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AccelStor

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
AccelStor

Acute Technology

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.

Booth: 819
Acute Technology

ADATA Technology

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
ADATA Technology

Advantest

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: Gold
Advantest

AIC

AIC is a leading provider of both standard OTS (off-the-shelf) and OEM/ODM server and storage solutions. With expert in-house design, manufacturing and validation capabilities, AIC's broad selection of products are highly flexible and configurable to any form factor, standard or custom. AIC leads the industry with over 20 years of experience in mechanical, electronic, system-level engineering as well as a dedication to innovation and customer satisfaction. Headquartered in Taiwan, AIC has offices and operations throughout the United States, Asia and Europe.

Booth: 801
AIC

Amphenol

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: Gold
Amphenol

Apacer

Since 1997, Apacer has been one of the first SSD pioneers that specializes in industrial Flash and DRAM products. Together with our R&D, design, manufacturing, and marketing strengths, Apacer has become a leading global SSD manufacturer in the industry. Apacer has always followed our core promise, “Access the best,” to produce reliable, innovative products and services. Not only does Apacer supplies customers with high performance, rugged, reliable SSD storage and memory modules, Apacer becomes an extension to creating value-add to our customers’ application and appliances. With a marketing network that stretches across worldwide distributors, product manufacturing facilities, and retail consumers, Apacer brand bring ruggedness and reliability to a whole new level.

Booth: 806
Apacer

Attala Systems

Attala Systems has a new vision for reinventing private and public cloud infrastructure.

Booth: 848
Attala Systems

Avery Design

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.

Booth: 718
Avery Design

Brimo Technology

Brimo established in 2007 and has been at the forefront of design and fabrication. We provide the best ODM and OEM services to different industries and applications, and our professional team is dedicated to design and innovation. Both ISO 9001 and 14001 certified with outstanding design ability and production quality. In 2011, we started our new business development in the laser industry and our fiber laser source department was established in 2014. Our self developed nanosecond pulsed low-mid Watts fiber laser source was introduced and successfully commercialized and mass produced with consistent order since 2015.

Booth: 641
Brimo Technology

Calypso Systems

We are professionals in Solid State Storage test and measurement. Calypso designs, develops and sells sophisticated test and measurement instrumentation used in the characterization of solid state storage device performance. Located in the heart of the Silicon Valley, Calypso has been providing high performance test equipment to the mass storage industry since 1991.

Booth: 824, Sponsor Level: Bronze
Calypso Systems

CEA LETI

The CEA is established in nine centers spread throughout France. It works in partnership with many other research bodies, local authorities and universities. Within this context, the CEA is a stakeholder in a series of national alliances set up to coordinate French research in energy (ANCRE), life sciences and health (AVIESAN), digital science and technology (ALLISTENE), environmental sciences (AllEnvi) and human and social sciences (ATHENA).

Booth: 852, Sponsor Level: Bronze
CEA LETI

Chelsio Communications

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.

Booth: demo table
Chelsio

Chosen Voice

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: 953, Sponsor level: Organizational
Chosen Voice

CNEX Labs

CNEX is a privately held start-up company, founded in 2013 by semiconductor industry veterans in Silicon Valley. Funded by venture capital and investments from Fortune 500 companies in storage and networking, CNEX is chartered to deliver innovative semiconductors and software solutions. For its first product, CNEX teamed with NAND Flash manufacturers and storage vendors to develop a revolutionary new NVMe PCIe SSD controller that adds support for LightNVM/Openchannel operation, and native Ethernet I/O connectivity. CNEX SSD controller ASICs deliver high-performance with low and predictable latency, and provide flexibility for software-defined-storage with host-based FTL, and Ethernet I/O for storage fabric scalability.

Sponsor Level: Bonze
CNEX Labs

Connetics

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: 941, Sponsor level: Organizational
Connetics

Easy Computing Company

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.

Booth: 639
Easy Computing Company

Everspin

Headquartered in Chandler, Arizona, Everspin Technologies, Inc. is the worldwide leader in designing, manufacturing, and commercially shipping discrete and embedded Magnetoresistive RAM (MRAM) into markets and applications where data persistence, performance, and endurance are paramount. With over 70 million 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
Everspin

Fadu

FADU is developing next generation NVMe SSD controllers. Based on successful introduction of FPGA based enterprise SSD in FMS 2016, we are preparing two ASICs of with the best IOPS/watt. We raise the bar for the SSD industry.

Booth: 715, Sponsor Level: Gold
Fadu

Fibre Channel Ind Association

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 Technologies

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.

