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Flash Memory Summit 2018

By Matt Wokas - 2018-08-06

If you’re a flash memory enthusiast like us, get ready for the 2018 Flash Memory Summit, August 7-9, in Santa Clara, California. As a premier sponsor of the event, we invite you to join Micron technical industry leaders and executives to hear updates on how Micron memory and storage are meeting the challenges of the new data economy. We will also have live demos and prizes in the Micron booth #407. See below for a full list of where you can find Micron at Flash Memory Summit and let us show you how we are transforming how the world uses information to enrich life!

Flash Memory Summit

There are many ways for you to engage with us at FMS, but here are a few highlights:

Keynote Address

Tues, Aug 7th - 1:50-2:20pm PT

Derek Dicker, VP of Micron’s Storage Business Unit, will share how Micron plans to meet the challenges of the new data economy.

Micron Track - QLC

Tues, Aug 7th – 3:40-4:45pm PT

Steve Hanna and Ryan Meredith, of Micron’s Storage Business Unit, explain why QLC is the best way to replace enterprise HDDs.

Micron Track – 5G

Tues, Aug 7th – 4:55-6:00pm PT

Mario Endo, of Micron’s Mobile Business Unit, discusses 5G and mobile storage – phone usage changes and how they will shape mobile storage requirements.

Micron Mixer

Tues, Aug 7th – 7:00-10:00pm PT

Terra Courtyard at the Santa Clara Hyatt

Mix, mingle, and network with Micron senior leadership and executives. Join us for lively conversation, music, and more!

Micron Booth #407

Future Storage Portfolio demos, NVDIMM Persistent Memory demo, All-Flash Reference Architectures, prizes and great conversation!

The complete schedule of where to find Micron at Flash Memory Summit:

Date  Time Program Title Presenter
Tues, Aug. 7 8:30-9:35 a.m. INVT-101A-1: An All-NVMe Performance Deep Dive into Ceph Ryan Meredith, Presenter
Tues, Aug. 7 1:50-2:20 p.m. Keynote 4: QLC Flash: Meeting the Challenges of the New Data Economy Derek Dicker, Presenter
Tues, Aug. 7 3:40-4:45 p.m. SECU-102A-1: New Directions in Security Paul Suhler, Presenter
Tues, Aug. 7 3:40-6:05 p.m. ARCH-102-1: Flash-Memory Based Architectures: A Technical Discussion Karl Schuh, Presenter
Tues, Aug. 7 3:40-4:45 p.m. MCRN-102A-1: QLC Is the Best Way to Replace Enterprise HDDs Steve Hanna, Ryan Meredith, Presenters; Doug Rollins, Moderator
Tues, Aug. 7 4:55-6:00 p.m. MCRN-102B-1: Meeting the Storage Needs of 5G Networks Mario Endo, Presenter
Tues, Aug. 7 4:55-6:00 p.m. SECU-102B-1: Encryption for Data Protection Paul Suhler, Organizer & Chairperson
Tues, Aug. 7 7:00-10:00 p.m. Micron Mixer in the Terra Courtyard Micron Senior Leadership and Executives
Weds, Aug. 8 8:30-10:50 a.m. SSDS-201-1: New Flexible Form Factors for Enterprise and Datacenter SSDs Cliff Smith, Co-Organizer & Co-Chair
Weds, Aug. 8 3:20-5:45 p.m. FTEC-202-1: 3D Flash Shawn Adams, Organizer & Chairperson

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