Pure Storage Announces Global Technology Roadshow, “Accelerate Possible™”

The “Pure Live“ event series runs in 40 cities across six continents through September

Mountain View, Calif. – May 23, 2016 — Pure Storage (NYSE: PSTG), the market’s leading independent solid-state array vendor, today announced its new global “Pure Live” roadshow following the inaugural technology conference, Pure//Accelerate, which took place this past March in San Francisco. The roadshow kicked off in Sao Paulo/Brazil and Sydney/Australia, with 38 more cities across six continents to follow through early September. Attendees will walk away with a deeper understanding of how Pure Storage all-flash storage platform can make their businesses stronger, faster and simpler. 

“On the heels of our inaugural Pure//Accelerate conference in San Francisco in March, we are thrilled to bring the best sessions and lessons learned directly to our customers, partners and peers, said Jonathan Martin, CMO, Pure Storage. “We will provide easily accessible information about our innovative new technology and insight from industry experts, as well as share valuable insight into customer experiences. We warmly welcome anyone and everyone to join the discussion.”

Highlights of each Roadshow event include:

·       Opening keynote delivered by a Pure Storage executive

·       Informative panel discussions with industry leading local partners and customers

·       A demonstration of the Pure Storage latest FlashArray//m product

·       Sessions about the Pure FlashArray//m10, Pure FlashStack Mini, and the new Pure FlashBlade expandable storage platform

The Pure Live roadshow will visit 10 U.S. cities throughout June, including:

·       Dallas, TX – June 9

·       Atlanta, GA – June 9

·       Minneapolis, MN – June 14

·       Denver, CO – June 15

·       Los Angeles, CA – June 16

·       Washington, D.C. – June 21

·       San Diego, CA – June 22

·       Cincinnati, OH – June 22

·       Seattle, WA – June 22

·       New York, NY – June 23

For more information on local Pure Live events, including the event agenda and complete roster of speakers, or for an overview of all international event locations across Europe, Africa, Latin America and Asia, visit our website and register for “Pure Live” in your city.

About Pure Storage

Pure Storage (NYSE:PSTG) accelerates possible, transforming businesses in ways previously unimagined. The company’s disruptive, software-driven storage technology combined with a customer-friendly business model drives business and IT transformation for customers through dramatic increases in performance and efficiency at lower costs. Pure Storage FlashArray//m is simpler, faster and more elegant than any other technology in the datacenter. FlashArray//m is ideal for the move toward big data and for performance-intensive workloads such as cloud computing, database systems, desktop virtualization, real-time analytics and server virtualization. With Pure's industry leading Satmetrix-certified NPS score of 79, Pure customers are some of the happiest in the world, and include large and mid-size organizations across a range of industries: cloud-based software and service providers, consumer web, education, energy, financial services, governments, healthcare, manufacturing, media, retail and telecommunications. With Pure Storage, companies push the boundaries of what's possible to become faster, smarter and more innovative.

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Media Contact:

Julia André         

International PR

julia.andre@purestorage.com

 

Joseph Beare

North American PR

jbeare@purestorage.com