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Samsung Semiconductor to Keynote on Vertical NAND and Other Flash Advances, Plus Present in Eight Sessions at 2014 Flash Memory Summit

July 30, 2014

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Two top vice presidents at Samsung Semiconductor Inc. will discuss the continued evolution of Vertical NAND and its impact on the new data center, as well as other NAND memory advancements, in a keynote to be delivered at the Flash Memory Summit at noon on Tuesday, August 5th in the Mission City Ballroom at the Santa Clara Convention Center.

The keynote, being presented by Bob Brennan, Senior Vice President, Memory Solutions Lab and Jim Elliott, Corporate Vice President, Memory Marketing, will highlight how recently introduced 3D V-NAND and other TCO-optimized NAND-based technologies from Samsung Semiconductor, Inc. will enable more application responsiveness in handling Cloud and Big Data-based workloads. The Samsung executives will also discuss how new enterprise solutions such as V-NAND and PCIe NVMe SSDs offer compelling benefits for data center managers.

In addition to the keynote, Samsung Semiconductor Inc. is set to deliver eight individual session and panel presentations at the Summit. These include:

Tuesday, August 5

3:15 p.m.Forum C-12:SSD Moving Rapidly to the Next Level

Ryan Smith, Senior Manager, SSD Product Marketing

Ballroom C

3:15 p.m.Session 103-A: Storage Security: Back to the Future (panel discussion)

Michael Willett, Storage Security Strategist

Hyatt Bayshore E&W

3:15 p.m.Forum A-12: Scaling from Data Center to Client

Keun Soo Jo, Senior Engineer, Memory Product Planning

Ballroom A

4:35 p.m.Session 104-A:Solid State Drives with Self Encryption: Solidly Secure

Michael Willett, Storage Security Strategist

Hyatt Bayshore E&W

Wednesday, August 6

8:30 a.m.Session 201-C:Letís Hear It for the Latest in PCIe SSDs

Keun Soo Jo, Senior Manager, Memory Product Planning (panel presentation)

Ballroom G

8:30 a.m.Session 201-D: Introduction to UFS and the Mobile Market

Hank Lai, Senior Manager, Mobile Storage Product Planning

Room 209

Thursday, August 7

8:30 a.m.Session 301-C: Life Beyond Flash: New Non-Volatile Memory Tech

Farhad Tabrizi, Senior Vice President (panel presentation)

Ballroom B

2:40 p.m.Session 303-C: Flash Solves Enterprise Storage Problems Ė Now How Do We Pay for It?

Ryan Smith, Senior Manager, SSD Product Marketing (panel presentation)

Ballroom C

About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in technology, opening new possibilities for people everywhere. Through relentless innovation and discovery, we are transforming the worlds of TVs, smartphones, tablets, PCs, cameras, home appliances, printers, LTE systems, medical devices, semiconductors and LED solutions. We employ 286,000 people across 80 countries with annual sales of U.S. $216.7 billion. To discover more, please visit Samsung Semiconductor, Inc. is a U.S.-based subsidiary of Samsung Electronics.

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Source: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

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