Booth: 834
Flex Logix Technologies

Gen Z Consortium

Gen-Z: An open systems Interconnect designed to provide memory semantic access to data and devices via direct-attached, switched or fabric topologies.
The Gen-Z Consortium is made up of leading computer industry companies dedicated to creating and commercializing a new data access technology.
Gen-Z was developed to enhance existing solution architectures and enable new solutions architectures while delivering new levels of performance (high-bandwidth, low-latency), software efficiency, power optimizations, and industry agility. Gen-Z technologies can be transparently inserted into any solution with no operating system or middleware software changes required.

Booth: 739, Sponsor Level: Gold
Gen Z Consortium

GigaDevice

GigaDevice, the leading provider of Non-Volatile Memory (NVM) devices, is the fabless company engaged in advanced memory and related chip design in Mainland China.

Booth: 640, Sponsor Level: Gold
GigaDevice

Hagiwara Solutions

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
Hagiwara Sys-Com

IEEE-CNSV

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: 935, Sponsor level: Organizational5
IEEE-CNSV

Industry-Academia Partnership

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: 833, Sponsor level: Organizational
Industry-Academia Partnership

Innodisk

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
Innodisk

Intel

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: 745, Sponsor Level: Premier Exec
Intel

IntelliProp

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.

Booth: 821
IntelliProp

IP-Maker

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.

Booth: 717
IP-Maker

IT Brand Pulse

IT Brand Pulse is a trusted source of testing, research and analysis about IT infrastructure, including servers, storage and networking.

  • IT Brand Pulse Labs - Test reports and product validation from hands-on testing.
  • End User, Channel and OEM Research - Brand Leader, Technology, Product, and Customer Satisfaction surveys, as well as focus groups and custom research.
  • Product Databases - Quarterly report for selected product categories with a database of commercially-available products and their attributes.
  • Industry Analysis - IT Brand Pulse analysts publish reports and contribute weekly to leading industry publications including InfoStor, Network Computing, Seeking Alpha, and Virtual Strategy Magazine.

Booth: TBD, Sponsor level: Analyst
IT Brand Pulse

Kazan Networks

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.

Booth: 700, Sponsor Level: Gold
Kazan Networks

Kemet

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 com​​​patibility solutions and supercapacitors. Our vision is to be the preferred suppli​er of electronic component solutions for customers demanding the highest standards of quality, delivery and service.

Booth: 701
Kemet

Lite-On Storage Groupn

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
Lite-On Storage Group

Marvell

Marvell first revolutionized the digital storage industry by moving information at speeds never thought possible. Today, that same breakthrough innovation remains at the heart of the company's storage, networking and connectivity solutions. With leading intellectual property and deep system-level knowledge, Marvell's semiconductor solutions continue to transform the enterprise, cloud, automotive, industrial, and consumer markets.

Booth: 511, Sponsor Level: Premier
Marvell

Maxio

Maxio was founded in November 2014, headquartered in Hangzhou with development, customer support and sales offices in Shenzhen, Taiwan and Silicon Valley. Maxio provides a variety selection of Solid State Drive (SSD) controllers, covering SATA 6Gb/s and PCI Express SSD controllers. Maxio 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.
Maxio’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.
Maxio is committed to bringing the most advanced memory storage controller solutions to lead the high-speed storage market forward.

Booth: 811, Sponsor Level: Bronze
Maxio

Mellanox

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: 138, Sponsor Level: Gold
Mellanox

Memblaze

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: 636, Sponsor Level: Gold
Memblaze

Microsemi

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
Microsemi

MobiVeil

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: Bronze
MobiVeil

MPSTOR

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.

Booth: 844-846
MPSTOR

NCI Analyzers

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).

Booth: 703
NCI Analyzers

Neosem

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.

Booth: 814
Neosem

NETINT Technologies

NVMe based solid state solutions to enterprise customers. Our solutions from IC designs to database acceleration provide enterprises with the fastest access to information that can be offered with solid state technologies.

Booth: 122, Sponsor Level: Gold
NETINT Technologies

Newisys

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: 733, Sponsor Level: Bronze
Newisys

NGD Systems

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.

Booth: 618, Sponsor Level: Gold
NGD Systems

Nimbus Data

Nimbus Data develops an award-winning portfolio of all-flash memory storage systems purpose-built for virtualization, databases, cloud infrastructure, and technical computing. Our solutions, engineered from the ground up for flash memory, combine patent-pending hardware innovation and comprehensive data management software to deliver the industry’s best performance, energy efficiency, scalability, and total cost of ownership.

