification, and QA/QC testing.
Booth: 720, Sponsor Level: Bronze
Founded in 1988, the University of New Hampshire InterOperability Lab (UNH-IOL) is the Ethernet industry’s premier independent lab for standards-verification and interoperability testing. In addition, the UNH-IOL provides rigorous one-on-one quality assurance testing as well as leading-edge facilities and support for multi-vendor group tests (often referred to as “plugfests”) in nearly every facet of networking.
Between plugfests, companies can pay an annual membership fee for product testing and can add their equipment to a shared reference test bed in one or more of the lab’s vendor-neutral technology focus groups called consortiums. Standards-based conformance and interoperability
Booth: 719, Sponsor Level: Bronze
Unigen Corporation is a leader in the design and manufacturing of enterprise-grade flash storage, DRAM, and wireless communication modules. Unigen is a privately-held company, with corporate headquarters located in Fremont, California, where it operates its state-of-the-art facility.
Unigen's core competency is in the design and manufacturing of custom solutions and services to leading Tier 1 OEM clients. Our services include Original Design Manufacturing (ODM), Custom Design, Memory Focused Contract Manufacturing, Worldwide Distribution, Supply Chain Management, Validation, Pre- and Post-Sales Support.
With top manufacturer's representatives throughout the US and Europe, Unigen is keenly focused on exceeding customer expectations.
Booth: 628, Sponsor Level: Gold
“UniTest” means Unique & Sole[Uni] Test Solution. The company name itself contains the meaning of creation. UniTest was founded in Mar. 2000 and was organized 55% R&D. With Creative and skillful engineers, progressive management philosophy and continuous research, UniTest is diversifying not only DRAM Tester market but also SSD, Flash and System LSI Tester market.
UniTest’s continuous development and creative challenge becomes distinguished in the world and is pioneering to the world market with the Global standard Tester.
Booth: 709, Sponsor Level: Bronze
Founded in 1887, and headquartered in Ellwangen, Germany, VARTA Microbattery is a global leader in the design, manufacturing and marketing of an extensive variety of batteries and energy storage products supporting long life under extreme operating conditions. Their portfolio of rechargeable products includes NiMH, lithium button and cylindrical versions, while their primary products offering features button and cylindrical lithium, alkaline, zinc air, and silver oxide batteries. VARTA Microbattery's products are widely employed in a broad array of OEM and retail markets including automotive, medical, computing, hearing aid, industrial and communications.
Now the company has launched VARTA Powercaps with more capacitance, more energy at less volume space.
Booth: 128, Sponsor Level: Bronze
VIA Technologies is a global leader in the development of highly-integrated embedded platform and system solutions for M2M, IoT, and Smart City applications, ranging from video walls and digital signage to healthcare and industrial automation.
Booth: 728, Sponsor Level: Bronze
Virtium is a leading innovator of embedded SSD and industrial memory solutions designed specifically to meet the dynamic requirements of embedded systems. With embedded SSD and DDR products strategically aligned to application roadmaps, Virtium backs-up its technology with superior customer service and technical support.
Sponsor Level: Bronze
As a leader in storage infrastructure workload analytics and performance validation, Load DynamiX empowers:
Booth: 701, Sponsor Level: Bronze
Virtual Instruments (Load DynamiX)
Western Digital is an industry-leading provider of storage technologies and solutions that enable people to create, leverage, experience, and preserve data. The company addresses ever-changing market needs by providing a full portfolio of compelling, high-quality storage solutions with customer-focused innovation, high efficiency, flexibility, and speed. Our products are marketed under the HGST, SanDisk, and WD brands to OEMs, distributors, resellers, cloud infrastructure providers, and consumers.
Booth: 207, Sponsor Level: Premier
Synopsys is the Silicon to Software partner for innovative companies developing the electronic products and software applications we rely on every day. As the world’s 16th largest software company, Synopsys has a long history of being a global leader in electronic design automation (EDA) and semiconductor IP and is also growing its leadership in software quality and security solutions. Whether you’re a system-on-chip (SoC) designer creating advanced semiconductors, or a software developer writing applications that require the highest quality and security, Synopsys has the solutions needed to deliver innovative, high-quality, secure products.
Viking Technology is recognized as a leader in NVDIMM technology. Supporting a broad range of memory solutions that bridge DRAM and SSD, Viking delivers solutions to OEMs in the enterprise, high-performance computing, industrial and the telecommunications markets. Viking Technology is a division of Sanmina Corporation (Nasdaq: SANM), a leading Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) provider.
Booth: 517, Sponsor Level: Platinum
Winbond Electronics Corporation is a leading global supplier of semiconductor memory solutions, headquartered in Taichung, Taiwan. Winbond’s major products include specialty DRAM, mobile RAM, Code Storage NOR Flash and SLC NAND Flash memories. As a global supplier of Flash memory products and inventors of many popular Multi-I/O Serial Flash architectures which yielded revenues in 2015 of approximately 965 million US dollars. Winbond has approximately 2,500 + employees worldwide, with offices in Taiwan, Hong Kong, China, Japan, Israel and the United States of America.
Xilinx is the world's leading provider of all programmable FPGAs, SoCs and 3D ICs. These industry-leading devices are coupled with a next-generation design environment and IP to serve a broad range of customer needs, from programmable logic to programmable systems integration
Booth: 126, Sponsor Level: Bronze