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Featuring 3-D Flash, NVMe/NVMe-oF, and Persistent Memory

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Program - The Flash Memory Summit program will provide attendees with practical information on the current state of flash memory and its applications. It consists of:

  • Half-day forums
  • Panel discussions
  • Keynotes
  • Half-day pre-conference seminars
  • Expert tables
  • Paper sessions
  • Tutorials and updates
  • Special sessions
  • Application briefs/posters

Typical topics of interest include:

  • SSDs
  • Flash technology
  • Persistent memory/NVDIMM
  • Flash on the memory bus
  • Enterprise storage systems
  • All-flash arrays
  • Controllers
  • New non-volatile technologies
  • NVMe/PCIe storage
  • Application acceleration
  • 3-D NAND/3-D XPoint
  • Market research
  • User best practices/experiences
  • Security
  • Standards
  • Fabrics (NVMe-oF)
  • Performance analysis/testing
  • Endurance/reliability/wear
  • Cloud computing
  • Flash storage networking
  • Consumer/mobile applications
  • Embedded applications
  • Data recovery/erasure
  • Software-defined storage
  • Hyperscale applications
  • Hyperconvergence

Intended Audience:

  • Hardware and software designers
  • Storage specialists
  • Data center/computer/network managers
  • Storage engineers/managers
  • Communications engineers
  • Venture capitalists
  • Marketing and product managers
  • Embedded system designers
  • Systems engineers/analysts
  • Engineering managers
  • Solution providers and consultants
  • VARs, OEMs, system integrators
  • Consumer electronics designers
  • Market and financial analysts

Your Participation - The Conference is open to everyone involved in the design, development, integration, marketing, use, or support of flash memory, or related hardware, software, or services. Please submit your proposal no later than April 13, 2018 to:

For questions, contact Program Chairperson Dr. Lance Leventhal at (858) 756-3327 or Lance@FlashMemorySummit.com

Proposal Submission - Please use our ONLINE FORM to submit your proposal. If you have any questions regarding the online submission form process, please contact our webmaster.

Acceptance will be made by April 20, 2018

Proceedings - A copy of the paper or visuals for publication in the Conference Proceedings must be provided by July 20, 2018.