Booth: 313, Sponsor Level: Platinum
Nimbus Data

NPlusT Semiconductor Appl Ctr

NplusT helps its customers to accelerate their non-volatile memory development, from early technology research to production yield ramp-up, by providing high performance engineering test solutions and a leading-edge memory array analysis and bitmap software tools.
NplusT’s test systems are also applied in the deep analysis of memory devices from the application point of view, essential to build efficient SSD controllers and other storage products mounting NVMs.
The company is based in Italy. Around 20 semiconductor companies and research institutes are using NplusT products and services worldwide.

Booth: 809
NPlusT Semiconductor Appl Ctr

OakGate Technology

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.

Booth: 807
OakGate Technology

One Stop Systems

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

Open CAPI Consortium

The OpenCAPI Consortium is an open forum to manage the OpenCAPI specification and ecosystem. OpenCAPI is a not-for-profit organization formed in October 2016 by OpenCAPI Board Members AMD, Google, IBM, Mellanox Technologies and Micron to create an open coherent high performance bus interface based on a new bus standard called Open Coherent Accelerator Processor Interface (OpenCAPI) and grow the ecosystem that utilizes this interface. Emerging accelerated computing is driving the initiative and advanced memory/storage solutions that have introduced significant system bottlenecks in today's current open bus protocols and requires a technical solution that is openly available.

Booth: 933, Sponsor Level: Organizational
Open CAPI Consortium

Phison Electronics

Phison Electronics Corp. is a global leader in NAND Flash controller IC and storage solutions. In 2000, Phison developed the world’s first single-chip USB flash drive controller and has since created a wide range of innovative solutions over SSD (PCIe/SATA/PATA), eMMC, UFS, SD and USB interfaces, shipping over 600 million IC units annually. Phison also provides value-added system integration and total solution services across consumer, industrial, and enterprise markets. An active participant in industry standards, Phison is on the Board of Directors for SDA, ONFI, UFSA and a contributor for JEDEC, PCI-SIG, MIPI, NVMe and IEEE-SA.

Booth: 614, Sponsor Level: Gold
Phison Electronics

PLDA

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)

Booth: 826
PLDA

Prodigy Technovations

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.

Booth: 840
Prodigy Technovations

QNAP

QNAP Systems, Inc., headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan, provides a comprehensive range of cutting-edge Network-attached Storage (NAS) and video surveillance solutions based on the principles of usability, high security, and flexible scalability. QNAP offers quality NAS products for home and business users, providing solutions for storage, backup/snapshot, virtualization, teamwork, multimedia, and more. QNAP envisions NAS as being more than "simple storage", and has created many NAS-based innovations to encourage users to host and develop Internet of Things, artificial intelligence, and machine learning solutions on their QNAP NAS.

Booth: 647
QNAP

Quarch

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.

Booth: 637
Quarch

Radian Memory

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
Radian Memory

Realtek

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.

Booth: 825
Realtek

SageMicro

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: 626, Sponsor Level: Gold
SageMicro

SANBlaze Technology

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: 624, Sponsor Level: Bronze
SANBlaze Technology

ScaleFlux

ScaleFlux is the pioneer in providing Computational Storage Subsystem (CSS) solutions at scale. CSS is the foundation for modern, data-driven infrastructure that enables responsive performance, affordable scaling, and agile platforms for compute and storage I/O intensive applications. Founded in 2014, ScaleFlux is a well-funded startup with leaders proven to deploy complex computing and solid-state storage solutions in volume.

Booth: 113, Sponsor Level: Premier
ScaleFlux

SCSI Trade Association

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

SD 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
SD Association

Seagate

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
Seagate

Serial Cables

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.

Booth: 633
Serial Cables

SerialTek

SerialTek is a provider of innovative data storage test tools and solutions since 2007. Many leading storage manufacturers depend on our products to improve product quality and drive time-to-market requirements. The company was founded with the goal of making test and measurement solutions more powerful and fast yet easier to use. SerialTek's engineers include the original inventors of many of the popular features found in protocol analyzers, including hardware indexing during capture, buffer segmentation with auto-re-arm, ultra-fast histograms and multiple trigger sequencers. Our solutions support the Serial Attached SCSI (SAS), SATA (Serial ATA), PCI Express (PCIe) and Non-Volatile Memory Express (NVMe) protocols.

Booth: 635
SerialTek

Siglead

R&D of signal processing algorithm. Design and sale of signal processing LSI. Development and sale of IP(Intellectual Property).

Booth: 900
Siglead

Silicon Motion

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
Silicon Motion

SK hynix

SK hynix is the global leader in producing semiconductor, such as DRAM, NAND Flash, and CMOS Image Sensors. Recently SK hynix introduced the industry’s first 72-Layer 256Gb 3D NAND Flash based on its TLC arrays and own technologies. 3D NAND demand will rapidly increase across AI(Artificial Intelligence), Big Data and Cloud Storage in the 4th industrial revolution. SK hynix plans to expand the usage of the product to SSDs and mobile gadgets such as smart phones to further improve its business structure weighted towards DRAM. In addition to its stand along NAND Flash products, SK hynix provides the best NAND solutions to meet a variety of customer needs through Multi Chip Package(MCP), embedded Flash and SSD solutions.

Booth: 107, Sponsor Level: Executive Premier
SK hynix

SmartIOPS

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 IOPS

SMART Modular Technologies

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

SNIA

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: 820, Sponsor Level: Bronze
SNIA

SST

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: 130, Sponsor Level: Bronze
SST

Swissbit

Reliable storage of data is Swissbit’s mission. Swissbit only provides devices that meet the highest requirements: storage media that hold and protect data even under difficult conditions.
Swissbit relies on over 20 years of experience in the development of removable and embedded memory solutions for the most demanding markets: fail-safe storage solutions meeting the needs of NetCom, Automotive and Industrial applications. From flash memory for extreme temperature like SD memory cards, SSDs with SATA and PCIe interface to tamper-proof secure data storage: All Swissbit products meet the highest quality criteria and performance benchmarks with long term availability in focus.

Booth: 419, Sponsor Level: Platinum
Swissbit

Symbyon Systems

Symbyon Systems' patented decoder technology provides LDPC solutions with tremendous savings: 75% savings are reported

Booth: 850
Symbyon Systems

Synopsys

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.

Sponsor Level:Bronze
Synopsys

Teledyne LeCroy

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
Teledyne-LeCroy

Toshiba America Electronic Components

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
Toshiba America Electronic Components

ULINK Technology

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 2015 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
ULINK Technology

UNH-IOL

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
www.iol.unh.edu

UNIC2 Mem Technology

UNIC2 Memory Technology Co., Ltd is a subsidiary of Tsinghua Unigroup that delivers a broad portfolio of high-performance flash memory solutions from consumer to enterprise applications. The category of products are eMMC, UFS, SATA SSD and PCIe SSD, packaged with industrial standard of BGA, M.2, U.2 and etc . UNIC2 Memory also possesses the capacity of memory chips and controllers' designing, packaging, testing, manufacturing, sales and services. We are determined to be the Chinese largest flash memory manufacturer to support the long-term needs of customers.

Booth: 523, Sponsor Level: Platinum
UNIC2 Mem Technology

UniTest

“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
UniTest

Viavi Solutions

Viavi is a new global company created from the people, expertise and technology of JDSU’s successful test and measurement and network and service enablement offerings. Come by our booth to see features of our PCIe and NVMe storage protocol Analyzers, Jammers, and an assortment of probes including M.2, SFF-8639, and SFF-8644.
Come by our booth to see features of our PCIe and NVMe storage protocol Analyzers, Jammers, and an assortment of probes including M.2, SFF-8639, and SFF-8644.

Booth: 810
Viavi Solutions

Viking Technology

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
Viking Technology

Virtual Instruments (Load DynamiX)

As a leader in storage infrastructure workload analytics and performance validation, Load DynamiX empowers:

  • IT organizations with the insight they need to optimize the performance, availability, and cost of their storage infrastructure. Load DynamiX accelerates new application roll-outs, assures performance, and eliminates the risk of new technology deployments.
  • Storage and network technology vendors with the insight they need to maximize the performance, scalability and reliability of their products. Load DynamiX accelerates your time to market and helps you prove the value of your products to prospective customers.

Booth: 818
Virtual Instruments (Load DynamiX)

Winbond

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.

Booth: 721
Winbond

Xilinx

Xilinx is the leading provider of All Programmable FPGAs, SoCs, MPSoCs, RFSoCs, and 3D ICs. Xilinx uniquely enables applications that are both software defined and hardware optimized – powering industry advancements in Cloud Computing, Video/Vision, Industrial IoT, and 5G Wireless.

Booth: 219, Sponsor Level: Premier
Xilinx

YeeStor

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Booth: 645, Sponsor Level: Bronze
YeeStor